Thesis Student (m/f/d) Operations Management & Production Optimization


Your mission

Join Blickfeld, a leading innovator, on the forefront of shaping the future of LiDAR sensor technology and industrial applications. We are seeking a highly motivated Thesis Student to contribute to the development of an adequate and scalable production strategy for Blickfeld’s Qb2 LiDAR Sensor – as the thesis topic. Unfortunately, we cannot offer any compensation for this work.

Your tasks

  • Analysis of the status quo and identification of inefficiencies in current LiDAR Sensor production 
  • Performance of Value Stream Mapping, OEE and production scalability analysis 
  • Review, evaluation and further development of existing tools to optimize the production process
  • Definition, adjustment and continuous tracking of KPIs to measure and improve productivity

Your profile

  • Studies in the field of production and automation technology, mechatronics, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering or similar
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office Tools (Excel)  
  • Knowledge and experience in production management (Lean Production/ KVP) and logistic processes considered as an advantage

Why Blickfeld?

  • A great team that is on fire for technology
  • A dynamic environment with fast development cycles and flat hierarchies, where you can develop and implement your own ideas
  • The possibility to work and research in a flexible model (remote/office)
  • Fun with your colleagues at our regular team events
  • Extremely good coffee and subsidy for our lunch delivery service

Our Values

  • We are a team – Everyone pitches in
  • “Can-do” attitude
  • Courage to try things out and make your own decisions
  • Things can also go wrong, that’s ok
  • Friendly and constructive interaction
  • We stick together and can rely on each other


Our People and Culture Team is looking forward to your application!


Please send a short letter of motivation, your certificates and your CV. We are looking forward to your application!