Axopar, the adventure company, is one of the fastest-growing boat brands in the world. Its success derives from the “one boat, one world” concept, which stands for boats that are multi-functional and accessible for everyone, anywhere around the world. As a forerunner committed to continuous innovation, the company listens to its global community of Axoparians and shares the same respect and passion for nature. Axopar’s mission is to open new perspectives by bringing people out on the water and creating boats that make waves in the boating industry. www.axopar.com
We are looking for a Senior Technical Engineer to join Axopar´s growing community
As a Senior Technical Engineer, you will be in charge of our boat systems design and installation solutions with the rest of the design team. Your key tasks include planning and designing critical boat systems, e.g., HVAC-, fuel- and propulsion systems, including tasks in mechanical design, lamination and hull structure technical solutions. You will also participate prototyping, testing validation activities.
This role requires responsibility and independence, you play a key part in initiating new boat systems, mechanical, lamination and formation solutions and design for new boat models. You will also work to improve our current design and solutions. Additionally, you will be preparing and maintaining technical documentation and instructions for boat systems, as well as, for mechanical design.
What we expect from you?
You could be the person we are looking for if you have a minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar position. We expect you to have previous work experience in an international technical design or engineering environment, and to have previous experience with complex technical projects. You are able to build and maintain long-lasting technical business relationship with stakeholders and are well acquainted with project work. Previous in-depth knowledge of technical and commercial boat production and construction will help you to succeed in this role.
Your educational background could be a Master’s or bachelor’s degree in Technical Design, preferably in Naval Design. Working in an international context, excellent English language skills are necessary and ideally you would also have good Finnish skills.
As a person you are, resilient and not afraid of challenges. You have an entrepreneurial, business-oriented mindset, you are able to perform well under pressure, and you work well both independently and as a member of a team. You are genuinely enthusiastic about the boat industry and are motivated to continuously develop your professional skills as a part of our rapidly growing business.
We offer you a comprehensive and exciting role in a fast growing, international company where everyone’s opinion is valued, and creative ideas are always actively encouraged. Our working environment is forward-thinking, positive and friendly - at Axopar, we all share a love for boating, sports, adventure and outdoor activities. We will help you to succeed by providing you with a comprehensive onboarding and great opportunities to develop your skills and abilities. We have a flexible working environment, you can choose to work in our cosy office in Vaasa or to enjoy sea views at our Salmisaari office in Helsinki, with the opportunity to work partly remotely as well. We also offer you good employment benefits, such as a lunch benefit and insurances for both leisure and traveling.
Are you interested?
If you are interested, we want to hear from you as soon as possible! Please submit your application via the link by 30.6.2022. We will be looking to start the interviews already during the application period.
The recruitment process is carried out in cooperation with Biisoni Group. For more information on the position, please contact please contact HR-Coordinators Anniina Perä: email@example.com 050 473 8448 or Emma Myllylahti: firstname.lastname@example.org 050 473 4044.