KM.ON ( is the corporate start-up of the KARL MAYER Group ( The excellent digital solutions of our digital unit will support the textile industry to be lead into a smart, successful and sustainable future.


Our culture thrives on innovative ideas, solution orientation, diversity, open communication, personal responsibility, appreciation, room for further development, focused customer orientation, flexible working time models and a lot of fun within the team.


With the talents in our team, we work on the latest technologies to create the best solutions for our customers. With agility, out-of-the-box thinking and our quality orientation, we challenge the existing and are future-oriented and future-proof.

Applications Engineer (f/m/d)

At KM.ON Changzhou you will...

  • collect and document technical requirements for our software solutions directly from the customers
  • identify customer requirements and propose technical improvement actions for KM.ON products
  • build close relationships with our customers and be able to draw a clear picture of their business processes
  • champion localization for the Chinese market and identify trends that appeal to our customers
  • act as a bridge between our product owners in Germany and our customers in China
  • assist with our solutions ahead of deployment on customer sites
  • check whether the requirements are within the scope of technical realisability and support our team in the technical implementation
  • develop customer-oriented and innovative solution strategies on the basis of the requirements and check them with regard to possible risks and economic viability
  • support us in the development of product-spanning concepts
  • coordinate and shape the further development of our product portfolio
  • collaborate with KM.ON colleagues around the world to leverage global expertise and insights
  • contribute to our new corporate start-up DNA

What characterizes you is that you...

  • have a deep knowledge of software systems integrations and feel comfortable in an agile environment
  • have a track record of integrating various applications and enable app to app communication via various communication protocols such as MQTT, OPC-UA, HTTP, websockets, and webhooks
  • are fluent in the Chinese tech ecosystem
  • know how to use Confluence and Jira to manage requirements
  • are able to analyze complex technical content and present it in an understandable way
  • have strong communication skills and are able to put yourself in the shoes of our customers
  • have knowledge of software development and ideally knowledge of the textile (machinery) industry
  • are a team player, have solution-oriented way of working and enjoy intercultural cooperation
  • have a passion for digital innovations, Industry 4.0 and Smart Factory
  • are willing to travel to support customers on a regular basis (50%)
  • have a minimum of 3 years working experience in related positions
  • are fluent in Chinese and English

We are offering you...

  • flat hierarchies and direct communication with the Management of KM.ON
  • a start-up environment
  • the possibility to play a crucial role in shaping the future of one of Germany's most innovative tech-companies
  • challenging tasks in a motivated team with great colleagues
  • a learning curve that is as steep as your motivation allows
  • remote working or a virtual office within the Greater Bay Area

Would you like to develop further in our team? Then we are looking forward to your online application.