Expert in the fields of materials science and materials selection (m/f)

Job description

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:

  • To design plants for the oil and gas production and process water
  • To assess other departments with the selection of materials
  • To prepare 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

We offer demanding challenges in a dynamic, team-oriented company with attractive conditions in connection with long term employment. ILF opens the chance to work on interesting projects in an international environment.

Share our drive for engineering excellence!


Location: ILF-Germany (ILF-GER)
Available from: Now


For further questions please contact us:

ILF Beratende Ingenieure GmbH
Frau Katja Senator

Werner-Eckert-Straße 7
81829 München

Tel: +49 (89) 25 55 94 - 535
Fax: +49 (89) 25 55 94 - 144