Development Engineer at Danfoss Drives
Do you have a real “can do” approach to developing, testing and implementing design changes to optimise our variable speed drives? Do you have a good feel for materials and assembly methods that can guarantee optimal quality at the lowest possible price? If so, you can quickly create an important role for yourself on our journey towards ever improving products. Ten colleagues in the Mechanical Development Department are looking forward to welcoming you to a positive working environment.
Enhancing and simplifying components for variable speed drives
At Danfoss Drives you will have a unique opportunity to make sure that our products are cost-optimised and of the very highest quality. The Mechanical Product Development Department is responsible for designing cabinets, wiring and plugs, fans, accessories and spare parts for the whole range of variable speed drives from 0.25 kW to 90kW produced in Denmark as well as a range in China, the USA and India. We have also projects with our major OEMs in develop new products based on our standard range. You will be given responsibility for one or more areas of competence that suit your interests and/or your experience from previous jobs.
As an experienced development engineer, you are responsible first and foremost for parts and functions in our products. With your competences, you will be responsible for technical aspects such as moulded aluminium parts or metal mounted parts or injection-moulded plastic parts and the like. Your success in the job depends on your ability to keep lots of balls in the air, to be able to keep a cool head in stressful situations, and to maintain a good balance between a practical and a theoretical approach to design solutions. More specifically, you must:
- Have a coordinating role in your own projects in relation to both internal and external resources
- Be a driver in realizing good ideas for cost down or quality improvements
- Take ownership of tasks from design change to final implementation in the production
- Be an important player in designing products adaptation for important customers
- Be an important team player in connection with market failures and guide mechanical changes for short term and the long term solutions
- Design mechanical solutions in the CAD system “CREO” and create documentation with assistance from colleagues.
You will be dealing with a large number of complex products and technologies in a dynamic working atmosphere, giving you plenty of opportunity to develop your technical and personal skills.
Engineer in the field of mechanics or mechatronics
you have good Danish and English skills as a minimum. As an individual you are positive, open and dynamic, and you enjoy the complex role of being a problem-solver one day and deep thinking the next day.
If you would like to find out more about this position
Contact Department Manager Helge Nielsen on tel. +45 7488 2831.
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