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At H&T Presspart we co-develop, produce and supply drug delivery technologies to prolong patient lives by focusing on unmet needs of patients, users and customers. As part of the family owned Heitkamp & Thumann Group who employ ca. 2000 people in 9 countries, H&T Presspart focus’s on long-term performance and we believe in talented and ambitious people who are passionate about serving the pharmaceutical industry. Visit to learn more about us.

CAD Designer

Location: H&T Presspart Tarragona, Spain

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As CAD designer, you will design our new products for drug delivery and primary packaging systems we develop in strong collaboration with our Biotech and Pharma customers. You will combine a strong background in product design of complex assemblies and mechanisms with engineering education and a creative and innovative mindset.

Your Key Responsibilities

In your new role you will work in the design new products, platforms and accelerators by:

  • Developing the design activities according program timelines with strong customer orientation
  • Generating creative design concepts which address the user needs and value drivers
  • Creating an appealing form factor and industrial design
  • Designing polymer, metal, glass and rubber components, assemblies and mechanisms (potentially also integrating electronic units)
  • Defining appropriate component materials for the functions and regulatory needs
  • Developing the detailed product design ensuring all design input requirements are met
  • Collaborating in the user and design risk assessment and the identification of the Critical Characteristics
  • Analysing the tolerance stack up
  • Generating the versions and releases of the 3D models, drawings and BOM and managing those in the PLM system
  • Collaborating with process engineering for the implementation of the DFM / DFA needs in the design
  • Virtually verifying the design before prototyping by means of simulations (e.g. mold flow, mechanical, CFD)
  • Implementing design changes and improvements by understanding the feedback of the design characterization, verification and validation testing

Your Key Capabilities

  • Master’s degree or diploma degree with major focus in an engineering related discipline with min. 3 years of industry experience in product design, preferably in devices for the pharmaceutical industry
  • Strong creativity and innovative mindset
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficiency in CAD systems (NX or Creo is preferred)
  • PLM software user (preferred Teamcenter). Experience in the implementation of the system or administrator knowledge is valuable.
  • Knowledge in rheological (Moldex 3D preferred) and mechanical simulations. CFD experience will be valuable.
  • Good writing and verbal communication skills in English

Are you interested?

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