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Location: Ebikon, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Job ID: 57533 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.


Schindler is one of the world's leading suppliers of elevators, escalators and moving walkways. We employ talented individuals in over 100 countries worldwide to design, develop, install, maintain and modernize the mobility systems that keep the world's urban population on the move. We offer a dynamic, forward-looking work environment that enables our employees to innovate and excel in their chosen fields.


Join us as a

Senior Engineer Safety Components (m/w/d) 80-100%


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

We are looking for a passionate out-of-the-box thinking engineer. As a part of a motivated team of engineers in our head-quarter in Ebikon, you will be responsible for the design, development, and product life cycle management of mechanical components. This includes technical project leadership as well as planning and management of assigned tasks.


Your main tasks include:


  • Develop designs for new components and solutions and define interfaces under consideration of overall system architecture, requirements, risks and production constraints

  • Analyze business, market and code requirements, align with stakeholders, and derive technical requirements

  • Derive multiple technical solutions for a given problem (including root cause analysis) with existing components and provide corresponding effort estimations, quality, cost and feasibility considerations in cooperation with our stakeholders

  • Technical lead of project, managing quality, cost and timeline of related projects.

  • Ensure quality of implemented solution by performing code reviews, design and FEM calculations and analysis, simulations, cost analysis, cross functional design reviews and supporting testing

  • Maintain existing components and (sub-) systems documentation and certification

  • Keep track of technology trends, propose use of new ideas and technologies in Schindler's mechanical landscape, and generate IP proposals and patents for new ideas.

  • Collaboration with Project Managers and other Development Engineers globally



We Elevate... Your Best Self

You have an analytical, independent, and systematical mindset and are ready to continually learn and improve yourself. With your strong knowledge and experience in mechanical engineering and with your communication skills you find innovative ways to resolve problems. You bring talent for collaboration in a dynamic and international environment with a wide range of individuals.


Further requirements may include:


  • Master or Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering
  • Project planning and management skills (sub-project / tasks management)
  • Design to cost and manufacturing expertise
  • CAD and simulations skills
  • Fluent language skills in English (Level C2) and good German skills

We Elevate... You

Benefit from our services as a TOP employer:


  • We offer a position in a future-oriented industry with a diverse product range as well as attractive and performance-related remuneration
  • You will work in a state-of-the-art environment on our Campus in Ebikon
  • Development opportunities: You start with a position-specific familiarization and are supported by us through professional and personal training measures
  • Family friendliness: We enable you to conciliate your professional and private life through flexible working hours
  • Health: Your health is important to us - Benefit from a variety of measures including prevention courses, cooperations with fitness studios and in-house sporting events
  • Corporate benefits: Benefit from our various employee discounts
  • Diversity: We promote a culture of diversity 

Can You Elevate Us?

Be part of a highly driven organization where high performance connects people and is a vital part of achieving strong business results. Send us your application. For questions please don't hesitate to contact Patrick Mawete, (+41) 414453120




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