Bachelor’s / Master’s Thesis Software Engineering

11 Jul 2016
25 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you currently in search of an interesting topic for your thesis that brings together theory and practice? Welcome to ABB! Offering the very best in professional support, we look forward to assisting you during the final stage of your degree course. And beyond your studies? ABB is also the place to be if you're looking for exciting career prospects once you have completed your degree. Please let us know in your application letter, what is your earliest and latest possible start date and how long you would like / be able to stay with ABB.

We offer bachelor's and master's theses in the context of software engineering for automation systems.With your thesis you will investigate and contribute to software for future automation systems, controllers, and engineering tools.You will work in an inter-discipli-nary, international team of scientists, developers, and students.Our team will enable you to experiment hands-on with the latest software platforms, software engineering methods, embedded systems and model-driven techniques.We expect you to show readiness to tackle challenging problems, above-average motivation to program, and proactiveness to come up with novel ideas on how to improve products and processes.

Areas of thesis topics include but are not limited to: sustainable and fault tolerant software architectures, software development frameworks, embedded software, functional safety, formal methods, real-time computing, cloud computing, motion sensing applications, performance modeling, and reliable multi-core systems.

We expect a highly motivated student in computer science, electrical engineering or automation engineering (or a related subject) with a background in software engineering and experience in object-oriented programming (C++, C#, or Java). Good English speaking/ writing skills are highly recommended.