Final application date

27 February, 2022




Charlotte Axelsson

+46 739 20 99 50

SICK is a world-leading supplier of sensors and sensor solutions for industrial applications. We are 11 000 employees in 50 countries and our headquarter is located in Freiburg, Germany. SICK in Linköping is an innovation center for Machine Vision and we are 80 committed employees with a big interest in image processing and visualization. For more than 35 years, our team at SICK Linköping has successfully developed and delivered software for technically leading products within the field of 2D and 3D vision, as well as system solutions for i.e. robot guidance and quality control.

What you will do

The summer internship is about creating prototypes of solutions to Machine Vision application needs, using the SICK image processing algorithm library in AppSpace. SICK AppSpace is a new software concept for App development in our programmable 2D and 3D smart cameras, where the customer can develop the application software using an API in the SICK AppStudio development tool. The work includes image acquisition, image analysis by scripting (Lua-API), graphical user interface and documentation. Your work will contribute to our R&D development of a tool plug-in concept.

You need

  • Experience in programming, at least at scripting level (Lua, Matlab, Python or similar).
  • Knowledge in signal and image processing or in Human Machine Interface is qualifying for the job.

We offer you

Our motto at SICK IVP is to provide world leading solutions in Machine Vision. We have high demands on ourselves and have a helpful attitude towards each other in reaching best possible results. We offer you engaged and dedicated colleagues, exciting technological challenges, a stimulating international collaboration environment, and a culture based on freedom with responsibility. Together we strive for a good balance between work and leisure, which has resulted in a several times awarded working environment.

Period of time

June – August (8 weeks)

For more information please contact:

If you have questions regarding the summer internship, please e-mail to Håkan Byström, Product Manager, or Charlotte Axelsson, HR Manager,

We are looking forward to your application no later than 2022-02-27!

At SICK in Linköping, we are very proud of being a healthy and attractive workplace. For many years, we have been elected as one of the best workplaces in Sweden according to the survey Great Place to Work, the latest award is from 2021. We work actively to reduce our climate footprint and we are active in various ways to contribute to the society and to increase diversity at our workplace.