Automation Engineer (m/f/d) - PLC Programming

Are you interested in a wide range of fields and can imagine working in several industries such as aerospace, automotive, IT, railway, shipbuilding, energy or medical technology? Then come to ALTEN and join our team!

Automation Engineer (m/f/d) - PLC Programming

Job tasks

  • As an automation engineer/PLC programmer, you take on a wide range of tasks within a project team responsible for complete process automation, from planning to commissioning
  • As part of process automation, the creation of control software for machine and plant systems as well as the further development and optimization of machine controls are part of your tasks.
  • You are responsible for the preparation of error analyses as well as the removal of interference on electrical systems
  • The daily exchange with various specialist departments and project teams completes your varied tasks

Job profile

  • You have successfully completed a degree in automation technology, electrical engineering, technical computer science, mechanical engineering or in a comparable field
  • You have already gained your first experience in the areas of automation, measurement, control and control technology
  • You have in-depth knowledge of the control programming with common automation software (e.g. Simatic Step 7)
  • Knowledge in WinCC and TIA Portal is desirable
  • You speak fluently German and English (C1 level minimum)

Our benefits

  • Flat hierarchy and informal work culture
  • Cultural diversity due to 25 nationalities in the staff
  • Several career opportunities - team leader, expert role, function in technical management, sales or in other departments
  • Employer benefits for health promotion and retirement provision, wide range of training opportunities
  • Corporate benefits program with various discounts
  • Monthly events such as ALTEN-Afterwork and ALTEN-Talks: Opportunity to network and to share knowledge and best practices
  • Legendary summer and christmas parties
  • Discount for public transportation ticket
  • Free beverages at our locations


Publication date 15/02/2021
Location Hamburg
Reference Number 017116
Entity ALTEN Technology GmbH
Recruiter Lea Hemmerlin