APPLICATION ENGINEER CHINA

RAPA LP | Location: Changzhou, Jiangsu, PRC | Full Time

In terms of internationalization, RAPA expands to China and the RAPA Central plant in China will be built. Precending the manufacturing process, RAPA also develops customer-specific products. This position is located at our site in Changzhou. The job will be trained in Selb, Germany for at least 6 months. We are looking for an

Application Engineer China (m/f/d)


Your Task and Responsibilities

  • Coordination & Application for valve system of active suspension system (air suspension and active damper) by automobile industry in China-Marketing.
  • Interfaces with customers in China to understand the specifications and requirements for supporting the specialist departments in Germany of the further new product development.
  • Research and analysis of benchmark, especially for the new “game-players” in China.
  • Planning, evaluation and documentation of product testing and qualification; validation of system design and supervision of system tests.
  • Responsible for notifying customers of technical changes and getting customer approval information.
  • Pre-project confirmation of prototype status based on customer requirements and vehicle application matching.
  • Assist quality engineers to analyze after-sales issues in conjunction with vehicle application matching.

Your Skills and Experience

  • Master‘s degree in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering), elite university background or German university degree preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in the field of application engineering, experience in active suspension systems is a huge plus.
  • Experience in Germany through study, training or working mandatory.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to function in a fast-paced, team oriented environment and handle multiple projects and assignments with proficiency.
  • Chinese at native speaker level, business fluent in English, German language skills is a plus.
  • Good skills in Microsoft Office, especially MS project.

We offer

As an employer, RAPA stands for equal opportunities and teamwork across borders. We offer interesting and challenging tasks with the opportunity for internal careers. Being a family-owned German company, we focus on innovation, growth, safety and long-term success.


The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Headquartered in Germany, the RAPA company is a globally recognized engineering and technology partner and first choice system supplier for the automotive industry as well as numerous customers in the healthcare and industrial sectors – and has been for over 100 years. The product portfolio includes valves and complete mechatronic solutions for hydraulic and pneumatic applications. RAPA employs almost 1,000 people at its sites in Germany, the United States and China. The company philosophy of a medium-sized family business is at the center of all activities.

Contact and further Information

Sounds exciting? Apply today and join us! To send us your data and documents, please send us an email containing your application (cover letter, CV and references) to zwang@rapa.com.

For additional information on our company culture, company benefits, or to potentially get scheduled for an interview please contact:
Mr. Zinan Wang | CEO China | P. +86 187 019 121 61| zwang@rapa.com