Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people.

In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

Apply now! It takes less than 10 minutes.

You will be part of the Large Data team for microscopy software at ZEISS. As part of the development team you will work on improving live data viewers, performance measuring tools, investigate future technologies and concepts and write prototypes. You will have the possibility to improve your knowledge in areas such as “Large Data”, live data visualization, performance measurements, compression methods, microscopy data formats and many more. As the leading microscopy company, we have an unlimited number of use cases for “Large Data” and Computer Vision. Datasets ranging from neuron and other cell biology images to microscopic images acquired in industrial quality labs provide us with exciting new challenges every day.

  • Finding pleasure in developing production-ready software in C# or C++, demonstrated by a portfolio of projects

  • Practical experience in software development under Windows

  • Active user of version control (git)

  • Proven track record of contributing maintainable code to team projects or open-source projects

  • Deep curiosity and willingness to dive into new subject areas

  • Self-motivated personality, independent working style and collaborative mindset

  • Fluent in English, German is of advantage The following will be considered an advantage

  • Experience in Image Processing, Compression, Performance Counters

  • Familiarity with Azure DevOps – familiarity with CI/CD

  • Experience in Python