Material Expert (m/f)

Job description

The ILF Group is an international engineering and consulting firm that helps its clients successfully execute technically demanding industrial and infrastructure projects. With 2,000 highly qualified employees at more than 40 office locations across five continents, the companies of the ILF Group have a strong regional presence. This enables ILF to interact with clients and project parties on site.

Currently we are seeking to hire a Material Expert (m/f) for our office in Munich.

As an expert for materials science you will support our mechanical engineering department in the preparation of:

  • Station piping and mainline pipe material selection studies
  • Corrosion studies and corrosion evaluation for different environments including crude oil, gas and water/seawater mediums

Amongst others your responsibilities are:

  • Designing plants for the oil and gas production and process water
  • Assessment of other departments with the selection of materials
  • Preparation of rehabilitation procedures for damaged pipelines due corrosion
  • Development of pipe classes for all materials for new projects
  • Preparation of specifications for large diameter pipes, valves and other pipeline elements



  • You have successfully completed a degree at a Technical University or at a University of Applied Sciences in mechanical engineering or in a related subject with emphasis on materials science
  • At least 3-5 years of professional experience in this or in a related field
  • Ideally a good command of the respective international (and German) standards and regulations
  • Experience in the field of oil, gas and water plants
  • Flexible to work as material expert and as mechanical engineer for above mentioned tasks like pipe classes, etc.
  • Good command in written and spoken English. Good command in German is an advantage
  • Flexibility, willingness to travel in Germany and abroad, the ability to work independently and responsibly in a multicultural team

What we offer:

  • A pleasant, cooperatively working environment
  • An exciting and versatile field of activity in a dynamic, team-oriented company with attractive conditions in connection with long term employment
  • Interesting projects in an international environment
  • An attractive working hours model as well as other benefits (e.g. health program, Ticket Restaurant vouchers, Bikeleasing, etc.)
  • Company owned parking respectively a very good connection to public transport

To apply for this opportunity please send us your resume with cover letter, availibility and salary expectations to

Share our drive for Engineering excellence!


Location: ILF-Germany (ILF-GER)
Available from: 2018-10-18


For further questions please contact us:

ILF Beratende Ingenieure GmbH
Frau Vanessa Marable

Werner-Eckert-Straße 7
81829 München

Tel: +49 (89) 25 55 94 - 0
Fax: +49 (89) 25 55 94 - 144