Test engineer - Power Tools (m/f/d)

Hilti Corporation

What's the role?

Future shaper, forward thinker, innovation driver – these are all terms that apply to you!
You don't just want to work at a desk, but also feel comfortable in a test field environment, which also allows you to truly "grasp" our products.
You want to grow personally and professionally and set yourself ambitious goals to achieve this. You like to choose the unconventional path sometimes, think outside the box and want to exert a positive influence 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 contribute your problem-solving and implementation skills – this includes coordinating and taking responsibility for trials of our products from initial functional samples to series production.
Show us what you can do, and we will show you what the world of Hilti has to offer!
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?

Your focus is on the independent testing of power tools as well as the associated tools and accessories.

In doing so, you are independently responsible for the planning, execution and statistical evaluation of measurements and tests. You operate our latest testing and measuring 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.

We attach great importance to professional development: around 80% of management positions are filled with internal candidates.

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
  • Mobile working
  • Sabbatical
  • DB JobTicket
  • Subsidised Company Bike
  • Subsidised monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
  • Asset creating benefit
  • 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:

  • Initial experience in the planning, execution and evaluation of experiments
  • High affinity for practical activities and the ability to identify and solve problems
  • Initial work experience in product testing or product development in an industrial or academic environment
  • Completed studies in mechanical engineering, mechatronics or related fields
  • International experience in the form of work experience, internships or semesters abroad an advantage
  • Initial management experience is an advantage, e.g. through social commitment
  • High team orientation with very good communication skills in an interdisciplinary and international environment
  • Very good knowledge of English

Why should you apply?

We need your thirst for knowledge, your courage to take on challenges, and your desire to make things better. We offer a varied and forward-looking environment with technologically exciting tasks and prospects. Become a proud member of our global test community in the Electric Tools & Accessories business area - Hilti's core business. Your technical know-how, open-mindedness and quick perception will 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.