Project Manager (m/f/x) in Hydrogen Transport and Storage

About Us

With some 1800 employees, Fichtner is Germany’s leading independent engineering and consultancy enterprise. We are global players and tackle challenging projects in more than one hundred countries. Among our clients are companies from the sectors of central utility supplies and waste management, international development and commercial banks, investors, public administrations, and energy-intensive industrial enterprises. We offer our clients a unique combination of engineering consultancy with classical management consultancy.

About The Department

Amid decarbonization of the energy, transport and industrial sectors, green hydrogen is becoming ever more important. Fichtner has more than three decades of experience in technologies for hydrogen production, infrastructure and usage. In fact, we possess expertise and project experience at all levels of detail – from modeling energy systems, to designing plants and devising usage concepts, through to implementing projects.

We assist our clients in finding technically feasible and economically viable solutions for using hydrogen, and we support projects throughout all phases from the initial concept through to commissioning.

Fichtner currently supports an extensive portfolio of projects for green hydrogen plants ranging from smaller plants in the megawatt range to international export projects in the gigawatt range.

You can find out more about our world-leading hydrogen department by visiting

For our head office in Stuttgart or our office in Berlin, we are seeking with immediate effect a

Project Manager (m/f/x) in Hydrogen Transport and Storage

Your Tasks

In our challenging projects, you will be deployed in a variety of ways according to your personal strengths. In doing so, you will work on tasks independently and thus make an important contribution to the success of the project. You will take responsibility in the handling of projects and present your results to our clients. The main focus of your work will be on:

  • Performing techno-economic design and evaluation of hydrogen transport options from pipelines, to ships, to innovative technologies such as LOHC
  • Planning technical facilities for hydrogen production, transport, distribution and storage
  • Performing technical analysis and evaluation of hydrogen projects, project portfolios and existing infrastructures for investors (due diligence)
  • Assisting with project management and control
  • Advising clients throughout the entire duration of the project

Your Profile

  • Interest in a varied field of work with both conceptual elements and detailed technical planning
  • Good technical knowledge from having completed a university degree in mechanical engineering, process engineering, industrial engineering or similar
  • Initial professional experience in planning or project handling of natural gas networks, pipelines, gas pressure regulating and metering stations, cavern storage facilities, refinery gas networks or biogas plants would be an advantage
  • Knowledge in the field of technical facilities for the production, transport or storage of ammonia or methanol would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of technical regulations such as DVGW, ASME, API, etc. would be an advantage
  • Initial knowledge of programming would be an advantage
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Motivated team player
  • Willingness to travel as part of projects on a short-term basis, with travel assignments accounting for <10-20% of your work

Corporate Benefits

  • We provide an environment that unites enduring value with innovative capability
  • Culture of staff appreciation, equal opportunity and attractive career prospects in an international job environment with staff originating from more than 40 nations
  • Long-term development opportunities, with our staff’s average length of service standing at 10 years
  • Wide degree of latitude, flexible working hours and the ability to work under your own responsibility
  • Comprehensive fringe benefits, workplace health promotion, e-bike leasing, company get-togethers and communal sporting activities
  • Conveniently located offices with company car park and very good connections to public transportation
  • An office canteen with a choice of freshly prepared menus
  • A comprehensive and thorough induction with the possibility to participate in training and further education programs as well as languages courses in a company whose support you can always rely on and a working environment that promotes job satisfaction

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Additional information

Additional information


Fichtner GmbH & Co. KG

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Your contact

Christoph Beck
+49 (711) 8995 1550



By submitting your application, you confirm that you have read the data protection information of the Fichtner Group. For more information about how your personal data is handled and how to exercise your rights, please view our Data Protection guideline.