The Saurer Group, founded in 1853, is a leading, globally active technology company with a focus on machines and components for yarn production. As a company with a long tradition, we have always been an innovation leader. Today, the group is a solution provider for the textile industry consisting of two segments. Spinning Solutions offers high-quality, technologically advanced and customer-specific automated solutions for staple fibre processing from bale to yarn. Saurer Technologies specialises in intelligent and economical twisting and cabling machines for tire cord, carpet, staple fibre, glass filament and industrial yarns, which allow customers to adapt flexibly to dynamic market requirements. Automation Solutions provides textile mills with an array of labour-saving systems. With around 3 300 employees, the Saurer Group, with locations in Switzerland, Germany, France, the UK, Czech Republic, Turkey, Brazil, Mexico, the USA, China, India, Uzbekistan, and Singapore, is well equipped to serve the world's textile centres.

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