Application Owner (w/m/d) Shopfloor Apps


PALFINGER stands worldwide for the most innovative, reliable and economical lifting solutions for commercial vehicles and maritime applications.

To strengthen our global team in Lengau, we are looking for a proactive personality as a Application Owner (f/m/d) Shopfloor Apps.


You love to work in a highly skilled and motivated team? You have an independent, team-oriented way of working? You like to proactively try out new approaches and are interested how the factory of the future looks like?


Then become a Application Owner for Shopfloor Apps within the Center of Excellence Digital Manufacturing! Together with colleagues from different departments and manufacturing sites you will shape the future of our Global Manufacturing Network.

If you possess an affinity for end-user oriented software applications, like to find new technical solutions with our wide field of experts, this is just the job you are looking for!


  • You are the central contact person for application management and thus actively participate in shaping PALFINGER's cross-location digitization strategy with a focus on production / operations
  • Together with your colleagues you are the main driver in terms of conception and development of customer-specific shopfloor applications using the latest process-oriented low-code technologies according to the respective needs (life cycle management)
  • Together with different field departments from manufacturing / operations you proactively drive new application projects forward, especially through communicating with and coordinating our internal and external stakeholders (outsourced development) regarding implementation and timeline
  • You support the development of our customized shopfloor applications in various aspects, beginning with administration, over end-user documentation, till release management and continuous improvement
  • You contribute at conferences, trade fairs or similar to enhance partner collaboration and cooperation with internal and external partners, e.g. field departments, technology suppliers, system integrators or research partners


  • Completion of a higher technical education (FH, HTL) degree in software development / engineering or informatics
  • Practical experience of at least 2 years in a similar role and environment preferred, at least basic knowledge of software development, web technologies and dynamic websites (HTML5, CSS3, Javascript e.g. jQuery or JavaScript Frameworks and Databases)
  • Understanding of End-to-End business processes within industrial environment and willingness for international travel up to 30% is a must
  • Additional experience with Java Script Framework OpenUI5/SAPUI5 is a benefit
  • Communicative and self-reliant personality with talent for agile project management, enthusiasm for shopfloor apps, and great interest in state-of-the-art technologies for digital manufacturing, able to communicate in an open manner, not only in English, but furthermore in German


  • The perspectives of a global player with a strong resource base to realize our strategic ambitions
  • Performance-related pay and attractive bonus systems
  • Career planning and development opportunities
  • Performance-related compensation and attractive incentive schemes
  • Personal and professional development
  • Opportunity to gain experience abroad
  • A global audience of colleagues, customers and markets
  • Flexible working hours, freedom to organize your work and possibility to work from home-office
  • Voluntary social benefits provided by our company health management scheme PALfit
  • Canteen with daily cost reimbursement
  • Modern corporate culture
  • Sustainability is important to us: we pay for your job ticket - with public transport to and from PALFINGER

We offer an attractive and performance-related salary based on your qualifications and professional experience. This can be significantly above the collective agreement (minimum salary for full-time employment: EUR 46.346,72 gross per year).


We are looking forward to your informative application!

Apply now

Tanja Scheuer

HR Business Partner
Palfinger Europe GmbH
Kapellenstraße 18 | 5211 Friedburg | Austria


Palfinger EMEA GmbH
Kapellenstraße 18 , 5211 Friedburg
Palfinger Lengau

Location 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