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We are a young and rapidly growing Swiss company, disrupting the world of underwater robotics with the focus on miniaturization, affordability and scale. We develop our own underwater inspection drone platform that has a number of unique technologies, all conceived within the company over the last few years, and we are scaling up production of multiple products. At this moment we are looking for

Subsea Mechanical Design Engineer

Renens, VD, Switzerland


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Your Responsibilities

  • Conduct detailed analysis of design requirements, specifications and project objectives to develop innovative mechanical design solutions

  • Design mechanical components, ensuring accuracy, functionality and compliance with industry standards and regulations.

  • Substantiate designs using analytical methods, FEA software and other simulation tools to validate the integrity, performance, and safety of mechanical designs in the maritime environment.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including electrical engineers, mechatronic engineers and software developers to ensure seamless integration and compatibility of mechanical designs with other system elements

  • Conduct material selection and evaluation, considering factors such as mechanical properties, corrosion resistance, weight optimization and cost-effectiveness, for the development of maritime technology solutions.

  • Develop and maintain comprehensive documentation, including design specifications, engineering drawings, and technical reports, ensuring accurate and up-to-date records throughout the design and development process.

Your Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years industry experience in Subsea Hardware Engineering is a must

  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to identify, analyze and resolve complex design challenges

  • Expertise in 3D CAD design (Fusion360 preferred)

  • Strong knowledge of material selection and combination for use in the marine environment, extending to established and novel corrosion mitigation technologies and methodologies

  • Strong knowledge of API17

  • Fluent communication in English

  • Demonstrated “can do” entrepreneurial attitude through experience, who can persevere in achieving goals consistently

  • Excelling at multitasking and prioritization

  • Willingness to travel for tests and deployments

Hydromea builds a team that values autonomy and thorough leadership. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving challenging problems. We all work together, and each voice is important to move forward. We look for people with high passion for deep-tech products and love in their profession. We provide a lot of freedom to create spectacular things that will inspire you and make others around you inspired.

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