Job-ID: 21221     Teilzeit

Werkstudent – System Testing (m/f/d)

Explore an exciting opportunity to work with a global 3D visionary leader!

Our FARO University Internship / Werkstudent Program is designed to equip students with the tools needed to succeed in the 3D world. You will be part of a cohort of students and work on meaningful projects that will add to your professional portfolio and skills. Internships can often lead to professional roles after graduation.

Our interns use their education and newly gained skills on real projects and are embedded in our teams, working side by side with FARO professionals.

As a System Testing Intern, you will be contributing to the development of the scanners of our FARO Focus and FARO Freestyle product lines. You will be designing, maintaining and performing manual and automatic software tests using modern test frameworks. Improving the overall system performance using detailed user interface and workflow tests of the complete scanning system will be part of your role. You will be a member of an interdisciplinary development team, contributing to the quality and reliability of complex hardware and software systems. You will have opportunities to cooperate with colleagues from different departments across the organization, e.g. to gain insights on customer workflows from our product management team.

In this internship, you will GAIN KNOWLEDGE – Become familiar with core processes and develop working knowledge of industry terminology. You will BUILD RELATIONSHIPS – Experience the business rhythm of the organization through participation in department meetings and observation of team role models. You will PRODUCE RESULTS – Complete projects and assignments as given. This is a part time position.

Hiring Preferences:

  • Pursuing a degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or related discipline
  • Grades well above average
  • Excellent programming skills in JavaScript or Python
  • Ability to identify and solve complex technical problems
  • Ability to start work in March 2021
  • Ability to work in Stuttgart R&D center

Desired Skills:

  • Programming experience with C++
  • Hands-on experience with manual and automated software testing
  • Knowledge of UI test concepts

Key Behaviors:

  • An open and cooperative mindset, curiosity and self-motivation
  • Goal-oriented and eager to learn
  • Organized and diligent, even when multi-tasking

The FARO internship program should be open-minded and curious about the world, seeking a potential career opportunity at a global company, and anxious to contribute to a challenging and diverse environment.


At FARO, we are committed to encouraging different perspectives and ideas that foster innovation. We believe that we are strongest with a diverse team of employees. We want every FARO employee to feel our commitment to showing respect for all and encouraging open collaboration and communication.

Apply at

FARO Europe GmbH Lingwiesenstraße 11/2 70825 Korntal-Münchingen
We would ask all candidates to apply online at our link in the job postings.