Motius is a research and development company with a unique organizational structure: we combine a solid core team (approximately 70 employees) with an interdisciplinary tech community (approximately 800 members) of software developers, engineers, designers and electrical engineers to build products and prototypes the latest technology areas (including AI, Blockchain, AR / VR and much more).

In this setup, you would support our core engineering team in various projects by several tasks. From setting up our infrastructure properly in order kick-off new projects to writing automated tests for some of our digital products you get a broad insight into latest tech stacks and many different languages / frameworks. Over the course of your internship you can set your own focus and develop more advanced skills, e.g. in backend development, DevOps, product management or security engineering.

YOUR PROFILE

  • Studying Computer Science, Business Informatics, Media Informatics or sth similar
  • First relevant software engineering experience in a modern language (>6 months), preferably Python
  • First touchpoints with agile development setups (scrum, kanban, git, etc.)
  • A curious mind eager to learn a lot very quickly and to connect with a lot of different engineers
  • Strong command in English language (written and verbal)

YOUR ROLE

  • Supporting several R&D projects in various fields, ranging from
  • Scripting tests and improving our code quality
  • Defining the product backlog and preparing the sprint reviews
  • Polishing our products (app, web) before final demos
  • And much more

OUR OFFER

  • Various insights into exciting new projects and products on latest tech stacks
  • Learning and touching React, Django, Kubernetes, Docker, ReactNative, Kotlin, and much more
  • 6 months internship in Munich with option of starting as Werkstudent afterwards
  • Competitive salary
  • Unique and inspiring office culture with a lot of smart engineers from different backgrounds (e.g. App developers, Embedded system engineers, Mechanical engineers, Computer Vision researchers etc.) from over 15 different countries



WORKING AT MOTIUS

Team and Company Culture

If you ask the colleagues around here, attributes being mentioned are mostly: a friendly, open-minded, and collaborative environment. People help each other, go have lunch together, and laugh and chat in the kitchen area. People here are curios, positive, and self-ironic. Most of them are interested in sports, tech topics (e.g. trends), and games.
What makes Motius so special is our vibrant tech community. We have regular community events like game or project nights at which you’ll get to know all our people. Being part of our community means that you will have great insights in new tech and products from different industries, it will never get boring, we promise!

Project management at Motius

Here at Motius we follow an Agile approach to project management that enables us to deliver value to our customers in short intervals but more regularly. This approach allows us to evaluate results and requirements continuosly, enabling us to respond to change quickly.

Perks and Benefits

At Motius we invest 10% of our work time for learning and exploring new technologies, we call this time ELU. It's basically a company internal hackathon for creating prototypes and improving your skillset. On top every permanent core member has a personal development budget and time to participate in congresses, fairs or to complete certificates and degrees.
Your career development is very important for us, so therefore we have a transparent and decentral promotion and performance process at which you’ll get professional detailed feedback twice a year.
The highlight every year is the famous Motius surprise trip. We've already been to Muscat, Stockholm, Riga and Venice.

Office vibes

Our headquarter is located in Munich, we also have offices in Stuttgart and Dubai. We don't have fixed desks at Motius. Rooms and areas have certain rules and furniture and therefore offer everybody to find a place where they can be productive, e.g. in a silent room, areas with standing desks, couches, meeting rooms, workshop, or in an open space. We offer you fresh fruits, coffee and cool drinks. But, remember to always lock your screen: if not, you'll probably volunteer to bring a cake or muffins to the office.