Mechanical engineer

Do you want to put your mechanical design skills into practice? Do you want to bring your designs into reality, by implementing ideas and making drawings to discuss with your team?

Where: Eindhoven (NL)

Experience: 0-5 years

Degree: BEng / BSc / MSc

What will you do as a Mechanical engineer?

As a Mechanical engineer your objective is to design, analyze and manufacture mechanical systems in our test setups. This includes structural skids, piping and specific mechanical components. You fulfil a key role in the team to provide functional and safe mechanical parts to our systems.

You enjoy spending time in 3D CAD, ordering parts and cooperate with manufacturing partners to further mature the product. Once the designing is done, you help out in the workshop with assembly, modifications and testing.

Your job will consist of but is not limited to:

  • Designing test systems in 3D CAD including the structures, piping and other components.
  • Create drawings for manufacturing.
  • Help out with assembly, modifications and testing.
  • Providing general engineering feedback based on your observations.

Job requirements

To succeed in our mission pro-activity, adaptability, communication and professionalism are crucial. We are looking for someone who is ambitious and who is ready to transform the future of energy with his/her ideas. Furthermore, you will bring:

  • Engineering degree with knowledge of mechanical 3D design
  • Software skills: SolidWorks / Siemens NX / Inventor / Catia / AutoCAD
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to quickly adapt your approach to changing conditions
  • Availability for 40 hours per week

What can you expect at RIFT?

In addition to a salary and a challenging job, we also offer:

  • Involvement with a highly disruptive energy technology that has huge potential.
  • A role within a multidisciplinary team that consists of talented and highly motivated people.
  • The ability to be part of a high-impact, fast-growing technical company.
  • Time for relaxation during our Friday afternoon drinks and events.


Interested? Please reach out to us by sending an email to