The Saurer Group is a leading globally operating technology group focusing on machinery and components for yarn processing. As a company with a long tradition, Saurer has always been a leader in innovation. Today, Saurer comprises the two segments Saurer Spinning Solutions and Saurer Technologies. Saurer Spinning Solutions offers high quality, technologically advanced and customer-specific automation solutions for processing staple fibre from the bale to the yarn. Saurer Technologies is specialized in twisting and embroidery as well as engineered and polymer solutions. With annual sales around 1.0 billion EUR, 4,000 employees and locations in Switzerland, Germany, Turkey, Brazil, Mexico, USA, China, India and Singapore, the strongly growing group is well positioned to serve the world’s textile industry centres.

Design with us the way to industry 4.0. As a company with many years of tradition, we combine high development standards in mechanical engineering with the technologies of the future. For the Business Unit R&D, we are looking at the next possible time for you as 

Sr. Mechanical Engineer

Job reference 2019-0047


Job description

1. Design mechanical systems and components from concept to series solution

2. Design sophisticated 3D assembly models

3. Derive 2D high quality drawings according ISO standards  

4. Asses failure modes in concept phase and mittigate during the design process by using sophisticated engineering knowledge  

5. Calculate strain / stress or get support by CAE team to ensure propper design function  

6. Coach and support assigned Mechanical engineer to achieve best possible solutions and grow up together

7. All designs follow strictly international (e.g. ISO) and national standards and regulations  

8. Work within the PC-team on customer and problem solution projects  

9. Solve customer problems in a quick and efficient way 

10. Travel to customers and assess problem situation, when necessary  

11. Follow all R&D processes strictly (e.g. RFM, MCR, technical release process, evaluation request) 

12. Cooperate well and communicate frequently and clear with all colleagues (internal & all external departments)  

13. Support all other team members to reach the cost and project targets


Bachlor or above, majored in mechanical enginnering or related field

At least 6 years working experience or related background

Proficiency in Solidworks, English (CET-4, better CET-6), simulation software and other related skills is a plus

Diligence, Open Mind, Positive attitude, Entrepreneurship, solution oriented








Robin Luo

Saurer (Jiangsu) Textile Machinery Co. Ltd.
No. 9 Chang Yang Street
Suzhou Industrial Park
Jiangsu Province
215024 Suzhou