The Fraunhofer Institute for Cognitive Systems IKS is seeking a highly motivated individual with a Master's degree in computer science or a related field to join their team as a Research Scientist. The successful candidate will work on developing dependable AI-based vehicles, machines, and production facilities while collaborating with the world's best scientists. The position offers a unique combination of excellent science and industrial application, with the possibility of pursuing a Ph.D. or further academic career in the area of safety-critical systems. The position is initially limited to 2 years and can be filled on a part-time basis. The institute values and promotes diversity and welcomes all applications regardless of age, gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, ideology, disability, sexual orientation, and identity.