About the Voith Group

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 21,000 employees, sales of € 4.9 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

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Electrical Engineer (m|f|d) CAE Hardware Planning Automation Technology  
Job ID 73279 | Location Heidenheim

Your tasks

  • Be responsible for designing the hardware for control systems in the hydropower sector.
  • The design and dimensioning of control cabinets as well as the selection of the required system components are part of your tasks.
  • Coordinate hardware planning with internal and external service providers and clarify interfaces with our customers.
  • Create circuit and terminal diagrams as well as wiring lists using CAD and CAE systems.
  • Create the parts lists as well as the order planning in SAP.
  • Responsible for compliance with deadlines and quality.


Your profile

  • Degree in electrical or automation engineering and several years of professional experience in electrical design.
  • Good knowledge of the relevant standards according to VDE, DIN-EN etc. as well as electrical safety technology is a prerequisite, as is experience with Siemens and Rockwell control systems.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of common CAD/CAE systems (e.g. RUPLAN / EPLAN P8). Aucotec Engineering Base knowledge is an advantage.
  • Your handling of common MS-Office and SAP ERP applications is confident.
  • You are characterized by an independent, structured and systematic way of working. 
  • Your German and English skills are good in spoken and written.
  • Readiness for business trips and assignments on construction sites worldwide.


We offer you an international working environment with an open and inclusive company culture. In addition, you can expect flexible working models, sustainable development opportunities and various offers for the compatibility of family and career as well as health and well-being.


Apply now via our web portal. 
Find more details about the application process.


The Voith Hydro GmbH & Co. KG | VHH is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | Recruiting Germany
Lara Jensen • phone +49 174 6891156
Job ID 73279