LOCATION: Berlin / Germany | COMPANY: Hasse & Wrede GmbH | DEPARTMENT: R&D | REQUISITION ID: 6436 | Full-time | Regular  | ON-SITE/REMOTE: Hybrid 



As part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, Hasse & Wrede is the leading company in the design and manufacture of torsional vibration dampers for drivetrains which include reciprocating machines. For our R&D Headquarters in Berlin, we are looking to recruit a Torsional Vibration Solution Architect (m/f/d) to join our R&D Team. In this position, you are responsible for product engineering of torsional vibration dampers.



  • Development of anti-vibration products, specifically torsional vibration dampers
  • Interaction with international OEMs/End customers:
    • Understand customer demands and define technical interfaces
    • Educate customers on Hasse & Wrede anti-vibration solutions
    • Obtain customer feedback at an early development stage and align proposed solutions with customers
  • Designing the architecture of torsional vibration solutions
    • Analyze complex drivetrains (e.g. generator-sets, marine propulsion, motor-driven compressors) in terms of torsional vibrations via multi-body simulation
    • Design torsional vibration mitigation concept to optimize overall system performance, including production- and cost-optimized hardware design (CAD, Creo 7)
    • Validate the torsional vibration solution, including onsite measurements
  • Collaboration with internal and external stakeholders and international cross-functional teams


  • Degree in engineering or physics
  • 3+ years working experience in multi-body simulation or CAE
  • Experience in the design of mechanical components with CAD (ideally Creo 7)
  • High motivation to simulate, define, design and test products in the field of vibration technology
  • Experience in building up and maintaining close business relationship with customers, including presentations of results and negotiations of technical boundary conditions in different project phases
  • Business level of German and English (verbal and written)
  • Willingness to travel (~ 5-10%)
  • Positive attitude towards problem solving within a team environment
  • High degree of personal responsibility, motivation, and strategic thinking
  • High level of self-organization, combined with hands-on mentality

Additional desired qualifications:

  • Experience with FMEA process
  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis
  • Experience with Measurement Hardware and Software
  • Familiar with manufacturing processes for metal casting, forging and precision machining
  • Familiar with problem solving strategies (e.g. 8D, DOE, Six Sigma)
  • Familiar with product lifecycle management with Teamcenter or similar PLM/PDM system


Come and join our team!

Let’s shape the future of mobility together!

Who are we? Some 33,000 team players around the world, hard at work in over 100 locations across more than 30 countries. As a force for progress on road and rail, we prioritize technical excellence, sustainable business practices and social responsibility. At the last count, our global revenues totaled EUR 7.9 billion. Join us, and you can expect exciting, varied work in an international environment with attractive working conditions – including flexible working hours, sabbaticals and remote work. In addition, you can work up to twenty days a year from abroad in the EU. A broad selection of continuing education programs offers you plenty of opportunities to develop both professionally and personally. And you can look forward to many other benefits, such as subsidized public transit options, a company pension plan, and a state-of-the-art workplace with a rich choice of in-house catering options.