Your benefits

  • You are a full-fledged member of the team, which shows you trust and appreciation
  • You will be given individual opportunities to shape and develop your career: We challenge and encourage you, coach you and give you feedback
  • You have the opportunity to write your thesis with us in addition to your time as a working student
  • You have the chance to be promoted in our tesa Talents program for further development prospects after your studies
  • You will work up to 18h/week and receive an attractive salary of 1.519€ / month
  • You work at the tesa campus and mobile with flexible working hours
  • You can train in the in-house gym on equipment or in courses for 4€ per month and take advantage of massages or physiotherapy
  • You can also expect a barista bar and our company restaurant with a wide variety of choices
  • You will receive a discounted travel allowance for the Hamburg public transport system
  • You will receive discounts on products from tesa, Beiersdorf, and many others

Contract type: limited to max. 1 year
Working time: Part-time – max. 18 hrs / week

  • You will support tesa SE directly in ongoing projects
  • You will be responsible of part-projects in the area of simulation
  • You will support the development and improvement of our adhesives and products through modeling and simulation
  • You will help to adapt and extend classic and current material models and simulation methods
  • You will independently document your work results

  • Excellent bachelor’s degree in the fields of mechanical engineering, physics, materials science, mathematics or comparable
  • Good programming skills in Python and/or MATLAB
  • Good knowledge of finite element method, (nonlinear) continuum mechanics and underlying mathematics is welcome
  • Basic skills in the use of appropriate FEA software packages like SIMULIA Abaqus is a plus
  • First experience in modeling and simulation of polymeric materials is also a big plus

tesa is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of adhesive tape solutions, with a range of more than 7,000 products. With passion for technology, we drive innovation, reliability, and sustainability to shape a better future.

Our solutions make a difference in the work, products, and lives of our customers across a variety of industries, including Automotive, Electronics, and Home applications. With this, we address a broad segment of business customers, but also you as a private consumer.

You might be surprised to discover the many places where our adhesive solutions are at work, from the battery in your electric car, to the display of your mobile phone, and even in the elevator in your building. Wherever you look, you’ll find tesa – holding the world together since more than 125 years.