Contract type: Permanent
Workplace: Bologna BO, Italia

Our client is a multinational company operating in the worldwide market of transmissions and propulsion systems for the Nautical sector.

We are looking for a SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER, and we would like to meet a passionate and results-oriented person, who has experience in the Nautical/Automotive sector.

This position will be responsible for the design and analysis of the Marine products and Arneson product line, including design for manufacturing and assembly, and evaluating deviation and change requests. This position will have considerable interaction with manufacturing.


  • Design and analyze components for modification to existing products
  • Design for manufacturing and assembly
  • Assist in the design and analysis of components for new products
  • Oversee the drafting of product modifications
  • Create product structure for modified units
  • Assist in the evaluation of deviations and change requests
  • Assist in the determination of required testing, writing of test requests and participation in the analysis of results
  • Analyze the performance of a unit and specific components
  • Assist in root cause analysis of product issues
  • Enter and validate proper data in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
  • Maintain knowledge of manufacturing facility capabilities and limitations
  • Develop and maintain knowledge and understanding of mechanical engineering principles through reading professional publications, attending workshops and seminars, and participating in training opportunities.

Requirements & Competencies:

  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Knowledge of 3-D modeling, SolidWorks preferred
  • Basic understanding of 2-D CAD, DraftSight or AutoCad preferred
  • Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Basic understanding of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), SmarTeam preferred
  • Strong interpersonal relationship skills and listening skills that allow being able to work with people in all levels of the organization and external customers
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems appropriately to ensure meeting project goals and standards
  • Basic understanding of gearing, clutches, bearing selection, hydraulic systems, and material processes
  • Basic understanding of root cause analysis

Location: Bologna