Software Engineer Tooling (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. In the PALFINGER organization Center of Excellence and Competence Cluster has been established to distribute and implement the most modern processes, tools and skills in the individual business areas. To strengthen our Köstendorf team we are looking for a Software Engineer Tooling (f/m/d).


  • Development of existing tools / software tools and new development of tools for embedded software development
  • Ensuring the quality of the tools, e.g. by testing
  • Administration of supplied software products such as Jira, Subversion
  • Supervision of our HIL test system (further development, user support)
  • Developer and operator documentation of the tools
  • Inclusion of requests from operators


  • Completed training or studies in the field of information technology, technical informatics, mechatronics or similar fields of study
  • Professional experience in software development in an interdisciplinary environment with modern technologies is desirable
  • Very good knowledge of at least one programming language (C / C ++, C #, Java, Python, ...)
  • Experience in dealing with version management systems (SVN, Git)
  • Strong communication skills, goal-oriented thinking and acting, conceptual competence as well as creativity and flexibility
  • Fluent written and spoken German and good English


  • Good life balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom in work organisation
  • Performance-related remuneration and attractive incentive systems
  • Career planning and development opportunities, as well as ongoing training
  • Opportunity to gain international experience
  • Voluntary additional benefits from our company health management system PALfit

Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 42.053,20 pa. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification.


We are looking forward to your informative application!


Doris Weiß

HR Business Partner
Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 | 5203 Köstendorf | Austria


Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 , 5203 Köstendorf
Palfinger Köstendorf

Job Benefits

  • Learning Opportunities
  • Company Doctor
  • Food Allowances
  • Company mobile phone (function related)
  • Fitness Programs
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Health Measures
  • Good transport connection
  • Homeoffice (function related)
  • Canteen
  • Employee discounts
  • Parking facilities
  • Car Sharing Initiative
  • Job Ticket