Design engineer/ focus electrical hardware at NILES-SIMMONS

Location Chemnitz

NILES-SIMMONS stands for a machine tool brand with high vertical integration. In addition to the development and design department, the pre-mechanical and sheet metal production are also located in-house. The result is high-precision and durable machine tools. A modular machine design allows maximum flexibility and efficient production processes. Machines of the brand are developed, designed, and manufactured at the headquarters in Chemnitz. This includes horizontal lathes, turning-milling machining centers, milling machining centers, 5-axle machining centers, vertical turning centers, and special purpose machines.

Our requirements:

  • Completed technical/college studies in the field of electrical engineering, automation technology or comparable
  • Expert knowledge in the areas of electrical engineering, project planning of electrical switchgear, drive and control system as well as drive optimization, turning-milling technologies as well as in the relevant standards situation
  • Basic knowledge in the areas of quality assurance, fluid technology, clamping and control technology as well as measurement technology
  • Ready-to-use and confident handling of project planning and calculation software, e.g. Eplan, and ERP systems as well as software commonly used in the industry (MS Office)
  • Independent, careful, persistent and structured way of working with personal responsibility
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ready-to-use knowledge of English (technical vocabulary of mechanical engineering)

Our offer:

  • Modern workplaces
  • Development opportunities
  • Collegial working atmosphere
  • Flexible working time models incl. mobile working arrangements
  • Further education
  • Company pension plan & VWL


Your responsibilities:

  • Creation of hardware projects for machines or plants, determination of the required components, execution or supervision of the necessary calculations, estimation of the required efforts, costs and risks
  • Independent creation of electrical plans as well as control and drive specifications
  • Supervision of development topics and implementation of the results in commissioning or implementation specifications according to internal standards
  • Creation of functional descriptions of executed hardware projects and concepts
  • Technical coordination with internal and external stakeholders for the implementation of the respective projects

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If you are looking for a challenging, interesting and versatile job with a high degree of independence and personal responsibility, we would be pleased to receive your application documents - preferably by e-mail. Please also indicate your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

Mandy Polster
Human Resources

Zwickauer Str. 355
09117 Chemnitz

+49 371 - 802 496