System Design Engineer in the Netherlands

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System Design Engineer in the Netherlands

Vacancy ID 54
Region Noord-Holland
Branche Engineering
Hours per week 40 uur

Have you ever considered working abroad? This is your chance! TopShore is looking for multiple System Design Engineers for our employers in the Netherlands. Read more below.

Your job

As a System Design Engineer you are involved in the design and calculation of heavy mechanical hoisting structures during the sales process. When the assignment has been confirmed you are intensively involved in determining, calculating and simulating mechanical engineering solutions for the assignment. You are the interface between the various engineering areas by combining concepts, calculations, theory and practical experiences. Your tasks include:

  • Determining the assignment, planning and budget
  • Converting technical specifications into geometry and capabilities of the complete system
  • Performing static and dynamic system simulations for dimensioning components
  • Using your creativity to realize original and innovative solutions
  • Identifying new developments and methods in the field
  • Creating concept and Basic design from new equipment
  • The technical elaboration of calculations drawings and designs
  • The calculation of the complete interplay of forces on the structure
  • Power, fatigue and failure calculations of the complete structure
  • Performing 3D dynamics simulations and FEM calculations

Your profile

To be eligible for this position you need the following qualifications:

  • Completed a university or higher vocational education in Offshore Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent
  • Minimum 1 to 3 years of experience in heavy machine building
  • Insight into hoisting and lifting techniques
  • Knowledge and experience with FEM
  • Knowledge and experience with MATLAB
  • Knowledge of offshore crane standards such as EN, ABS, API, DNV, Lloyd’s
  • Team player, proactive, positive critical and inquisitive
  • Likes to share knowledge and experience with colleagues

! Please note, only ingenieros with an EU work visa will be considered as viable candidates. An online assessment and screening can be part of the recruitment process.

Our Offer

TopShore offers job opportunities for Spanish ingenieros in the Netherlands for a minimum of 18 months. We set you up with an employer, off a salary between €2200 and €4000 gross per month (depending on your experience), assist you in finding a home and help you grow by offering courses and training.

Going abroad to the Netherlands puts extreme added value to your career as this country has been very innovative and progressive throughout the years. TopShore helps you in ensuring a stable future with a respectful company, a good salary and opportunities for growth and development. Working abroad in the Netherlands will give you both professional and personal experience as you will encounter new working methods, learn about cultural differences and make new friends. For more information please visit our website ( and download the syllabus.

Recruitment Process

Send your resume (in English) to mentioning the vacancy ID or apply via our website. If your cv proves to be interesting, we will set up a Skype interview. The selected ingenieros will also be interviewed live in Spain after which we will match them with one of our Dutch employers.