Mechanical Product Development Engineer

Requisition ID:  26780
Job Location(s): 

Edinburgh, GB

Job Description

Danfoss Power Solutions are proud to be at the forefront of driving a global transformation in digital and electric solutions that increase productivity and energy efficiency.  We are truly passionate about investment, and innovation, as we continue to support our customers' journey towards a greener and lower-carbon future.

 

A fantastic new opportunity to join our growing Digital Displacement® team has arisen for a Mechanical Product Development Engineer, to be based at our site in Loanhead, Edinburgh, UK (EH20 9TB).

 

This role will afford someone the opportunity to play a part in creating the next generation of disruptive technology in hydraulics, empowering our customers to further their green agenda through fuel saving and electrification.

Job Responsibilities

As part of a small team of Mechanical Engineers you will participate in product development of prototypes handed over by the R&D team. You will have a hands-on approach and be involved in many aspects of the design life cycle, and play a leading part in taking prototypes developed by the R&D team to product launch within the Product Development Process.

Your day to day activities will be varied and can include:

  • Design and implement component or product validation tests using reliability and robust engineering practices to satisfy product and customer requirement specifications
  • Produce documentation to support tests, design, or changes.
  • Create and maintain product specifications
  • Stackups
  • Supporting CAE activities
  • Participating in and supporting Design reviews
  • Supporting/ creating CAD and engineering drawings in NX
  • Supporting Change management in Teamcentre (PLM)
  • Owning engineering product specification like assembly, cleanliness, etc.
  • Supporting continuous development of products, problem solving within 8D and other frameworks.
  • Collaborate with a multi-functional and international team, liaising with other stakeholders in purchasing, quality and manufacturing on a continuous basis.

Background & Skills

You'll have a passion for engineering and detailed experience of working in industry, supported by a relevant degree or equivalent qualification in mechanical engineering or related discipline.  In addition, you'll have experience of:

  • Rotating machinery design and development
  • Testing of products
  • Design FMEA
  • Designing for manufacture (DfM), assembly (DfA), etc.
  • Knowledge of Computer Aided Engineering tools such as Finite Element Analysis, Computational Fluid Dynamics, magnetics simulation
  • Design tools such as tolerance stackups, joint analysis, etc.
  • Using product lifecycle management tools such as Siemens Teamcenter
  • Experience of using CAD (preferably NX) for 3D models and 2D drawings
  • Experience with PLM tools (Teamcenter preferred)
  • Knowledge of change management processes

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.