Development Engineer Mechatronics Vision Sensors Expert (f/m/d)


PALFINGER stands for most innovative, reliable and economic hoist-equipment on utility vehicles and in the maritime sector. To strengthen our Center of Excellence team in Köstendorf we are looking for a Development Engineer Mechatronics Vision Sensors Expert (f/m/d).


  • Intensify and expand our core competence with the field of Machine Vision
  • Central technology expert for Camera, LiDAR or RADAR based components
  • Specification, integration and validation of new components is your main task within development
  • Identify and choose promising development partners like suppliers or universities
  • Active support of system developments as technical project leader
  • Derive innovative ideas based on market and technology trends


  • Academic degree in the field of mechatronics, electrical/ electronical engineering or physics
  • Profound knowledge in the field of optical sensors and measuring technologies
  • Work experience as developer of mechatronics systems (> 3 years)
  • Basic skills in project management as advantage
  • Solution-oriented and creative way of working as well as analytical thinking
  • Very good knowledge of German and 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 43.314,74. 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