(Senior) Product Development Design Engineer (all genders welcome)

Arnstadt, Thuringia, Germanythyssenkrupp nucera AG & Co. KGaA

Type of contract:Full-time, Permanent
Experience level:Professionals
Remote work:Possible
Job field:Engineering & Science
Status:Ongoing recruitment, entry date flexible
Posting date:2024/06/07
Job number:DE_DT_NUCERA00383
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Your responsibilities

  • You develop and designing new, innovative and cost effective solutions for high temperature Solid Oxid Electrolyis cells, stacks and moduls.
  • You execute independent development projects, including cost control after a training phase.
  • You coordinate suppliers for development projects and conduct technical conversations with national and international clients, suppliers, development partners and affiliates.
  • You transfer the development results or improvements to the product qualification for pilot and serial production.
  • You contribute to build and maintain design and manufacturing requirement standards.
  • You participate to inspections, investigations, troubleshooting and customized solution.
  • You perform experiments and measurements at the test facilities of the company, partners and suppliers, analyse results, prepare reports to the business leader.

Your profile

  • You have a university degree in mechanical engineering, production engineering or equivalent.
  • You gained several years of experience in the design of stack, stack moduls or its peripheral piping, insulation, etc., in the field of SOEC, SOFC, Fuel Cell or similar.
  • You have knowledge of 3D- and 2D CAD tools (preferably SolidEdge and TeamCenter).
  • You are highly motivated, have a hands-on mentality and are team-oriented.
  • The ability to think analytically and identify upside potentials, define and perform meaningful development projects and turn results into actual solutions for engineering and execution is an absolute must.
  • You are familiar with modern communication tools and MS Office.
  • Your intercultural awareness supports you leveraging cultural differences. You are prepared for close collaboration in a multidisciplinary team.
  • You are proficient in English and German
  • You are willing to travel inside Germany as well as internationally on a regular basis.

Your benefits

It goes without saying, that we would like to offer attractive working conditions. This includes for example:

  • Performance-related compensation
  • Attractive old-age provision models
  • Groupwide learning measures
  • thyssenkrupp internal health campaigns

Furthermore, at thyssenkrupp nucera we offer:

  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making routes
  • International work environment in interdisciplinary and multinational teams
  • Very good development opportunities either in a specialist or in a management function.

Whether hybrid working models or part-time: whenever possible, we give you the flexibility to work how, where and when it is best for you.


Victoria Babbel
People Attraction and Acquisition Expert


Important to us

Health & Safety

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

We value diversity

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, disability, age, or sexual orientation and identity.


thyssenkrupp nucera offers world-leading technologies for high-efficiency electrolysis plants. The company has extensive in-depth knowledge in the engineering, procurement, and construction of electrochemical plants and a strong track record of more than 600 projects with a total rating of over 10 gigawatts already successfully installed. With its water electrolysis technology to produce green hydrogen, the company offers an innovative solution on an industrial scale for green value chains and an industry fueled by clean energy a major step towards a climate-neutrality. thyssenkrupp nucera successfully made an IPO in July and is a member of the SDAX of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since September 2023.

From receiving your documents to acceptance: the application process

Step 1

Online application

Have you found an interesting vacancy? Then apply online. You won’t need more than 10 minutes. The entire application process – from initial contact to response – usually takes between four and six weeks.

Notes on application

You will have submitted your online application to thyssenkrupp in no time! As long as the position is available on our career page, you have the opportunity to apply.

We have adapted the application process to the current situation and conduct our interviews by video (not in the U.S.), telephone and also personally - in compliance with the applicable and necessary distance and hygienic rules. You will receive detailed information on this topic from our recruiting experts during the application process, while you can find general information and application tips here finden.

Further information about thyssenkrupp, our products and locations can be found directly on the company website.

We wish you every success with your application and stay healthy!


Move things forward with us - as colleagues and above all as a team.
Because together we dare to do something new and take things into our own hands.

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