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(Senior) Mechanical Engineer



Other Engineering
Delft, Netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024
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Join our team at Qblox, we are on the lookout for a Sr. Mechanical Engineer!

At Qblox we develop high-tech control stacks for quantum computers, pivotal in generating the precise analogue signals necessary for the control and readout of quantum bits within quantum computing and networking environments.

As a Sr. Mechanical Engineer in our R&D team, you dive into the challenges we face, investigate the root causes, think of concepts, discuss them, and design the right solution. You make sure that the mechanical design integrates successfully in the overall system, resulting in a product that meets the requirements. You are experienced and a very capable user of CAD design tools, mechanical analysis and familiar with design and development principles.

Joining us means becoming part of our dynamic environment, where innovation thrives and every member of our international team makes a direct impact on the product. You partner with our current Mechanical Engineer to work on the future of our products.Collaboration within the team is key, fostering an environment where ideas are shared, and solutions are collectively crafted. With the autonomy to explore and innovate, you'll have the freedom to make meaningful contributions and shape the trajectory of our projects. If you're passionate about cutting-edge technology, thrive in a collaborative setting, and you are motivated to make an impact, we invite you to join us.

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing and optimizing innovative mechanical solutions

  • Providing detailed design in CAD of mechanical assemblies and parts

  • Experience at both system-level and detailed engineering product development

  • Analysis and simulation of design problems (mechanical, thermal, etc.)

  • Design verification, prototyping and testing

  • Requirements formulation and technical documentation

Your profile

Background/ experience

  • A bachelor's or master's degree in mechatronics / mechanical engineering or equivalent

  • At least 5+ years of experience in product development in a multidisciplinary team

  • Experience in 3D CAD software (Autodesk)

  • Experienced with creating technical 2D drawings

  • Experience with tolerance analysis

  • Experience in mechanical/thermal/electrical analysis and simulation

  • Ability to document things in a structured way

  • Your English is at a full professional proficiency level, both spoken and written.

  • You are a highly motivated team player, have a creative “can do” mentality

About us
At Qblox, we operate at the frontier of the quantum revolution delivering advanced technologies needed to build Quantum Computers. This field is rapidly growing and will impact society on a global level. With a dedicated team of scientists, engineers and developers we are pushing quantum technology to support experimentalists worldwide with our scalable qubit control and readout equipment. Since 2019, Qblox has grown into a dynamic company employing 90+ innovative, international minds, all dedicated to the company’s mission. We celebrate equality and diversity. We are growing exponentially and welcome talented individuals who share our enthusiasm to make a difference. We’re striving to build a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, cultures, perspectives, experiences, and skills. If you are to join us, you can expect:

  • An international, interdisciplinary team of highly-skilled physicists, engineers, designers and scientists with an open working culture
  • A high-curiosity, high-performance and invigorating team dynamic
  • Flexible working hours: hybrid working options and travel allowance for commuting to the office
  • 30 days annual leave and holiday allowance
  • Company-sponsored retreats and Friday lunches
  • A modern, open office
  • Competitive compensation and participation plan
  • Opportunities for international travel for conferences, partnerships and customer visits
* Acquisition in response to our vacancies by recruitment agencies is not appreciated *