Master Thesis: Automated Microcontroller HIL Testing

Infineon Technologies Austria AG
  • Villach
  • Vollzeit, Diplomarbeit, Dissertation
  • Einsteiger
  • 20.8.2018

Master Thesis: Automated Microcontroller HIL Testing

At a glance

At KAI GmbH, you will perform your thesis project in an industrial research environment, guided and supported by experienced researchers in such diverse areas as hard- and software design, simulation, modeling and semiconductor technology. We work in close cooperation with universities and research facilities supporting your academic education, whereas our industrial partner Infineon offers interesting opportunities for a prospective career path in the semiconductor industry.

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Job description

During your thesis project, we expect you to become a growing expert for embedded software design, with a strong focus on automated microcontroller HIL testing. This means you will acquire some special knowledge and perform dedicated tasks:

  • Design and implementation of the HIL testing framework
  • Design and implementation of individual test routines
  • Verification of the test routines using golden samples
  • Integration of the framework in Jenkins CI
  • Documentation of the software components and writing the Master Thesis

Start: immediately
Employment: Temporary (6 to 9 months), part or full time

This position is subject to the collective agreement for workers and employees in the electrical and electronics industry. The salary for this position is EUR 1825 gross p.m. (full-time Basis).


You are a master student at a university (of applied sciences) covering the area of Informatics or Information Technology and you are best equipped for this task if you are able to:

  • Start right away, because you have completed most of your exams
  • provide some knowledge and experience in programming microcontrollers
  • work and communicate well with our international team in English and/or German
  • provide relevant documents: CV, Bachelor certificate, transcript of records from your university

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