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Mechanical Design Engineer


When building the tallest buildings, the longest bridges and the biggest airplanes, people put their trust in the market-leading measurement and surveying solutions from Leica Geosystems. Our employees develop, produce and distribute what our customers count on, day after day: innovation, precision, reliability and efficiency.

We are looking for a person who has a strong positive attitude, is highly passionate and is interested to work on latest technology projects.

Mechanical Design Engineer

Your main tasks include:
  • Collaborating with multi-discipline and diverse project teams
  • Design of components and related assemblies in Siemens NX and MatLab
  • Create documentation such as drawings, technical specification, test reports
  • Engage in technical negotiations with suppliers
  • Interacts with suppliers and participates in processes to access component and assembly’s manufacturability
  • Design and validation of prototypes to proof concepts
  • Manage prototype- and product testing
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of processes within the R&D Team

Your profile:
  • You have completed your studies in mechanical engineering or equivalent; experience in optomechanics/optronics is a plus
  • You have proven track record of 3+ years in an mechanical engineering environment
  • You have experience with agile project management approaches
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset, a proactive attitude and a hands-on mentality
  • You are an open-minded team player with great interpersonal and communication skills
  • You like to think "out of the box"
  • You enjoy working in an interdisciplinary and international team using English as primary language but also German as a communication language

We offer cutting-edge technology projects with challenging research and development tasks, a location with a high recreational value (fantastic for mountain and water sports), competitive compensation packages, and 25 to 30 days of vacation per year. Childcare centers, baby bonus and one week paternity leave are also part of our attractive compensation packages. You can benefit from our generous pension and insurance schemes as well as our early retirement model. In addition, we offer flexible working time and support relocation and integration of our international employees. Our headquarter is close to public transport. Join our international teams and celebrate the team successes at various offsite team events.

Are you a hands-on, creative, dynamic thinker who is driven to achieve results based on your own initiative, while working effectively within a team? please apply today!

Bianka Hay, HR Manager (+41 71 727 4507) is looking forward to receiving your online application.

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