Test engineer - mechanical engineering with interest in civil engineering (m/f/d)

Hilti Corporation

What's the role?

You feel comfortable in a test field environment and thus do your work not only at your desk. In recent years, you have been able to drive forward various (development) projects thanks to your expertise in testing/proving in the fields of mechanical or civil engineering and have been able to convince your environment of your innovations and creative ideas with your independent way of working.
You are looking for a challenge in solving complex, technical tasks and are not afraid of greenfield projects. Together with an interdisciplinary and international team, you will actively shape our new business "Earth Compaction" and contribute your knowledge of problem solving and your strength in implementation.
Possibility to work less than 40 hrs./week (min. 30 hrs./week).

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 construction, simulation and design of the products, to the production of our own prototypes, to system testing and certification of our power tools - our innovation comes 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?

You will be responsible for the independent testing of power tools and the associated accessories throughout the entire product development process. You will be responsible for the test plans, specifications and scenarios, as well as for the test preparation, planning and execution.
For this purpose, you will operate our latest testing and measurement technology in our laboratories and develop it even further through your own drive and knowledge.
You evaluate the results and prepare them to be able to present your work results in the relevant steering committees. With your strong communication skills and empathy, you thus ensure open and clear communication within the project teams and to the management and design standardized test procedures from this.
With your strong team orientation, you coordinate your activities in close cooperation with colleagues in various technology and development projects and always have a clear view of your goals.
You enjoy the technical leadership of a cross-functional or cross-divisional team and your tasks include time and budget planning as well as the derivation of investment requirements for the further development of test and measurement technology.

93% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.

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

  • Fitness and health benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • DB JobTicket
  • Subsidised Company Bike
  • Subsidised monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
  • Free charging pole for electric cars
  • Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
  • Subsidy for childcare
  • Summer holiday care for children
    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:

  • High affinity for practical activities and the ability to identify and solve problems
  • Completed studies in mechanical engineering, mechatronics or civil engineering
  • Initial work experience in a testing environment and/or in product development
  • Strong team orientation with very good communication skills in an interdisciplinary and international environment
  • German language skills are an advantage
  • Ideally training in civil engineering (e.g. special heavy construction, landscaping or similar field)

Why should you apply?

You combine exceptional technical skills with problem solving, organizational skills and entrepreneurial thinking. Your passion is driving projects in a complex technical environment to bring the quality of our products to life and strengthen our brand experience.

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.