Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

At IQIP, the global market leader in piling, we are looking for a Tactical Purchaser to join us! You’ll be joining a team responsible for developing sourcing strategies and maintaining excellent relationships with global, strategic suppliers specifically for the commodities related to Machining and Construction. You are at the heart of our success – making sure that we have the resources needed to deliver on our innovative projects, world-wide.  

At IQIP, the global market leader in piling we are looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to come and strengthen our Custom Engineering department. Our team is responsible for preparing technical proposals and developing one-off equipment for offshore installations. You, as Senior Mechanical Design Engineer are not just responsible for independently drafting innovative designs and proposals but will also act as a linking pin throughout the project: you make sure that our cooperative efforts with other departments and external parties deliver material that seamlessly fit customer expectations, on time. After contract is awarded the concept will be either further developed by another engineer or you can continue with your concept to develop it with a team of engineers into a detailed engineering package, up to commissioning of the tool on board of the vessel. To be successful in this role you’ll have to be familiar with the basic principles of hydraulics and controls.

You’ll be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Translating customer requirements into functional specifications
  • Developing concepts
  • Refining concepts into basic designs
  • Preparing specification documents
  • Planning of global engineering activities
  • Supervising technical specialists within the organization and evaluating the results

Your Profile:

  • A completed diploma in mechanical engineering or a tightly related field
  • At least a couple of years of successful project delivery as a mechanical designer in a capital goods industry
  • Intimate knowledge of Solid Edge, Solid Works or Inventor (3D design) and ability to constructively converse with FEA Engineers (able to read FEMAP)
  • You are a commercially driven designer: you strive to deliver above client expectations, on time
  • You do not shy away of discussions and are able to motivate other people when necessary
  • Experience in detail engineering is preferred 

Our offer:

  • Monthly salary depending on level and expertise. (CAO Metalektro) 
  • 8% holiday allowance, paid annually. 
  • 27 paid annual leave days + 13 additional days. 
  • Competitive benefits such as travel expenses, telephone, laptop, educational opportunities, pension. 
  • Location: Sliedrecht(NLD) (working at the office). 

About Working at IQIP 

Our greatest passion is technology, and we are deeply committed to our clients’ projects and the sustainable solutions we achieve. No challenge is too big, and by sharing and combining our knowledge, we always provide a solution. We offer innovative and high-quality equipment, and with our expertise and service, we make the difference. Together, we are building the world for future generations. 

Safety is a top priority, and everyone’s unique talents contribute to our success. Do you want to be part of our story? Let’s build the world of tomorrow together. 

Click on “Apply” to start the journey! Our recruiter will contact you to answer any questions you may have and to get acquainted. From there, you will meet your new colleagues and our unique location! 



Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: Sliedrecht
Department: Engineering
Contract type: Temporary
Working hours: Full-Time
Reference: R0004658
Published: 13-01-2023

For questions please contact Kim Dingerdis.

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