Development Engineer for Fastening Solutions (m/f/x)

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: WD-0007959

What's the role?

Your task is to lead the development of novel Fastening Solutions. You will move the design starting from a conceptual and technology into a serial production product phase, targeting the commercialization in multiple countries around the globe. Together with the project team, your technical lead will be the key to successfully deliver a differentiated, reliable and valuable product for our customers.

Who is Hilti?

If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service. With some 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

As Development Engineer in our team you’ll be part of an interdisciplinary development team working on the next technologies in the Fastening Industry. You’ll work closely with our experts and our markets on developing solutions in the fields of mechanics, mechatronics, measurement and IoT, aiming to create ultimate value to our customers.
In your key responsibilities, you will lead the technical solution, you will conceptualize testing and qualification methods and you will be the interface to our suppliers for the industrialization part. This includes all product development phases from design to final validation, ending with a solution on the market. You will use your hands-on, entrepreneurial and proactive mentality to bring visions to life including interdisciplinary engineering activities, e.g. ideation for solutions, design and laboratory work, data processing and analysis, enhancing usability, etc. You will go beyond the state-of the art to deliver an outstanding solution!

We have 400 of the world’s best engineers developing and testing tomorrow’s technical solutions in our innovation center in Liechtenstein.

What do we offer?

We offer you a unique place to work, where you are part of a creative and diverse team. We give you many opportunities to develop yourself and we will support you in shaping your individual career path. Join our positive team spirit!
Our Headquarters is located in Schaan, in the beautiful and mountainous Rhine Valley. We offer state-of-the art office spaces, a staff restaurant with a variety of healthy food, coffee corners, an in-house gym with a relaxation room and so much more. Additionally, Hilti e-bikes are readily available for you to use free of charge! It is in close vicinity to a direct train stop for easy commuting to the Swiss and Austrian borders.
We want you to work your best and offers such as flexible working/part time arrangements, free parking slots and day care for your children are just some of the ways we do that.

Why should you apply?

About you: you are someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies, where a job title is not considered a final destination but the starting point.

What you need is:

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering Degree or Material Science
  • Ideally you have a proven track record in developing Fastening solution with proven experience in the field with min 5
  • Your working style is proactive and you have a “getting-things-done”, target oriented approach
  • You have strong interpersonal skills to successfully perform in a diverse and interdisciplinary team
  • You are fluent in English (German is an asset)

Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Spampatti Matteo, Group Manager for the Development team.

*For non-EU / EFTA citizens: Please state your eligibility status to work in Switzerland/ Liechtenstein and note that if you do not own a valid Swiss/ Liechtenstein work permit, Hilti cannot guarantee your final employment due to authority regulations.

Learn more about us :

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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