Mechanical Engineer – Calculation and Design

Recruiter
Location
Turgi,Aargau,Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Nov 2016
Closes
08 Jan 2017
Ref
CH58060923_E2
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
As an expert in structural-mechanical stress/strain analysis, you will be fully at home in the world of numbers and engineering. At the same time, design experience in the field of electrical plant engineering would be a genuine asset. The role also calls for team spirit and a thoroughly self-directed approach to work. Does that sound like an interesting challenge? If so, we look forward to meeting you - welcome to ABB.

Tasks:
- Perform structural-mechanical analyses with the help of FE simulations
- Oversee mechanical and thermal design of traction converters
- Contribute to the definition and validation of calculation and evaluation concepts
- Conduct mechanical engineering and design of drives/converters
- Optimize product range by simplifying support structures, streamlining production costs, and reducing weight
- Carry out validation tests in vibration laboratory

Requirements:
- Solid degree in Mechanical Engineering
- At least three years' work experience relating to mechanical design and stress/strain analysis
- Proficiency in using CAD/CAE applications
- Advanced knowledge of finite element method, both in theory and practice
- Know-how relating to ANSYS Workbench and Solid Edge considered advantageous
- Good command of German and English