Material Expert (all genders)

In this position you will carry out structural simulations for development of automotive lighting systems. In addition, you support internal research projects and actively work on improvement of our products.


  • Building and maintaining technical competence for a wide range of materials (especially plastics, metals, adhesives and coatings), especially with regard to material properties
  • Management and continuous development of the material database in terms of function, design and content
  • Global contact person for and advice on material questions regarding selection and approval for customer projects, complaints, etc.
  • Research into materials and new areas of application
  • Ongoing exchange on material topics with product development, purchasing, production and material manufacturers
  • Participation in research projects


  • Completed technical training (Technical Highschool, University), ideally with a focus on materials and plastics technology
  • Experience with laboratory work and material testing
  • Programming knowledge is an advantage
  • Technical and analytical thinking skills, problem-solving orientation
  • Independent, reliable, organized, and precise way of working
  • Confident and communicative demeaner
  • Resilience and ability to work in a team
  • English / German for daily expert level communication

We offer you:

  • team of 80 enthusiastic and friendly colleagues
  • flexible working hours
  • 2 days home office per week
  • the opportunity to learn more and grow with the site
  • work with a team around the world
  • supportive environment of the company with 80 years of tradition
  • wide range of benefits such as meal allowance, sick day, home office
  • distance bonus, 5 weeks holiday, bring a friend, etc.

Typ zaměstnání

Full time

Typ smlouvy

Labour contract


ZKW Automotive Engineering CZ s.r.o.
Okružní 1300/19,
779 00 Olomouc

Telefonní číslo: +420 724 868 809
Lucie Horáková


Naše ocenění

Best recruiters ZKW Group

Sledujte nás!