Internal job opening 5/7/2024

Job-ID 2023-0543

Expand your horizons by joining the team at SMS Concast AG, Zurich, as a

Mechanical Engineer-Product Development (m/f/d)

Your tasks

Along with your team colleagues, you are responsible for the further development and innovation of our products in the field of continuous casting. You independently develop concepts, parts, assemblies, and processes. From feasibility studies or basic engineering through to fully detailed and patented ideas, you act to shape the future of metals. You manage the detailed engineering with our internal and external partners, you drive the continuous improvement process for our established products together with other internal departments. Additionally, you guide and coordinate the manufacturing and commissioning of your developments on-site seeing first-hand the impact of your creativity.

You are excited and thrilled by the combination of various physical phenomena like high temperature, extreme environments, heavy-duty machines and precise, highly accurate engineering at the same time. You will support our sales team in defining innovative, differentiating engineering solutions. Furthermore, you like the international flavour and assignment flexibility of a small but globally active company. Throughout the execution of development projects, you will work closely with the manufacturing and procurement department, workshops, and subcontractors.

Your profile

For this challenging and varied role we are looking for candidates with a degree in engineering (Technical University for Applied Science, BSc or MSc) who have several years experience in development or engineering of mechanical equipment. The position requires broad technical expertise in general plant design and engineering as well as a willingness to assume responsibility. You also have the ability to work very independently, take a structured approach to your work and offer excellent communications and project leadership skills. A sound knowledge of CAD (preferably AutoCad, CREO and Inventor) is essential as is very good written and spoken German, English and a willingness to travel internationally at very short notice (approx. 10%).

Salary level

Would you like to take on responsibility in an international working environment and play a part in shaping the future with us? We can offer you an extremely interesting and varied role in a very well-positioned, dynamic and successful company, the opportunity to be actively involved in international projects, and an attractive, centrally located workplace in the city of Zurich. You will also be welcomed into a friendly, diversified and supportive working environment.


Interested? Then we look forward to hearing from you.

SMS Concast AG
Human Resources
Claudia Scherrer
Telephone: +41442046620

Notice till: 6/6/2024