Senior Project Engineer 100% (f/m/d)


Offered by:

Burckhardt Compression AG


This varied and challenging task focuses on handling projects & tasks aimed at improving kledge, processes, products, standards or tools out of the subject matter of project engineering and plant sizing in general.Specifically you will also support Sales and Projects with more complex tasks.Within a year you will reduce your role as a Senior Project Engineer and take over the additional role as Lead Engineer Kledge Management (approx. 50 %)Main tasks as Senior Project Engineer:

  • Define components and interfaces for engineering standards, based on market and product requirements
  • Define best solution or practice against a range of applications or variants thereof
  • Responsible for enlarged scope and complexity of responsibility for engineering (i.e. for the entire system versus a single component)
  • Supporting the engineering process with standards and tools to suit its requirements, aiming at timely and cost optimized delivery of engineering documents
  • Coordination and execution of multiple engineering tasks at the same time
  • Quality assurance of technical deliverables
  • Use your strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Qualify new suppliers and work with unqualified suppliers
  • Act as technical expert versus clients and suppliers

Main tasks as Lead Engineer Kledge Management (KM):

  • Prime responsibility for the Kledge Management Process that is defined for the PEO
  • Proposal of modifications to the kledge management process
  • Estimation of maintenance efforts for kledge maintenance per business year
  • Proposal of additions to the kledge portfolio and associated effort versus benefit
  • Definition and Provision of the framework for content
  • Overseeing the overall process with respect to quality, especially defining the ownership and release process
  • Ensuring KM object embedding and linking, and retention of search functionalities
  • Reporting on issues and utilization of kledge management, success stories, lessons learnt and other KPI's as defined for KM
  • Definition of training courses
  • Defining pre-conditions for kledge application in collaboration with Lead Engineers and competence center mentors
  • Training on KM process itself for users and authors

Your profile:

  • Master's degree preferably in mechanical or process engineering, or similar education
  • At least 5 years’ experience in similar business or field of expertise
  • Kledge of rotating equipment and/or related processes across a range of applications
  • Able to analyze solutions against a range of applications or variants thereof
  • Able to detect interactions between changes
  • Kledge of industry standards is an advantage
  • Team player
  • Oriented towards quality
  • Able to work in a multicultural environment
  • Very good kledge of written and spoken English (business fluent at a contractual level) is essential, German would be an important asset
  • Expect around 10-15% international travel activity

We offer flexible working conditions and a diverse range of duties and responsibilities performed independently within a dynamic international environment. od employment conditions and an open corporate culture shaped by clearly defined corporate values that are upheld every day are defining characteristics of Burckhardt Compression.If you are already residing in Switzerland or are a Swiss or EU national, we look forward to receiving your comprehensive application