Product Developer (m/f/x) with focus on the automotive interior

  • Norderstedt
  • Permanent
  • Full-time



 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

  • Develop innovative adhesive solutions with focus on human machine interface (HMI) and optically clear adhesives (OCA) for the automotive interior

  • Drive tesa forward in one of the major trends in the automotive industry

  • Work in dynamic research & development teams to transform complex trends and customer requirements into successful products

  • Participate in and lead interdisciplinary and international development projects

  • Hands-on development of new products from lab trials to scale up and launch

  • Responsibility for a product assortment & life cycle management

  • Manage interfaces to other local and global functions in research & development, production, sales and marketing as well as customers and suppliers



Your Profile

  • Expertise in human-machine interface and especially optically-clear adhesives for the automotive interior

  • Professional with at least 5 years of experience in development of technologies, materials and adhesives for the automotive interior

  • Bachelor degree or higher in chemistry, materials science, process engineering, physics or similar

  • Passion for innovation and product development

  • High degree of independence

  • Ability to drive things forward

  • Fluent in german and business english



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)