(Senior) PLC Software Developer (m/f/d)

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  • collective agreement of the chemical industry
  • 37,5 hours/week
  • 30 days of holiday
  • holiday pay
  • 13th salary
  • mobile work 
  • flexitime
  • company pension plan
  • kindergarten subsidy
  • Jobrad
  • Corporate Benefits
  • corporate fitness network Wellpass


The PLC Software Developer (m/f/d) works together with the electrical design and engineering department to plan and implement the automation functions that drive our SLM machines.
  • This role is the central point of contact for all automation-relevant aspects, responsible for the implementation of the process and the functionality of the SLM machine
  • Further development of the automation concepts for SLM machines is part of your tasks
  • You implement functional concepts for the control in PLC software and support the integration of the PLC software into the control hardware
  • Moreover you support the commissioning of the machines at our headquarter in Lübeck


  • Bachelor's/Master's degree in Automation Technology, Electrical/Electronic/Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or comparable
  • As a senior 3+ years of professional experience as PLC Developer and Automation Designer (m/f/d)
  • Solid knowledge of automation and control technology as well as of electro-mechanical components
  • Knowledge of PLC programming languages (SCL/ST, CoDeSys or Siemens TIA) is advantageous
  • Knowledge of drive systems is a plus


We offer you a versatile and responsible scope of duties in a global business. You can expect colleagues on an equal footing, flat hierarchies, a strong team spirit and a "can do" working atmosphere.
We like to describe ourselves as a company with a start-up atmosphere, because with us you get the best of both worlds: a dynamic, future-oriented work environment with the advantages of a corporation.

We are a company of diversity, tolerance and openness. That is why we want people of all ages and disabilities, religions, sexual orientations and identities, ethnic origins, nationalities and genders to find their employer in us.

Do you want to change the future of additive manufacturing and become part of our success story?


SLM Solutions Group AG is one of the world's leading companies in additive manufacturing. Our Selective Laser Melting machines enable the fast, reliable and cost-effective production of high-quality metal components. With our more than 500 employees from 25 nations, we are revolutionizing additive manufacturing and are a partner at eye level for our renowned customers, e.g. from the aerospace industry, the energy sector, healthcare or the automotive sector.

SLM Solutions Group AG is headquartered in Lübeck, Germany, with offices in China, France, India, Italy, Singapore and the United States.


Apply directly via our online application tool. Unfortunately, we cannot consider applications by e-mail. 
We look forward to your application.

You have any further questions? Please feel free to contact us.

Your HR Recruiting Team
SLM Solutions Group AG