(Senior) Electrochemical Engineer for SOEC technology (all genders welcome)

thyssenkrupp nucera is the beginning of a new era defined by clean energy supply with green hydrogen at industrial scale. thyssenkrupp nucera offers world-leading technologies for high-efficiency electrolysis plants. The company, a Joint Venture with Industrie De Nora, has extensive in-depth knowledge in the engineering, procurement, and construction of electrochemical plants and a strong track record of more than 600 projects with a total rating of over 10 gigawatts already successfully installed. With its water electrolysis technology to produce green hydrogen, the company offers an innovative solution on an industrial scale for green value chains and an industry fueled by clean energy – a major step towards climate-neutrality.


  • As part of the new established solid oxide electrolyzer cell (SOEC) team, you are responsible for the electrochemical activities in the development of a new innovative and cost effective electrolyzer technology.
  • You are accountable for the know-how transfer from our technology partner to thyssenkrupp nucera.
  • You execute independent development projects, including cost control after a training phase.
  • You coordinate suppliers for development projects and conduct technical conversations with national and international clients, suppliers, development partners and affiliates.
  • You transfer the development results or improvements to the product qualification for serial production.
  • You contribute to build and maintain design and manufacturing requirement standards.
  • You participate to inspections, investigations, troubleshooting and customized solution.
  • You perform experiments and measurements at the test facilities of the company, partners and suppliers, analyse results, prepare reports to the business leader.


  • You have a university degree in electrochemistry, technical chemistry, chemical engineering or materials science.
  • You have experience in electrochemistry and electrochemical measurements. Design of test protocols and knowledge in quality control and management is a plus.
  • Ideally, you have expertise in the field of electrochemistry as well as in SOEC technology.
  • You are willing to take over responsibility for development projects.
  • As you closely collaborate with the multidisciplinary team of new established SOEC entity, our global R&D team and the team of our development partner, you are team-oriented and are able to establish sustainable relations with your colleagues.
  • Your intercultural awareness supports you leveraging cultural diff
  • You are highly proficient in both German and English.
  • You are willing to go on business trips around the globe regularly.

Das bieten wir

It goes without saying, that we would like to offer attractive working conditions. This includes for example:

  • Performance-related compensation
  • Attractive old-age provision models
  • Groupwide learning measures
  • thyssenkrupp internal health campaigns

Furthermore, at thyssenkrupp nucera we offer:

  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making routes
  • International work environment in interdisciplinary and multinational teams
  • Very good development opportunities either in a specialist or in a management function.

Whether hybrid working models or part-time: whenever possible, we give you the flexibility to work how, where and when it is best for you.

We value diversity

The company is committed to strengthening diversity and inclusion at the workplace. It strives to create an inclusive work environment where employees can develop to achieve their full potential and a culture that welcomes differences and creates a sense of belonging.


Victoria Babbel
People Attraction and Acquisition Expert