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Mechanical Engineer Leading Strategic Projects (m/f/d)

Requisition ID:  14498
Job Location(s): 

Nordborg, DK Flensburg, DE Kolding, DK Vejle, DK

Job Description

Danfoss seeks a Mechanical Engineer who has injection molding design experience within industrial electronics to join our global Hardware Development team and lead stragegic projects. 

 

Do you thrive in an environment where you push the edge of technology and develop outside of the box solutions? Can you ask the right questions to challenge the status quo and produce step-change? Can you see the big picture and develop resilient solutions that can be implemented considering the business life cycle and costs? Then you could be our new Mechanical Engineer.

 

You will be offered a unique job opportunity to apply both a strategical mindset, directing the future of your business unit, and a hands-on, practical focus to ensure quality product development. Based out of Nordborg, Denmark, you will regularly collaborate with a global team, and can expect approximately 10 days of travel per year.

Job Responsibilities

You will join an innovative team consisting of both R&D and Supply Chain Integration specialists.  In this collaborative setting, we are working in a project base environment with both traditional and agile methodologies. You will not only maintain an existing product portfolio, but also be part of developing new products and product platforms. Your mission will be to direct and lead the successful development of mechanical design for electronic controllers and services. You will execute R&D activities and will coordinate with internal stakeholders and external partners; thus you will need to communicate specifications at a high level of detail and be good at following up on tasks. 

 

In more detail, you will:

  • Provide specification and design of mechanical parts for industrial electronics
  • Provide early prototypes through Additive Manufacturing (3D printing)
  • Direct communication with suppliers to control fast and first-time right execution of projects
  • Be a proactive member of NPI/PMI teams, supporting cross-functional team activities
  • Ensure product packaging solutions and approvals according to transport requirements
  • Find and drive cost down opportunities considering total cost of ownership
  • Lead the business unit mechanical strategy and ensure platform and modular-based design approach

 

In this role, you will have exciting opportunities for personal development. With injection molding at the core, the possibilities in this role are endless and you set the direction for where you take the future of the global Hardware Development team.  Take advantage of Danfoss’ 3D Printing ADM Center and play with different 3D printing technologies and simulations. 

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate for this role holds a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Mechanics, Electromechanics, or similar, and has extensive relevant experience as a Mechanical Engineer in industrial electronics or similar markets.  You have experience in project management of product development, processes, and tools.  You are fluent in both written and spoken English. On a more personal note, you work independently with a proactive approach, have a holistic mindset, and thrive in a cross-functional environment. 


Preferred skills and experiences include: 

  • Design for injection molding skills and experience with electronics enclosure requirements
  • Knowledge of IPC requirements and Design for Six Sigma, -Assembly, -Manufact., -Automation, -Test, -Cost
  • Ability to use Simulation tools and perform tolerance chain impact analysis’
  • Skills in CAD software (CREO, AutoCAD or similar) and knowledge of 2D drawings
  • Knowledge of SAP DMS and PLM tool (PDM Link or similar)
  • Knowledge of APQP including SPPAP, FMEA and use of special characteristics
  • Experience with NPI/PMI models
  • Knowledge of circular economy and ability to ensure compliance to RoHS/Reach/SVHC (Negative list)

 

For further information about the position, please contact Director Hardware & Manufacturing Development, ECS-DH, Rene Clausen at +45616 72416. 


Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate. Your application is important to us. We would like to inform you that during the summer vacation period, you may experience a delay in response from the recruiter or hiring manager, but we will reply to you as soon as possible.

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 engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933 and today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933 and today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

Read more about us at www.danfoss.com