Test Engineer - Li-Ion Battery Technology (m/f/d)

Hilti Corporation

What's the role?

You don't just want to do your work at a desk, but also feel comfortable in a test field environment and can thus also "grasp" our products. In our technically state-of-the-art laboratory, you will be responsible for testing complex battery systems for the protection of Li-ion cells & batteries.
You want to grow personally and professionally and set yourself ambitious goals to do so. You like to take the unconventional route, think around corners and want to have a positive impact on building a sustainable future.
Together with an interdisciplinary and international team, you will work on the development of innovative products. To overcome technical challenges, you will bring your problem-solving knowledge and implementation skills to the table - this includes coordinating and taking responsibility for trials on our products from initial functional samples to series production.
Show us what you can do, and in return we will show you what the Hilti world has to offer!

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?

Your focus is on the independent safeguarding and testing of Li-ion cells & batteries. In doing so, you are independently responsible for the planning, execution and evaluation of tests on batteries in different sample stands. You operate our latest testing and measurement technology and develop it even further through your own drive and knowledge.

With your strong team orientation, you coordinate your activities in close cooperation with colleagues in various technology and development projects and always have your goals clearly in view.

You present your work results in project and steering committees and thus ensure open and clear communication within the project teams and to the management. To further deepen your initial leadership experience, you will coordinate tasks and workflows with internal and external partners and supervise and coach external employees and student projects.

We will accompany you intensively in your career start and support you both in the challenging technical tasks and through coaching and mentoring. In this way, you will gain comprehensive insights into the processes of our product development and gain experience with various departments.

This also opens up the opportunity for you to develop further at Hilti worldwide and move up to a position with more responsibility.

We attach great importance to professional development: we fill around 80% of management positions with internal candidates (m/f/d).

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

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Cooperation with the Kauferinger Sonnenkäfer daycare center
  • Hilti summer camp in Kaufering for vacation care of 6- to 12-year-olds
  • Fitness and health benefits
  • Subsidised Company Bike
  • Subsidised 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:

  • Broad knowledge in the field of Li-ion technology, electrical machines and measurement technology
  • High affinity for hands-on activities and the ability to identify and solve problems
  • Strong desire to progress into a more advanced role with personnel responsibility
  • Completed Master's degree or diploma in electrical engineering, electronics, mechatronics or precision engineering
  • Several years of professional experience in the development or safeguarding of electrical components
  • Analytical skills to recognize complex interrelationships
  • Good communication skills in English; German is optional

Why should you apply?

Innovative drives and batteries are one of the most important differentiating factors of our products. We are looking for you as an innovative support for our testing team to secure new developments. Your technical know-how, your open-mindedness and fast 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.