jobs in english, leipglo jobs list

These are jobs for international people being advertised mostly in English for Leipzig and the region – a diversity of vacancies perhaps surprising to those just beginning to explore this market.

The page begins with jobs submitted by the employers themselves directly to LeipGlo. You can still find listings for companies and institutions that are usually hiring, and also for teachers and other school positions at the end. LeipGlo is not responsible for the content of the job ads. Also, we source jobs from the web that might be interesting to international people.

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Logo Max PlanckMPI EVA

The Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology unites scientists with various backgrounds (natural sciences and humanities) whose aim is to investigate the history of humankind from an interdisciplinary perspective with the help of comparative analyses of genes, cultures, cognitive abilities and social systems of past and present human populations as well as those of primates closely related to human beings.”

Check out this opportunity:

Lab assistant / Lab technician

“The Primatology Department at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig is searching for a Lab assistant / (Lab technician). The start date is 1st September 2018, and the contract is limited to 9 months.

“The duties [involve] the operation and maintenance of standard lab equipment; preparation of saliva, urine and fecal samples of apes for hormonal analyses; and conducting hormone extraction and assay procedures in accordance with in-house methods.

“Salary includes the usual healthcare and social benefits under the standard German TVöD contract. Disabled applicants are encouraged to apply and will be given preference in case of equal qualification.

“We offer hi-tech lab facilities as well as state-of-the-art methods and a pleasant work environment with skill development possibilities.”

Experience required

  • Concluded professional training as a chemical/biological assistant (BTA/CTA)
  • Analytical experience with extraction methods (SPE, LLE) is desirable
  • Knowledge of EIA and LC/MS techniques is advantageous
  • Ability to work independently after training period
  • Proficiency in the English language – the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology is an international institute in which English is the official language.


“Please provide a cover letter and a curriculum vitae in English. Email your application under the heading ‘Lab assistant application’ to Dr. Roman Wittig ().”

Submission deadline: 10th August 2018



Data information intelligence (dii) is a global consultancy and market research institute focusing on the diagnostic market, medical devices and imaging.

“We work with physicians, scientists and many others within the healthcare industry to help our clients develop solutions which can better diagnose and treat patients. Our clients range from leading medical companies to start ups, scientific institutions, and other market research and consulting companies. Based in the center of Leipzig, dii began in 2006 and since then we have completed over 300 projects in countries across the globe. For this we rely on a small but international team of dedicated interviewers.

“We offer competitive payment and flexible time management, plus the opportunity to discover new subjects, develop strengths and master challenging tasks in a multilingual global work environment.”

Check out these opportunities:

Project Manager / Team Leader for International Market Research / Consulting

“We are looking for an employee to manage customer-specific international market research projects in the field of medical technology:

  • Planning and controlling of field work (personnel deployment, monitoring of internal progress & workflows, training, quality assurance, weekly tasks)
  • Organization and coordination of project-specific service providers
  • Project-related controlling & reporting
  • Budget planning and accounting
  • Supporting the selection and integration of suitable project management tools and software”


“dii continuously provides jobs as interviewer (quantitative or qualitative). The majority of job assignments are comprised of telephone interviews with clinical staff in various countries. Due to the international nature of our business, we are looking for native speakers of any European language, especially Italian, French, Spanish, English, Polish, Russian, Hungarian, Czech and Nordic languages. Good command of the English language (spoken and written) is essential, since all project materials are to be delivered in English.”



“If you are interested in a career at data information intelligence, please send a cover letter and CV to our email address:”

Intercultural Elements logoICE

InterCultural Elements has been helping retailers and e-commerce sellers expand their sales around the world since 2007. With over 15 nationalities in house here in Leipzig, ICE combines our account managers’ expertise with our homegrown technologies to independently expand and manage our clients’ international sales from A-Z. This includes customizable service solutions for:

  • identifying the most profitable countries and marketplaces
  • translating, localizing and launching items on international marketplaces & websites
  • fully managing e-commerce accounts
  • multilingual email customer service
  • returns”

Check out these opportunities:

Translator English & German – Spanish
Translator English & German – French


Leipzig startup jobs

 Basislager logo@ Basislager Coworking space

“Basislager Coworking is a central (and centrally located) community for entrepreneurs in Leipzig. The coworking space provides infrastructure for startups, freelancers and innovators, and hosts loads of events for founders and those interested in business and technology. The community consists of about 30 tech companies and scalable digital projects that are always on the lookout for talented and motivated people wanting to join the development of tomorrow’s solutions.”


Software Developer – Full and part-time positions: “Help develop a next-generation enterprise blockchain system for document and digital asset management. Opportunity to learn about and gain experience working with distributed systems design, computer vision, and machine learning techniques. The ideal candidate will have strong familiarity with a higher-level language (Python, Javascript, Scala, etc.; Golang is preferred). C/C++ experience is a plus. We offer a competitive salary and equity compensation, a 3-week training program, and flexible working hours. To apply, contact Shreyansh Surana (”

Jobs from the web

Ongoing offers

SpinLab: The HHL Accelerator



Leipzig International School

Itemis AG












Research / academic jobs

Research positions with the German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) – Halle, Jena, Leipzig

University of Leipzig Research Academy

PhD positions at the International Max Planck Research School on Neuroscience of Communication: Function, Structure, and Plasticity (IMPRS NeuroCom), applications possible throughout the year (depending on vacancies).”

Continuous Call for Applications by The Leipzig School of Natural Sciences – Building with Molecules and Nano-objects (BuildMoNa). Applications can be submitted online at

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research

Various academic positions in Leipzig at different levels. OFFERS FROM THIS INSTITUTE

Vacancies at TROPOS – Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research

Vacancies at the Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology

Vacancies with the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology

Research job listings from the European Network for Earth System Modelling

Language schools


The English Room

Leipzig Englisch


For job-seeking refugees

A search engine – in German – connecting employers with job-seeking refugees in Germany can be found on Workeer / Jobbö

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