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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, oil & gas, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has more than 20,000 employees, sales of € 4.3 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

Support the Voith Group | Group Division Hydro as a

Automation Engineer (m|f|d) Hydro Power  
Job ID 69291 I Location Heidenheim | suitable for jobsharing (part-time)

Your Tasks

  • Technical realisation of hydro power plant control systems on Siemens and Rockwell controller basis.
  • Development of system concepts based on project specifications and customer requirements.
  • Responsibility for Hard- and Software engineering during the entire engineering process.
  • Planning of communication and network systems (IEC, Profibus, Profinet, Modbus, EtherNet/IP, etc.) under consideration of cyber security requirements.
  • Responsibility for meeting time schedules and quality requirements.
  • Creation of technical documentation (signal lists, design reports, as built-documentation).
  • Commissioning of control systems worldwide.


Your Profile

  • Degree in electrical, automation or information technology engineering.
  • Experience in control systems is an advantage.
  • Alternatively: Technician level education with relevant professional experience.
  • Fluent English spoken and written. German and further languages knowledge is an advantage (e.g. Spanish, Portuguese, French).
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience with Siemens PCS7 / Rockwell Studio 5000.
  • Unlimited readiness for regular worldwide business trips and site deployment.
  • Result orientated, analytical and teamwork capabilities, as well as loyalty and high operational readiness.
  • Intercultural experience is an advantage.


Become a Voithian and join us to shape the future of our company. Working at Voith means to actively promote future-oriented technologies. We offer you a responsible job in our Division Hydro with challenging tasks and scope for creativity. Furthermore there are a lot of other reasons for working with Voith. Take your chance – at Voith.


Apply now via our web portal with your cover letter, CV and references.
Find more details about the application process.


The J. M. Voith SE & Co. KG | Hydro is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Recruiting Services • Claudia Gerstenmeyer • phone +49 7321 37 7631
Job ID 69291