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Team Lead Development of Mechanical Products (gn*)

GESTRA is a leading manufacturer of valves and control technology for the steam and condensate industry. We develop, produce and distribute at our headquarters in the heart of Bremen's Findorff district.

Our products are used wherever steam is generated, distributed or used, gases or liquids flow, energy savings are possible and operational safety and environmental protection play a role.  We focus on providing our customers with complete solutions and systems of high reliability.
What is it about? High quality product solutions and services for steam and condensate systems. Our brand looks back on more than 100 years of history and is currently noticeably on the way forward.

Would you like to grow with us? 
Then we look forward to receiving your application via E-mail! Please note that we cannot return original documents that reach us by post.

We kindly ask for your understanding that we have to limit the administrative effort - due to the high volume of applications - as follows:
- Original documents that reach us by post will not be returned. 
- No interim notifications will be sent out


Key information

  • Location: Germany
  • Business Area: Research and Development, Steam Business Development
  • Closing Date:

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please send your application documents with your salary expectations and earliest starting date via E-Mail to

Team Lead Development of Mechanical Products (gn*)


  •  As a group leader, you take on the disciplinary and technical supervising of the group 
  • Together with your team you are responsible for the strategic further development of our products, processes, laboratories andtest fields as well as the development of product innovations 
  • You strive to harmonize the design elements and measurably increase the efficiency and productivity of the organization. You will
    develop Engineering Excellence KPIs and actively manage them 


  • University/FH degree (Master/Diploma) in the field of engineering, mechatronics or a comparable subject 
  • Several years of experience with classic and agile development methods and personnel management; knowledge of 3D-CAD modeling (Solid Works), simulation software ANSYS. Knowledge of thermodynamics, hydraulics, fluid dynamics is an advantage 
  • Excellent leadership qualities and problem solving skills and assertiveness, a high degree of personal responsibility and goal orientation 
  • Languages: fluent in German and English, both written and spoken 

*gn = For reasons of linguistic simplification, the female or male form is used in this call for applications. However, persons of all genders are always meant equally.