MORe Application Engineer - Simulation of Machine Tools

WorkplaceZürich, Zurich region, Switzerland

80%-100%, Zurich, permanent

As a strategic partner of ETH Zurich, inspire AG is the leading Swiss competence centre for technology transfer to the mechanical, electrical, and metal (MEM) industries. inspire AG conducts research for the industry, develops state-of-the-art technologies, methods, and processes and solves problems in all are-as of product innovation and production technology.

Project background

Virtual prototypes are playing an increasingly important role in the development of production systems. Therefore, the MORe Team at inspire is devoted to fast and accurate simulation of the mechanical, mecha-tronic, and thermo-mechanical behaviour of machine tools. We are convinced that a consistent implemen-tation of simulation in the design of machine tools can bring our industry a step ahead.

Our principal product for machine tool simulation is the simulation platform MORe (?" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"> MORe is successfully used internationally by well-known machine tool manufacturers. We want MORe to become the new industry standard for simulation-driven design of machine tools. To achieve this, we want you to join our new application engineering team which will be of key importance for the success of our clients.

Job description

  • Develop and demonstrate clear and understandable simulation-driven design applications with MORe and third-party products.
  • Develop new modelling and simulation workflows and support the Product Owner to introduce them in the development of new features.
  • Support the MORe development team with applications in R&D projects.
  • Demonstrate MORe and its features in webinars and other marketing and sales events, along with customer meetings.
  • Articulate the value proposition of MORe and leave a strong and positive impression on the audience, which may include senior company executives.
  • Provide technical support throughout the entire sales process. Lead and support customer meetings and product presentations, demonstrations, and evaluations.
  • Support clients with MORe for modelling and simulation applications.
  • Conduct professional training on the use and application of MORe to improve customer productivity and satisfaction.

Your profile

Your Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Engineering Sciences.
  • Strong background in computational methods.
  • Proven record of numerical modelling gained as part of project work in industrial or university environment.
  • Strong engineering skills as well as experience with programming (Python).
  • Hands-on experience with machine tool analysis and simulation.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills (English and German). Further languages are beneficial.
  • Strong presentation skills, both in-person and online.
  • Extroverted character and a passion for building relationships with people.
  • Growth mindset - You must be self-motivated, a strong team-player, a good communicator, keen to learn, and embrace challenges.

Your Expertise

You are experienced in at least one of the following topics

  • Modelling and control of dynamic systems
  • Dynamics and control of machine tools or other mechatronic systems
  • Geometric precision of machine tools
  • Thermal behaviour of machine tools

We offer

Why You Should Join Us

  • Become part of the MORe Team with a great team spirit in a flexible work environment.
  • In our team culture, everyone’s opinion matters. Help us shaping the future of MORe.
  • We are creating tools that drive the innovation in the design of machine tools, and we love what we do.

Curious? So are we.

We are looking forward to receiving your application per E-mail with the following documents:

  • CV
  • Diploma
  • Exams grades

If you are eligible to work in Switzerland, please send your complete application documents to:

inspire AG, attn. Fr. Petra Kahl, Technoparkstrasse 1, CH-8005 Zürich or to .
If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Daniel Spescha ( )
In your application, please refer to and reference JobID 56460.

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