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Application Engineering

Are you looking to make a real impact? For over a century, our people have been the driving force in solving some of the world’s most pressing issues – and we hope you’ll join us in solving the next century’s. Whether you're working to close the loop at one of our recycling facilities or ensuring efficient renewable energy processes to decarbonize aluminium production, your contributions make an impact in our shared purpose of propelling our industries and the world into a greener future.  

Hydro Extrusions is a world-leading aluminium extrusion business counting around 100 production sites in 40 countries and employing 20,000 people. Through our unique combination of local expertise, global network, and unmatched R&D capabilities, we can offer everything from standard profiles, to advanced development and manufacturing for most industries. 

Since 1905, Hydro has turned natural resources into valuable products for people and businesses with focus on a safe and good workplace for our 30,000 employees in more than 140 locations.

Hydro is committed to leading the way in shaping a sustainable future and in doing so, creating more viable societies by developing natural resources into products and solutions in innovative and efficient ways to industries that matter.




About the job:
He/She will have to support the Procurement-AVA South Europe structure on 6 plants through the design, research and development of aluminum solutions with high added value, the definition of the Supply Chain linked to the implementation of these solutions and the scouting of suppliers who will have to carry out the work by interfacing with the customers' R&D Office and supporting the commercial structure to promote and transfer technological innovations.



- Research, promotion and development of new solutions

- Mechanical design of components and products, even complex or with a high technological content
- Interface with the customers' R&D Office for the definition of project specifications 
- Search for the correct Supply Chain linked to the implementation of the identified solutions
- Análisis de costes e identificación del ciclo de trabajo más adecuado para las nuevas soluciones identificadas
- Support to the Sales Force visiting customers 
- Control of the progress of the products throughout the sampling process 
- Mobility on the territory to visit customers and suppliers even with short-term trips


Skills and competencies:
- Degree in Engineering, preferably Mechanical
- English (C1)
- Proven communication and public speaking skills
- Ability to analyze complex and articulated technical specifications
- Autonomy in drafting technical reports or creating product or process specifications
- Knowledge of 2D and 3D CAD software, preferably Solid Works
- Even basic knowledge of finite element calculation codes
- Fundamentals of Project Management necessary for the management of complex projects


Personal attitudes:
- Determined, proactive and strongly oriented towards achieving results
- Analytical with a spirit of innovation and problem solving skills
- Ability to work in team


Hydro is heading in a new and exciting direction, and we depend on different perspectives to solve our tasks and meet customer needs. Building on our three core values – Care, Courage and Collaboration – we target a high performing and sustainable work environment based on inclusion of our differences. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for the position.

Diversity improves our ability to act in accordance with The Hydro Way.
Therefore all applications will be considered with equal suitability.
Please apply online in ONE with your CV and optionally a cover letter until. 01/06/2024

If you have any question, please contact:

​​Nuria Navarro Sanchez
(Spain +34) 948507199

A job where you make a difference.
A key part of succeeding in this mission involves encouraging a collegial environment where our differences are acknowledged as our greatest competitive advantage. Your diverse perspective makes us stronger. Our global diversity, inclusion and belonging program enables us to cultivate a high-performing and inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued.

Your career journey is unique. We strive to provide you with the support needed to achieve your full potential. With our global reach, inclusive culture, and cutting-edge technology you'll have the opportunity to build a career that aligns with your strengths and passions. 

Join our global community of over 30,000 people with a presence in 40 countries and united by the values of Care, Courage and Collaboration. At Hydro, you have the chance to make a difference in the industries that matter.

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Posted on:  12 May 2024

Barcelona, ES, 8430 Madrid, ES, 28020 Pamplona, ES, 31860

Department:  Purchasing AVA Supply Chain
Business Area:  Hydro Extrusions(EXSO)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Italy S.r.l.
Job Type:  Permanent

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