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Industrial Network Specialist (m/f/d)

Date: Sep 14, 2022

Location: Heidenheim, Baden-Württemberg, DE

Company: Voith Group


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.

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Industrial Network Specialist (m/f/d)  
Job ID 69448 | Location Heidenheim


In this newly created position, you will report to Vice President of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) & Advanced Applications and contribute to the growth, operation & care of Voith’s IIoT services.


Your tasks

  • Take responsibility for the development, operations and care of the global remote support system and services of the Voith Group.
  • Consultancy and support of customers, global commissioning and service teams in context of "Industrial Networks” as a subject matter expert.
  • Consultancy and support of customers, service and sales organization in context of the subject “Network Security” as a subject matter expert.
  • Project support of commissioning and service teams in terms of integration Voith network services and equipment into customer industrial environments.
  • Define, document and care of a standard catalogue of supported network devices, tools, services and related technologies used in business and project scenarios in Voith Group.
  • Develop, test and harden new and established network devices, network systems and configurations in a test environment in close collaboration with service, IIoT and automation teams.
  • Ensure a fit between the “Industrial Network” strategy in terms of technical capabilities with the business needs of the Voith Group Divisions.
  • Create and care of a technical- and service-related documentation to enable commissioning and service units.


Your profile

  • Degree in computer science or a related discipline. 
  • A sound knowledge about network technologies, network topologies and network hardware as well as industrial automation and network environments.
  • Exposure to common network management and monitoring tools plus demonstrated expertise and understanding of the TCP/IP protocol suite. 
  • Familiar with the network firewall distribution pfSense and IEC 62443 is not a foreign topic.
  • Basic knowledge of programming and script languages (C++/C#, Python, Bash …) and unix-based systems.
  • Ability to solve practical problems in a pragmatic, customer-focused and supportive way as well as a strong analytical and logical mindset.
  • Able to work independently and structured in an international and multi-cultural team and customer environment.
  • Open minded to new ideas and concepts with a healthy “can do attitude”.
  • Willingness to travel on business (10-20 %) with good knowledge of spoken and written English.


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 Group Division Innovation and Technology 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.

Find more details about the application process.


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


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | VZS
Global Business Services HR EMEA
Recruiting Services • Marina Loew • phone +49 7321 37 2716
Job ID 69448