Management Trainee (f/m/d) - Systems Engineering


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You have successfully completed your master’s degree and now you want to kickstart your career – preferably in an international environment. During our management trainee program, you will quickly assume responsibility for your tasks in the KION Robotic Systems Development team with a focus on Systems Engineering. Join the team and build the innovative warehouse of the future, which is digital, automated, and sustainable. From the outset, you will be an important part of the KION Group and a member of a collaborative team striving for excellence.

What we offer:

Brief Facts

Homebase: Hamburg

Duration: 18 months

Start of the program: October 1, 2024

  • In addition to a multifaceted job, you can look forward to exciting career opportunities and above-market remuneration
  • You will quickly get to know all the important interfaces that ensure cross-functional collaboration based on partnership and trust
  • The global orientation of the program is complemented by a 5-month assignment at one of our international locations
  • From the start, we will assign you tasks for which you will have individual responsibility, giving you the opportunity to contribute your own ideas
  • Your mentor, one of our KION executives, will support you along your journey and will drive your personal development

Tasks and Qualifications:


  • You will work intensively on the systems development of KION’s robotic solutions and the associated architectures and concepts by following a System-of-Systems approach combining the physical world (mobile robots and its ECO-system like hand-over or charging stations,) as well as automation control SW solutions (traffic/order management, analytics tools, etc.) running in the Cloud
  • You will closely collaborate with different teams of robotic solutions and related departments to understand all phases of the V-model
  • You will collect and analyze business requirements analysis and complete other necessary steps up to system testing extended with road-mapping and series support
  • You will interact with stakeholders for our solutions from production, sales, service, and commissioning
  • During the program you will learn about technology and competence areas in Intralogistics and Supply-Chain-Solutions, Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning technologies, robotics, (model-based) systems engineering and simulations


  • You have a master’s degree in engineering, systems development / engineering, or computer science and are now keen to get practical experience
  • You have a keen interest in embedded systems (cyber physical systems) and ideally already have initial practical experience in systems development. This may include subjects such as MBSE (Model Based Systems Engineering), development for embedded systems, and requirements engineering
  • You have professional working proficiency in English enabling you to communicate with stakeholders and our global development teams; German language skills are needed as well
  • You have already acquired international experience and are excited by the prospect of a placement abroad for several months as part of the trainee program
  • You have strong IT skills—you use MS Office in particular, daily and have knowledge of relevant development tools for systems modeling (SysML), requirements management, version control, and HW, mechatronics or SW development
  • You are a team player with strong communication skills, and you are keen to take on responsibility and to work with a high level of initiative to achieve results you can be proud of

Did we spark your interest? We look forward to receiving your application.

For further information, check out our website: Our management trainee program | KION GROUP AG


  • Location: Hamburg, Germany
  • Type: Full time
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