R&D Engineer

R&D Engineer.

R&D Engineer

Zürich

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CHF100000 - CHF125000 per year

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Permanent

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Mechanical Design

Do you thrive on innovation and technical excellence?

Are you passionate about developing new products for the construction industry?

My client is a leading international engineering company with a rich history of providing specialist solutions for diverse structures. They seek a talented and motivated R&D Engineer to join their small dynamic team in Zurich, Switzerland.

What you will do:

  • Lead R&D projects, reporting directly to the Head of Technology.
  • Design new systems and products for the global construction industry.
  • Provide technical support for international projects, including post-tensioning, stay cables, and structural maintenance/repair.
  • Conduct tests (small and large scale) at international laboratories, focusing on Europe.
  • Develop detailed documentation to obtain technical approvals.
  • Represent the company at international conferences and congresses.
  • Participate in international technical committees for new standards and industry guidelines.

You are the ideal candidate if you have:

  • A master's degree (M.Sc. Eng.) or PhD in Civil/Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Material Science.
  • Experience in international R&D projects (preferred).
  • A strong sense of innovation with a commercial mindset.
  • Proficiency in FEA software, particularly ABAQUS.
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken). German language skills are a plus.
  • A proven track record of technical report writing, documentation creation, and presentations.
  • Excellent teamwork skills for internal and external collaboration within our global network.
  • A willingness to travel.

If you are a passionate engineer eager to make a real impact, we encourage you to apply!

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Hashim Akram

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