Festo is a worldwide leader in automation technology headquartered in Germany. We provide inspiration worldwide with our intelligent solutions for industrial automation. And we offer a high degree of flexibility to our employees. We offer you excellent prospects for turning your ideas into reality - because innovation requires freedom and security. We need you. Apply now and keep the world moving.

Mechanical Design Engineer (Development Position Sensors and cables)

Main tasks and responsibilities:

  • Design and development of connecting cables and connectors in respect to product requirements and standards.
  • Creating and maintain of technical documentation for new and existing products over the whole product life cycle.
  • Cooperation for the implementation of new products and product care in the serial production process.
  • Actively drive and participate in the continuous improvement of the designed products in terms of Cost, Quality and Delivery (Product Care).
  • Working in an interdisciplinary, agile project international team being responsible for the whole mechanics engineering, implementing, and maintaining design guidelines and constraints.
  • Coordination and integration of internal and external development partners and suppliers.
  • Creating technical research and feasibility studies on new solutions. Executing and evaluation of basic functional tests to validate design concepts.
  • Continuously enhance and seek out methods and tools and actively acquire new knowledge.


Required abilities:

  • Master’s or bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering or comparable with relevant experience.
  • Good command of 3D CAD systems (preferably CREO); Expertise in SAP as well as Windchill is a plus.
  • Knowledge in tolerance analyses and GD&T is beneficial.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, knowledge in German language will be considered as a strong advantage.
  • Communication and team skills, as well as an independent, structured, and target-oriented approach to work.
  • Someone with a pro-active attitude, motivated in developing and implementing new ideas.


Personal Competencies and Requirements:

  • Capable of making fast decisions and taking the responsibility for the results in dynamic and changing environment.
  • Oriented towards goals achieving and results.
  • Focused on the added value for the internal and/or external clients.
  • Team player, able to work in a multicultural working environment.
  • Thinking out of the box, creativity and continuous improvement attitude.
  • Flexible, adaptable, open to meet the change and acquire new knowledge and skills.


You can expect the following with us:

  • Motivating compensation and social benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects in the field of industrial automation, IIoT and robotics;
  • Professional development and learning opportunities in high technology and production environment.


In case your professional qualification corresponds to the above requirements and you wish to join our growing team, please send us your CV and a cover letter. 


Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Your documents and personal data will be treated as confidential and will be protected according to Bulgarian Data Protection Legislation and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR).


HR contact person: Aleksandar Antonov Angelov, careersbgproduction@festo.com

Reference code: 11825

Company:  Festo Production EOOD

София, BG, 1000

We look forward to your application!