SMS group is noted worldwide for its mechanical and plant engineering expertise, its future-oriented technologies and its excellent service for the metals industry. We use our 150 years of experience and our digital know-how to provide the industry continuously with innovative products and processes – even outside our core business. We are the partner for demanding projects, and we support our customers during the complete lifecycle of their plants, enabling profitable and resource-saving value creation chains. We have set ourselves the task of paving the way for a carbon-neutral and sustainable metals industry. As a global player with German roots, we take responsibility for our 14,000 employees and the society.

Become a part of our future at SMS group GmbH in Mönchengladbach, where we're looking for a

Technical Manager Long Products (m/w/d)


You will be responsible for the Coordination of engineering activities within the business unit Long Products related to OEM projects (in-time, in-quality and in-cost execution; in addition, your tasks will include: 

  • Planning and monitoring of engineering deliverable list (EDL)
  • Close collaboration with Order Processing Managers (OPM)
  • Complete Project Management of smaller OEM projects (type C + L) according to Project Management Directive (PMD)
  • Collaboration with the Project Management Core Team of larger OEM projects (type A + B)
  • Acting as technical contact person for quiries from supply chain and site
  • Support of sales and service


You have successfully completed studies in mechanical engineering, or similar background

  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills as well as assertiveness
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Customer orientation as well as entrepreneurial thinking and acting
  • Experience in project handling of complex customer projects
  • Willingness to travel worldwide
  • Knowledge of the products of the CoE LP
  • Fluent in German and English is mandatory
  • Good knowledge of MS Office products
  • Experience in SAP R/3 (or SAP S/4 Hana)
  • Good knowledge of MS Project


As an innovative and international employer, we offer you a performance-oriented salary package and the opportunity to achieve the ideal family/work life balance, e.g. with our in-house children's daycare center, flexible working hour models, and homeworking options. Click here to learn more about the benefits of working for SMS group.

Are you keen on shaping the future with us? If so, feel free to send us your online application. Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call Julia Werner.

SMS group GmbH
HR Management
Julia Werner
Telephone: +49 2161 350-2497