Design Engineer (m/f)

  • Design and optimization of mechanical components for a Parabolic Trough System. Components include steel construction, fixture and thermal components
  • Analysis of mechanical systems, including Finite Element analysis for structural, fatigue, thermal and vibration
  • Create 3D M-CAD Models
  • Develop manufacturing drawings in accordance with applicable standards
  • Construct and oversee technicians in construction of developed systems
  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports
  • Confer with system engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information
  • Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, and other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, and maintenance requirements of designs or applications
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications

  • MS or PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or equivalent with focus on Structural Engineering and Mechanical Design
  • Excellent skills of 3D CAD software, in particular the modelling and FE analyses aspects
  • Very good German and English language skills
  • Good experience in product design
  • Experience in simulations of wind loads is advantageous
  • Knowledge of material and manufacturing process
  • Knowledge of the Concentrated Solar Power (CSP), especially parabolic trough systems, is advantageous

Full time or part time

Attractive compensation package

Dr. Ahmed Adel
Tel: +43 1 – 934 67 28