Director of Engineering (Hydraulics)

Director of Engineering (Hydraulics).

Director of Engineering (Hydraulics)


CHF120099 - CHF250000 per year




Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

A global leader in hydraulic technologies, is seeking a visionary and experienced Director of Engineering (Hydraulics) to join our dynamic team. In this leadership role, you will play a pivotal part in driving innovation and excellence across all our hydraulic product lines.

About You

  • Proven track record in leading, managing and growing engineering teams within the hydraulics industry.
  • A deep understanding of fluid mechanics, hydraulic systems, and component design.
  • Experience in translating market needs into innovative and commercially viable hydraulic solutions.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to motivate, inspire, and empower a team of talented engineers.
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills with a focus on building strong relationships across departments.
  • A strategic thinker with a global perspective on the hydraulics market and future trends.
  • Experience in managing budgets and ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Proffessional commands of German and English (French is a plus)

What You Will Do

  • Provide strategic direction and leadership for all hydraulic engineering activities.
  • Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement within the engineering team.
  • Oversee the development of new and existing hydraulic products, ensuring they meet the highest standards of quality, performance, and efficiency.
  • Manage a team of engineers, providing guidance, mentorship, and ensuring their professional development.
  • Expand and strengthen the engineering team: Further build a high-performing team by actively recruiting, identifying, and attracting top talent in the hydraulics fiel
  • Collaborate with other departments like marketing, sales, and operations to ensure product development aligns with business objectives.
  • Represent the company at industry events and conferences, staying abreast of the latest technological advancements and market trends.

What We Offer

  • Remote and work from home options with general flexability.
  • The opportunity to lead a team of talented engineers at the forefront of hydraulic technology.
  • A dynamic and challenging work environment that fosters creativity and innovation.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • The chance to make a real impact on the future of Hydraulics.

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Louis Cheesewright

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