Job Description

Senior Designer

Are you ready to bring simple design solutions to complex construction challenges? Do you enjoy working together with other ingenious and ambitious young people? Do you have great communication skills, a sense of responsibility, and are you ready to make a difference in your projects? If the answer is yes, then we are looking for you!

TWD – A Fun Challenge to Be A Part of

At TWD we love to create construction methods and design installation tools. We achieve creative, simple, and efficient solutions through committed teamwork. Thanks to our main pillars – fun, development, and happy clients – we grow at a rapid pace with over 200 talented people in four locations: Rotterdam, London, Athens, and Taipei.

Every day we contribute to the energy transition and key infrastructure projects worldwide. We do this by offering innovative design solutions to our clients, mainly in the offshore wind and heavy civils industry. Our no-nonsense, informal working environment offers you the opportunity to share your enthusiasm for engineering and work together with other passionate Designers and Engineers in the field.

To further strengthen our team in Rotterdam and realize our mission to contribute to a better world by making construction easier, we are looking for Senior Designers!

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What You Will Do

As a Senior Designer at TWD, you are the main designer in a team of 10-15 (Project) Designers and (Project) Engineers. Together with your Lead Engineer and Senior Engineer you are responsible for guiding the design process from concept to detail. You make crucial decisions in the design of unique structural and mechanical installation tools for a wide variety of on- and offshore construction projects. A glimpse of your responsibilities:

  • Translating client requests into good designs
  • Acting as a sparring partner for all Designers (and Engineers) in your team
  • Safeguarding the quality of technical designs while focusing on manufacturability and the use of drafting standards
  • Developing your knowledge on technical topics and sharing this within TWD

A challenging job that requires day-to-day guiding and coaching in personal as well as professional development. A responsible and satisfying job for passionate and creative people who want to be challenged and have some fun.

Who You Are

We are looking for smart and eager people with a practical backbone and the following profile:

  • You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a technical field
  • You have 1-2 years of working experience as a technical Designer
  • You already have experience with client communication and managing your own projects
  • You are a passionate, quick learner and have strong technical insight
  • You are skilled in using relevant drafting tools (at TWD we use Inventor, which we will teach you inhouse)
  • You are a communicative team player who can guide and train project members on the job
  • You are flexible and able to come up with ingenious designs
  • You are enthusiastic, self-driven, and eager to work in an entrepreneurial environment
  • You have a sense of responsibility to get the job done

Fun

Development

Happy Clients

What Comes Along With Working at TWD

At TWD we work hard to deliver quality and finish our projects in time. We believe a stimulative company culture with enough room for fun and development motivates our people to do so. That is why working at TWD also means:

  • Working in an exciting industry that contributes to the energy transition and key infrastructure projects worldwide
  • An open, young, diverse, and supportive working environment
  • Professional and personal development opportunities with many internal workshops
  • A healthy and sustainable lunch, including fresh fruit
  • A fun and amazing company trip each year
  • Friday afternoon drinks and special TWD events such as pub quiz, lady’s night, or drinks and dinner

At TWD, your job is not set in stone. You are encouraged to define for yourself which tasks are required to meet these responsibilities. The same holds for your development. We highly value your (career) development and encourage you to take the lead. You will develop yourself on-the-job, but you can also follow relevant workshops and/or training to acquire the knowledge and skills you are interested in or need in your job.

Curious about the type of projects you will be working on? Check out this video!

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Do you have what it takes to become our new colleague? We are happy to meet you! Please send your CV and motivation to recruitment@twd.nl or contact HR via +31 (0)10 294 03 74 for further information.

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People are the backbone of TWD. We care about your development and encourage you to take the lead. We provide unique opportunities where you can develop on-the-job as well as through workshops and training. Read more to get a glimpse of your future career path!

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