Systems Engineer (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for the most innovative, reliable and economical lifting solutions that are used in commercial vehicles, rail vehicles, bridge inspection devices and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our Team we are looking for a Systems Engineer (f/m/d).

Development of new innovative and connected solutions for our customers is the key to our success. To achieve our goal of providing the best and most efficient solutions to our customer while heightening the usage of synergies between our different product lines we are using new methods for problem solving and technical documentation. Our core team for building up the Architecture frameworks of all our Solutions is located at our R&D Center in Köstendorf and is striving to provide their services to all engineering teams worldwide. In your role you will support the company by spreading methodical know-how whilst building up the foundation for future modularization and integration of our newest technologies.

Your Tasks

  • Build up generic product structures and architectures
  • Implementation of systems engineering methods
  • Building up Requirements Sets for different Projects
  • Support of all kinds of Product development project teams in the definition of problem and solution space
  • Visualization and preparation of complex technical dependencies in and between projects
  • Active stakeholder management and communication
  • Point of contact for the project core team of development projects

Your Qualification

  • University degree in a technical profession
  • Excellent analytical skills and quick adaption to new tasks
  • Experience in engineering methods preferable
  • Highly motivated self-starter and intrapreneurial skills
  • Flexible personality, operates well in intercultural environment, who is able to build bridges
  • Well organized and structured person with hands on implementation skills
  • Strong communicator, facilitator and moderator
  • Enjoys and has fun working in a creative and global team
  • Business English is mandatory
  • Willingness to travel <30%

We offer

  • Good work-life-balance thanks to flexible working hours and freedom to organize your work
  • Performance-related compensation and attractive incentive schemes
  • Career planning and development opportunities
  • Management development Programs
  • Personal and professional competence
  • Opportunity to gain international experience
  • Voluntary fringe benefits provided by our company health management scheme PALfit


Minimum gross salary according to Austrian metal industry collective agreement is EUR 38.682,28. We are willing to overpay according to training and qualification. 

We are looking forward to your informative application! 


Armin Eisenmann

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


Palfinger Europe GmbH
Moosmühlstraße 1 , 5203 Köstendorf