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Payworks is looking for a
Working Student – Robotics (M/F)

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Job description

Location Munich
Department Development
Schedule Part-time
Type of employment Intern / Student

What you will do...

As a working student at Payworks you will gain a deep understanding of embedded electronics and learn to work between the worlds of hardware and software.Your goal will be to bring our army of testing robots to the next level. The robots are customised to interact with various kinds of credit card terminals and run our automated tests on our infrastructure.


As part of this you will

  • Build new versions of our robots for additional terminals

  • Improve the automation robot design for current and future generations

  • Improve the tooling infrastructure around robots and automated testing plans

  • Work hand in hand with our engineers to identify new test scenarios and extend the functionality for it

What we offer...

  • A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to join a disruptive startup with 80+ super-skilled, international colleagues with diverse backgrounds

  • Flexible working hours during the semester and for semester breaks

  • A playground to experiment with different technologies and try out new approaches

  • The dynamics and fun of working in a quickly growing team, that never stops learning

  • An open culture that welcomes agile methods, where everyone strives towards a common goal

  • Insights into globally operating payment networks and the chance to actively craft the future of payments

What we are looking for...

  • You are enrolled in a full time University program within Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

  • You know your way around microcontrollers and embedded electronics and are familiar with working on the Arduino IDE and with Python

  • You’ve already integrated servos and stepper motors into your own projects

  • You are curious about new technologies and excited to try out new things

  • You have a steady hand during soldering and know how to use a 3D printer

  • You possess attention to detail and good interpersonal skills

  • You have a problem-solving attitude and strong organising skills

About us

Payworks provides a next generation Point of Sale payment gateway technology. With Payworks’ technology developers of Point of Sale solutions for merchants can quickly and cost-efficiently integrate card payment functionality into their applications, and securely process EMV, contactless and mobile wallet transactions at the Point of Sale.

With headquarters in Germany and offices in the UK, the US, Spain and Poznań, Payworks provides its technology to leading acquirers and payment providers globally. We are growing rapidly and are looking for the best talent to join our team on this great journey!