Full time or part time

Entry level

For almost 20 years, AMERIA AG has been supporting international brands with customer engagement solutions and innovative marketing. With gesture-controlled displays and a comprehensive management platform in the cloud, we combine technology and scalability with interactive data-based content. Our Virtual Promoter is an interactive, gesture-controlled screen that enables our clients to connect with end customers in a digital and innovative way. The foundation of our success is our 70+ employees. We welcome everyone who wants to contribute to our customers' satisfaction with their own initiative and creativity. We are constantly working to further develop our products. To support our development teams, we are looking for you to join our Heidelberg site as an Intern: Software Development Gesture Recognition & Machine Learning (m/f/d).

What you can expect from us:

Gain initial experience in programming computer vision-related applications integrated into screens. Learn about different sensor types and support the implementation and training of machine learning approaches for the recognition of object and motion types. Learn real-world applications and analyse data from devices in use. Work with AMERIA's engineering and project management teams and benefit from a fast-paced environment where learning and taking responsibility is valued from day one.

You will help us grow our business by contributing to improving the gesture accuracy and overall usability of touchless interactive screens. Your tasks will range from coding in C#/C++ to classify gestures to rapid prototyping and (field) testing solutions. Are you excited to learn more about software engineering, machine learning and gesture recognition? Then you could be the person we are looking for. 

What we expect from you:

  • You are a team player, creative and bring a high degree of initiative with you
  • It is important to us that you enjoy further education, especially in the areas of gesture recognition, software testing and industry-specific interfaces.
  • You have knowledge in the areas of software engineering, embedded programming and optics and want to develop this further
  • You are at least in your 4th semester of (business) computer science, electrical engineering or similar.
  • You are flexible and have good organisational skills
  • Very good programming skills in C# and good knowledge of C++
  • Desirable would be:
  • Experience with Python, Golang and other programming languages
  • Experience with Jira, Redmine or similar.
  • Experience with hardware development and/or embedded programming
  • Experience with CAD software.
  • Very good German and English skills round off your profile
  • Willingness to do a minimum 3-month full-time internship in Heidelberg.

Please send your application to Please state your possible starting date. Your contact person is Alice Buehl. We look forward to receiving your application!


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