Technical and Engineering, Engineering general

Senior Gas Turbine Mechanical Engineer

Last updated: 3 months ago
Expires: 3 months ago
Job Role:
Technical and Engineering, Engineering general
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Job description

Do you want to help drive the world’s energy transition? Do you like working in a multicultural and creative environment? Then Destinus is the right place for you!

Destinus Energy develops, manufactures and services state of-the-art gas turbine systems, and is headquartered in Hengelo, The Netherlands. Our advanced turbine technology has turned the OPRA OP16 Gas Turbine into a masterpiece of technology allowing us to serve global markets with clean, distributed energy solutions.


To our R&D team we are looking for an experienced gas turbine engineer to take up the position as Senior mechanical design engineer. This is a key position for the development of our next generation of gas turbine solutions.

  • Mechanical design of gas turbine components and assemblies
  • Setting up and managing development projects and tasks
  • Perform FEA simulations and basic calculations to support the design process
  • Participate and/or lead technical investigations
  • Mentoring of junior engineers
  • Providing technical support to Supply chain, Operations and Field Service


  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar with a MEng, MSc or equivalent
  • Working knowledge in mechanical design of gas turbine components
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Software skills including SolidWorks or equivalent
  • Experience with FEA
  • Knowledge about high-temperature materials is an advantage
  • Experience from life time assessments of gas turbine components is an advantage
  • Important competences are: Written and verbal communication skills, Results-driven, Initiative, Knowledge, Problem solving


  • Learning opportunities: Language courses
  • Lineal organization
  • Company events
  • Support with Relocation
  • Competitive salary
  • Diversity: We value diversity in our company and our teams. We do not discriminate based on age, race, religion, colour, country of origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability status.