Master thesis: Embedded WebAssembly – Next step after containers? (f/m/div.)

Career level: Student

Sector: Mobility

Location: Berlin, Brunswick, Frankfurt, Holzkirchen, Ruelzheim, Stuttgart

Full time

2 ITK Mitarbeiter sitzen im Gespräch vor einem Laptop.

What to expect

Exciting projects await you, in which you will help shape the digital world of tomorrow. Enthusiasm for new technologies and cross-industry methodological expertise characterize our work. Our success is based on our innovative strength, mutual trust, appreciative cooperation, diversity and responsibility. You can look forward to a great team.

Job description

  • WebAssembly is a binary instruction format for a stack-based virtual machine as well as a portable compilation target for arbitrary programming languages, enabling application deployment on any modern hardware.
  • You identify the potential of WebAssembly compared to traditional virtualization concepts like containers
  • You research for target device interpreters and runtime environments like Wasm3
  • You create an embedded device application that provides an interpreter for WebAssembly.
  • You make sure that the application can be executed securely in the WebAssembly sandbox.


  • Personality & work style: Team player with good communication skills, structured and solution-oriented working methods combined with a high-quality awareness and independence
  • Experience and know-how: Basic knowledge of embedded Linux and C++ software development, experience with container technologies advantageous
  • Education: Students of Computer Science or a comparable field of study
  • Languages: Very good German and English skills

Additional information

  • Start: immediately / by arrangement
  • Duration: 3 – 6 months

Any questions? Feel free to contact us. 

Julia Wetzel, HR Recruiting

HR Recruiting

Julia Wetzel

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