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Title:  Mechanical Engineer - Industrial Product Design & Development (f/m/d)

Job ID:  36521
Country:  Austria
City:  Vienna
Professional area:  Research & Development
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced



JTI – Japan Tobacco International – is a leading international tobacco company with headquarters in Geneva. As part of the JT-Group, JTI sells its brands in more than 130 countries with around 45,000 employees in over 70 countries worldwide.


We develop, test and bring to market new and innovative forms of Reduced Risk Products (RRP) such as e-cigarettes and tobacco vapor products and other alternative nicotine delivery systems.


In Vienna we are about to enforce our R&D strength by transferring our Product & Technology Development Capabilities for our Reduced Risk Products (RRP) into a newly formed organization. Therefore, we are looking for a curious, collaborative and innovation-driven team player for the role of 


Mechanical Engineer - Industrial Product Design & Development (f/m/d) 


What will you do?

You will…

  • Develop, design and optimize our reduced risk products with specific focus on the overall layout of all components (mechanical, electrical and electronics) and associated material specifications
  • Provide industrial design of reduced risk products ensuring that the overall design, component layouts, CMF (colour material finish) and other materials reflect product technical requirements and are appropriately specified
  • Develop internal and external testing and verification procedures for the overall design in regards to colour, surface, internal component wear and leakage as well as dimensional tolerances
  • Support the generation/advancement of novel material technology
  • Coordinate vendor relationships as well as material development activities with key suppliers



Who are we looking for?

You have…

  • A degree in mechanical engineering/material science or equivalent (HTL/FH/Uni)
  • Achievements, know how and interest in design & development, material specifications, industrial design, novel material technology, testing & verification process, intellectual property
  • Excellent computer skills in AutoCAD, 3-D drawing software (Solidworks is desirable)
  • A solid working knowledge of English (German is considered a plus)
  • The passion to look beyond the horizon and you are eager to work within Agile (Scrum) Ways of Working as well as within a traditional V-model


Our offer

We offer you attractive working conditions in an international company with modern equipment in a good location in Vienna. In addition to extensive social benefits, a total annual gross salary of at least € 60.000 is provided for this position if the requirements are met. Depending on qualification and previous experience, the willingness to overpay is given.


#join JTI

Join our team and take advantage of the excellent development and career opportunities at Austria’s Number 1 Top Employer. Are you interested in this exciting opportunity? We look forward to receiving your application in English!


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