Head of Physical Measurement Laboratory (m/f/x)

Location:  Germany, Norderstedt

Level:  Professionals

Function:  Research & Development

Limited Contract: limited to max. 1 year


Welcome to tesa. We create adhesive solutions that improve the work, products and lives of our customers. In our domestic market, we are known by 98% of the people. Innovations and new technologies are the core of our success. Not only in homes and offices, but also in smartphones, displays, cars, airplanes or roof-mounted photovoltaic systems: One of tesa’s 7.000 products is probably sticking somewhere around you, often unnoticed, in a wide range of daily applications. tesa holds the world together. We are present in 42 countries with around 5.000 employees, operate 14 plants, production facilities and large technology centers in Europe, Asia and North America. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Beiersdorf AG, we are part of a group with a long tradition, strong values and a good corporate culture.

Your Tasks

  • Head of the physical measurement laboratory at our Norderstedt site
  • Ensuring of the laboratory operation under personnel, scheduling and economic aspects
  • Development of innovative, practical mechanical test methods, also in collaboration with the technology development laboratories and the business units
  • Development of new test devices
  • Quality assurance of test methods by employing measuring system analyses and international round robin tests
  • Support of the simulation laboratory
  • Process optimization in the area of sample management and order processing
  • Connection of laboratory equipment to existing or newly established information systems
  • Leadership, development and motivation of the subordinate employees

Your Profile

  • Completed degree in mechanical engineering, engineering or natural sciences
  • PhD degree desired
  • In-depth knowledge of statistics, high IT affinity
  • In-depth knowledge in the field of fatigue testing
  • Deep understanding of finite element modeling and polymer chemistry and physics
  • High sense of responsibility, reliability and resilience
  • Careful, independent and result-oriented way of working, combined with project experience
  • Team spirit, strong social skills and excellent communication skills
  • Fluent written and oral English skills

We offer

  • Attractive remuneration
  • Flexible working
  • Further education and development perspectives
  • Interdisciplinary and cross-departmental career opportunities
  • Occupational pension provision
  • Numerous offers for employees, such as health promotion, sports and leisure activities, employee discounts, and much more (including tesa Bike, the company's own fitness studio, prevention options)

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