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Mechanical Design Engineer for Power Transformers (f/m/d)

At Hitachi Energy our purpose is advancing a sustainable​ energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

We are seeking a highly skilled Mechanical Design Engineer specializing in Power Transformers to manage our projects in this area. The ideal candidate will possess a strong technical background in electrical engineering, specifically focused on power systems and transformers.

Interested in joining our great team? If so, we are looking forward to your application!

Our flexible work practices help you optimize personal and business performance while creating an environment where all employees can develop their skills and grow. Besides company benefits we are subject to collective bargaining agreement conditions such as of the IG Metall in Germany.

Your responsibilities

  • You lead accordingly to optimize technical and cost criteria on the basis of customer specifications and input of the electrical designer
  • You review existing CAD designs and identify elements that need to be updated or modified to align with branding standards
  • You define the type and configuration of the transformer tanks, the position and details of the cooling system and other exterior components
  • You complete design modeling with the Computer-aided designsystem so as to subsequently produce manufacturing drawings
  • The design phase also includes compiling the approval documentation for customers (dimensional and transport drawing etc.), preparing structural analysis and initiating pre-orders for the various components
  • You have the responsibility to preparate the customer approval documentation, structural analysis and the initiation of pre-orders for the various components
  • Your responsible of tender preparation and other activities, technical cooperation with mechanical and electrical designs, workshop, project management and suppliers, as well as direct contact with customers
  • You will need to demonstrate initiative and the ability to work independently as well as confidence and good communication skills in English. You must also have basic knowledge of mechanical and electrical engineering, including the field of large-scale transformers

Your background

  • You have a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or related field
  • You have good basic electrical engineering and transformer-specific knowledge
  • Good German and English language skills
  • You will be required to work closely with our mechanical and electrical designers, workshop and suppliers and must be capable of working and contributing in a team
  • You have professional experience in mechanics

What we offer

  • Collective wage agreement from IG Metall including special payments
  • Flexible working hours (working time accounts)
  • Motivated warm team with young and very experienced colleagues
  • 35 hour week plus overtime pay for extra work
  • 30 days' vacation
  • Use of many fitness studios throughout Germany for your workout
  • Relocation service
Lieu Bad Honnef, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Type d'emploi Full time
De l'expérience Experienced
Fonction du poste Engineering & Science
Contrat Regular
Date de publication 2024-05-21
Numéro de réference R0044117
More about us

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.