CAD Design Engineer

Hybrid from Porto
Many of the world’s current challenges are linked to logistics. AELER is a Swiss logtech scale-up that is re-inventing the shipping container, the building block of our global economy through which 80% of the world’s goods travel. Do you want to embark with us on an adventure to rock global logistics? Then please read on. 

Responsibilities: As part of the Structural Team, you’ll be...

  • Design load-bearing steel structures based on the provided loads and requirements
  • Create and maintain 3D models and assemblies, and create and release drawings for manufacturing
  • Play a key role from design to prototyping 
  • Redesigns and new feature developments to meet AELER's product plan and production forecast
  • Interact closely with our production partner to validate the designs
  • Be in contact with production department to align product feasibility
  • Constantly interact with FEA engineers to optimize design 

Experiences: To flourish in this role, you’ll need...

  • +5 years experience in CAD design engineering with welded steel structures
  • Experienced in cost-optimization and serial-production design 
  • Good know-how on creating  3D modeling, drawings to manufacturing and geometric tolerances
  • Excellent knowledge of welding, steel products, bending, profiles 
  • Interface with CAE simulation team to improve the design based on the simulation results

  • Ideally you have:
  • Experience in mass-production industries i.e. automotive, marine, aerospace or architectural sector
  • Ideally knowledge of composite materials and manufacturing
  • Strong knowledge in next-generation manufacturing processes
  • Designed high load-bearing structures and complex structure
  • Experience working with Inventor (other softwares might be considered depending on the experience)
  • Experience with PDM software and expertise in release mechanism
  • Experience in quality and DFMA (Design For Manufacturing and Assembly)

Benefits: At AELER you will...

  • Join a team of talented individuals who believe in Aeler’s mission
  • Get stock options in a promising technology scale-up 
  • Work in a hybrid workspace with minimal hierarchy
  • Travel to yearly company retreats where you’ll meet all the Aelerians
  • Take part in training that supports both professional and personal growth
  • Enjoy min. 25 vacation days per year + national public holidays
  • Experience a good work/life-balance. We put humans beings first! 

Approximate start date

  • January 2024