Final application date

26 February, 2023





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 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 Application Development team is built up of 10 open-minded and creative problem solvers, making sure the organization and our customers can benefit the most from our machine vision products. We do this through support, training, pre-studies and custom developments.

We are currently in the process of refactoring our image processing software, Stream Editor. The main task will be to migrate our image processing tools to a new code structure. When this is completed, there are also other possible additional tasks within the same project, e.g., GUI programming, creating example programs and tutorials.

If you have an interest in programming, image processing software, curious about how modern image processing tools works and want to be a part of our continuous improvement’s efforts, you are warmly welcome to contribute!

What you need

  • You have finished at least your bachelor’s degree at university level with a relevant profile such as Applied Physics, Software Development, Computer Science or Media Technology.
  • Knowledge in C++ and C#.

What 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)

More information

If you have questions regarding the summer internship, please e-mail to

David Bäck, Group Manager Application Development,


Charlotte Axelsson, HR Manager,

We are looking forward to your application no later than 2022-02-26!

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.