Technical Project Manager for Direct Fastening Solutions (m/f/x)

Schaan, Liechtenstein
Reference No: WD-0009020

What's the role?

Your task is to steer the development of innovative solutions for Direct Fastening technologies. You will move the idea starting from concepts and technologies into a serial production product phase, targeting the commercialization in multiple countries around the globe. Collectively 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 Technical Project Manager in our team you’ll be part of an interdisciplinary development team working on the next technologies and production processes for the fastening Industry. You’ll work closely with our experts and our markets on developing solutions to create value for our customers.
In your key responsibility, you will steer the technical part of our projects. You will conceptualize product ideas, design and generate prototypes, coordinate simulation activities, set-up testing and qualification methods and you will be the interface to our internal and external suppliers for the production process development and industrialization. You will be coordinating supporting resources from different organizations both internal and external partners. You will at the same time contribute with your own technology work and steer engineers and technicians in your project teams.
You will drive all product development phases from design to final validation, ending with a solution on the market. Your hands-on, entrepreneurial and proactive mentality will be needed to bring your visions to life including interdisciplinary engineering activities, e.g. ideation for solutions, design, validation and jobsite testing with customers. You will go beyond the state-of the art to create an outstanding solution!

INNOVATION - 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?

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/PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Science or related fields
  • Your working style is proactive and you have a “getting-things-done”, hands-on and target oriented approach
  • You are a collaborative team player and a self-confident personality, standing your ground in team and management discussions
  • You have fun to develop technical solutions, lead technical teams and can promote your work with a good and efficient stakeholder management
  • Ideally you have a proven track record in product development and team management skills for at least 2 years
  • Fluent in English (German is an asset)

Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application!

Learn more about our Business:

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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