R&D Engineer

Delft, The Netherlands
Posted 1 week ago

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Maana Electric Netherlands is looking for a full-time R&D engineer to join the team in Delft!  


The engineer will perform a variety of tasks, ranging from research and designing to physical building of prototypes and doing experimentsMaana Electric aims to create a system that can fabricate solar panels solely from sand that is collected from the environment. In Delft the team is specifically working on the development of glass manufacturing from the desert sand. This brings along some interesting challenges that require creative solutions.  


Main work: 

  • Performing literature research  
  • Doing calculations and modeling 
  • Designing and building test setups
  • Conducting experiments in the workshop 
  • Documentation and interpretation of testing results 

Required knowledge / experience: 

  • Masters degree in an engineering field (preferably mechanical or aerospace) 
  • Experience in theoretical studies 
  • Being able to interpret experimental data 
  • Knowledge of programming and simulations tools (e.g. Python, SolidWorks) 
  • Good written and oral communication in English  
  • Strong work ethics and motivation 

Extra points: 

  • Knowledge of power electronics 

  • Experience with power tools 

  • Experience with control systems 


What we offer: 

  • The opportunity to contribute to an interesting, innovative project 
  • Flexibility and responsibility within the team 
  • Enthusiastic and motivated team 
  • Ability to grow within the team 
  • Competitive salary 
  • Starting 1st of April 


If you are interested in this position, please send us an email with you CV and a short motivation. You can send this to: gijs@maanaelectric.com  


We hope to hear from you soon! 

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