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Test engineer for power tools systems (m/f/d)

  • Kaufering near Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Research & Development
  • Experienced Professionals
  • WD-0026562
  • Jelentkezzen Most

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!

Who is Hilti?

Hilti is the place where innovation is harnessed to improve productivity, safety, and sustainability in the global construction industry and beyond. It's where solutions are born based on strong customer relationships, making it possible to build a better future. It's where 33,000 people across 120 different locations worldwide take pride in being part of the team. It's where people have the opportunity to explore their possibilities, unleash their potential, take responsibility for their personal development, and build their careers for the long term.
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.

What does the role involve?

Your focus is on the independent testing of customized tools for circular and reciprocating saws, as well as for rotary- and demolition hammer systems. 

In this role, you are responsible for the planning, execution and statistical evaluation of measurements and experiments independently. This means that based on your profound expertise, you assess the quality and functionality of the inserts or their components, with the help of damage analyses and statistical evaluation methods. You operate our latest testing and measurement equipment and further develop it through your own drive and knowledge.
With your pronounced team orientation, you coordinate your activities in close collaboration with colleagues in various technology and development projects, always keeping your goals clearly in sight.
You present your work results in project and steering committees, ensuring open and clear communication within project teams and with management. To deepen your first leadership experience, you coordinate tasks and workflows with internal and external partners, and you supervise and coach external employees and student projects.
We will support you intensively in the early stages of your career, assisting you in both challenging technical tasks and through coaching and mentoring. This way, you gain comprehensive insights into the processes of our product development and accumulate experiences with various departments.

We employ over 800 of the world's top engineers who develop and test the technical solutions of tomorrow in our Innovation Center in 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
  • Fitness and health benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Subsidised monthly and annual public transport subscriptions
  •  Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
  • Subsidy for childcare
  • Summer holiday care for children
  • Two impactful days to make a difference in the environment and society

Further benefits:
  • Support in relocating and finding a flat
  • Tax advice

The mission of the Hilti Group is "Making Construction Better," based on a passionate and inclusive team, as well as an employee and performance-oriented corporate culture. 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:

  • Minimum of 3 years of professional experience in planning, conducting, and evaluating experiments or product development in an industrial or academic setting
  • Strong affinity for hands-on activities and the ability to identify and solve problems
  • High team orientation with excellent communication skills in an interdisciplinary and international environment
  • Completed degree in mechanical engineering, materials science, or related fields
  • International experience, such as work experience, internships, or semesters abroad, is advantageous
  • Initial leadership experience is a plus, for example, through social engagement
  • Very good communication skills in English; German is optional

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.

Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Miriam Fries I Human Resources

Should you encounter technical problems during your application, please contact mycareer-techsupport@hilti.com.