Test engineer for the protection of electric drives (m/f/d)

Hilti Corporation

What's the role?

With your hands-on mentality and implementation skills, you have an affinity for practical activities and are seeking to develop your skills in the practice-oriented testing of technically complex electric drives.
You feel comfortable in a test and laboratory environment and want to work together with an interdisciplinary and international team on the development of innovative products. To overcome technical challenges, you will contribute your analytical skills and problem-solving know-how – this includes coordinating and taking responsibility for trials of our products from initial samples through to series production.

Who is Hilti?

We develop, manufacture and sell cutting-edge products, technology, software and services for the global construction industry. Hilti stands for innovation, quality and direct customer relationships.
From the pre-development of our own motors, electronics and firmware, to series-maturity - our intelligent mechatronic systems come from our own research and development laboratories.
With 32,000 people in more than 120 countries, we're a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow in your career.

What does the role involve?

The focus is on safeguarding and testing brushless electric motors, their control electronics and power tool components. You will be independently responsible for the planning, execution and evaluation of tests conducted on electric drives and control systems. You will do so in close cooperation with the relevant development departments. You will present the results to the relevant development teams. Based on these results, you will develop and implement new testing technologies for our laboratory. As a team player, you will support good cooperation with our development departments.
The advertised post is a development position: the tasks and responsibilities described above will offer you an opportunity to demonstrate and develop your personal and technical skills. A next possible step could be a technical project management role in the medium term.

We have 800 of the world’s best engineers developing and testing tomorrow’s technical solutions in our innovation center in Liechtenstein and Kaufering.

What do we offer?

We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we ́ll support you in shaping your individual career path.
In addition, we offer you innovative and personalized Benefits, such as

  • Subsidy for childcare
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Mobile Working
  • Company Bike
  • Subsidy for monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
  • Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
    Further benefits:
  • Support in relocating and finding a flat
  • Tax advice
    Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.

What you need is:

  • Completed studies in electrical engineering, electronics, mechatronics or precision engineering
  • First practical experience in the field of electrical drives and/or electronics
  • Know-How in the field of electrical machines and measurement technology
  • Analytical and strategic skills and high affinity for practical activities
  • Excellent communication skills and persuasiveness in an interdisciplinary and international environment
  • Motivation and willingness to develop your own career
  • Team player with excellent communication skills in a dynamic interdisciplinary and international environment
  • Very good knowledge of English, knowledge of German an advantage

Why should you apply?

Innovative drives are one of the most important differentiating factors of our products. To secure new developments, we are looking for you as an innovative support for our testing team. Your technical know-how, your open-mindedness and quick comprehension perfectly complement our team.

During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.
Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.