Application Engineer Mobility - Battery

Sep 5, 2023

Munich, DE

Regular Full Time

Nitto Deutschland GmbH is part of the Japanese multinational Nitto Denko Corporation. Within the EMEA region we have 3 manufacturing companies, 3 converting companies and several sales offices with a total of 1725 employees. 

At Nitto it is our mission to deliver safety, prosperity and comfort to not only customers but also to every stakeholder through our products and technologies.
In order to achieve our mission, we act as one team with all our Nitto Employees around the world. This by challenging ourselves to wonder and inspire the world in our everyday work.

We call this “The Nitto way” of working and it’s shaped by our unique values, attitudes, mindset and Code of Conduct that each employee holds.

We are proud that we can already look back to a history of more than 100 years, founded on these principles and ideologies that have been passed on from generation to generation!


Our Position


As an application engineer you have the key position between our customers and our internal departments regarding technical support. You can listen to the technical need of our customer and translate their needs into technical solutions. More specific you will be handling within our Mobility department alle battery related technologies and applications. 
So you will be part of Nitto Battery team in charge of Technical & Sales development of new solutions to enhance Safe & Sustainable Mobility.
You will work closely with our sales and R&D team. 

Your main focus will be: 

  • Getting a good insight of the customers need, demand or question.
  • Provide technical support and advice (internal and external) on products, claims, applications, … through different channels (mail, phone, client visits, …). 
  • Designing and prototyping of client applications, also in support with other colleagues. This can be done based on client request or when spotting new market opportunities. 
  • Correct registration and management of technical documentation, client data, … in systems and databases.
  • Participate in projects.
  • Building and maintaining good client and supplier contacts in close collaboration with sales & marketing. 
  • You will be in close contact with our Japanese colleagues and external partners and you will report to the CX Mobility Core Team Manager.

Your Profile


We are looking for someone with:

  • minimum 3+ years’ experience with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering 
  • Market knowledge/experience in Battery systems with technical product & process background 
  • Experience at companies such as Tiers (Cell & Battery maker) or OEMs are by preference required 
  • A good knowledge of the English and German language is a must. If you also have knowledge of the Japanese language, this would be a huge bonus 
  • You have strong communication skills (internal and external) and combine these with your technical expertise
  • You find energy out of technical sales, and you are creative & proactive 
  • Integrity & diversity are part of your core values and you have good intercultural communication skills
  • You are flexible and are open minded. Travelling will be up to 50% of your time (mainly within Germany) 
  • Preferably you live in the area of Munich or are willing to relocate

Interested to Join?

Nitto EMEA nv offers you a challenging opportunity in an international atmosphere. You will be able to develop yourself within a stable company where initiative and creative ideas are stimulated! 

Every valuable employee within our Nitto Family lives by our company philosophy based on values such as respect, diversity, integrity and taking on challenges. 

Are you also up for a challenge? Next to a stimulating work environment we offer an attractive salary with an extended package of fringe benefits with a company car. 



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