Advanced Development Lab Engineer (m/w/d)
Part Time
Rothenburg, Germany


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Contract: permanent, part time (20h/week)


The Advanced Development Team is part of the Global R&D Food Preparation organization. Our role is to develop advanced technical solutions for Hobs, Ovens and Hoods. We have teams based in Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Germany), Forlì (Italy) and Hangzhou (China).

We are looking for a Lab Engineer for our Advanced Development Hobs Food Preparation Team, based in Rothenburg O.d.T. The employment type will be permanent Part-Time (20hrs/week).

Our ideal candidate is an Engineer passioned for innovation. He/She will have the key responsibility to support our AD Project Leaders on the ongoing Projects on Induction Hobs, by preparing innovative prototypes and drawing the related test plans. The Lab Engineer will be responsible as well to carry out the testing activities and to release the test reports.


We are looking after a profile:

•with problem solving and analytic mindset

•acting as a strong Team Player, giving his/her contribution when requested and involving the relevant people when needed


Your main tasks:

            Design and execute prototypes with the Project Leaders, including but not limited to mechanics, electronics and software development

            Design and execute test sessions on prototypes and on induction hobs in general

            Perform benchmarking activities of selected products from the Competition

            Prepare Technical reports about testing, benchmarking and prototyping activities

            Search for new innovations and transfer them into consumer beneficial product solutions

            Participate in International team meetings

            Closely cooperate with the AD team members and with the relevant stakeholders from the other Functions

            Focus on Intellectual Property scenarios of the assigned activities, analyzing the background of the Competitors and filing new Invention Disclosures




            Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science or Cooking Science

            Ideally experienced as lab technician, coming from a multinational Company and multicultural environment

            Knowledge of electronics basics, induction hobs basics, sensors (mainly temperature sensors), testing equipment and methods of electrical/electronic appliances, Lab view, App programming (good to have)

            Fluent English, German is a good to have


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