Vehicle Design Engineer

Manukau, Auckland, New Zealand

As a vehicle design engineer, you will be part of a team working at the bleeding edge of marine design. You will spend your days tackling interesting and diverse engineering problems and working quickly to deliver outputs to the highest standard.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Mechanical Design - Pulling together resources and knowledge to ensure systems and components are fit for purpose.

  • General Manufacture - Manufacturing parts, test rigs and modifying purchased components.

  • Components and System Validation - Verifying your designs meet requirements through rigorous testing.

  • Testing - On-water testing of prototype vessels.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Mechanical, mechatronics or aerospace engineering degree or equivalent.

  • 2+ years experience in a mechanical design role - or a very good personal project portfolio.

  • Proven ability to tackle challenging projects with a broad scope and see them through to completion.

  • A willingness to work effectively with a team, especially under the pressure of tight deadlines.

  • A level head and ability to look at problems from first principles.

  • Be comfortable with the unknown, the new, the different and the ever-changing.