FULLTIME       -  Rotterdam X Innovation Laboratory

Mechanical CAD Engineer

You have a genuine passion for engineering in mechanics/mechatronics and want to contribute to bringing forth the most advanced offshore robotics equipment in the world. You love to work in an inspiring, entrepreneurial and fast-paced start-up/scale-up company. We are disrupting the offshore and maritime wind market with novel Motion Compensation Systems that allow to install green energy faster and more efficiently - important for our planet.

You will contribute to the team as lead Mechanical Design Engineer with your CAD and PLM expertise. You will:

  • Develop complex 3D models and 2D drawings in Solid Edge
  • Create drawings, scenarios and support operational analysis with 2D drawing work
  • Calculate standard machine components and structures
  • Support manufacturing and quality control during production of your designs
  • Apply geometric dimensioning and tolerancing to all products
  • Design complex mechanisms, Gears, Motor assemblies, Sensors and Mechatronics for laboratory robotics testbeds


  • Track-record of successfully implementing CAD design in a Product Development and Manufacturing Context
  • Min. 3 yrs CAD/CAE
  • Min. 1-2 machines designed and seen successfully in end-to-end operation
  • Min. 2 yrs experience with in-assembly and in-context design
  • Experienced with PLM is an asset
  • Experience with PDM is a plus
  • Experience with detail drafting
  • Experience with Solid Edge is a strong plus
  • Good Mathematical understanding of standard calculus
  • Strong desire to continuously learn
  • Ability to help and teach others
  • Embracing cultural difference
  • Passion for mechancial design and advanced machines
  • B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering / Mechatronics / Aerospace
  • M.Sc. is a plus (not not needed strictly)

The X Innovation Laboratory is a highly specialized robotics engineering laboratory, one of the most up-coming robotics companies in the Netherlands. You will be part of a dynamic and friendly team of diverse junior and senior experts that share their passion in developing cutting-edge technology that solves pressing problems of the industry and of society (targeted at building robotics for a sustainable future!).We guarantee that you will work on the most challenging, interesting and leading-edge technology projects in the maritime, offshore and transportation sector and will be able to continuously learn.

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Please e-mail your application to info(at)deltaxlab.com

To be admitted into the selection process, please always send:

  • your CV (PDF)
  • Formal Motivation Letter (PDF)
  • Project Portfolio in PDF or PPT or Keynote (with Visual information about each project you have done)


To find information what we mean with motivation letter + portfolio, please check the information on our career site..