CAE, FEM & Stress Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Echt
  • Posted 12 months ago

CAE, FEM & Stress Engineer: creating tomorrow’s world today…

Using state-of-the-art technology to design the future: as a modern and progressive employer, we give you the freedom you need to fully develop your talents. We feel it’s important that you enjoy going to work and that you find your niche, where you can grow both professionally and personally. As a CAE, FEM & Stress Engineer, you will be working as part of a team on creating high-tech solutions that contribute to tomorrow’s world. Inspiring, challenging and engaged.

What will your job as a CAE, FEM & Stress Engineer involve?

The Engineering Analysis department specialises in simulations and analyses based on the finite element method, and performs activities in a wide range of markets, including the chemical, petrochemical, offshore, automotive, special engineering and food industries. As a CAE, FEM & Stress Engineer, you will collaborate with internal and external clients to achieve an optimum technical design, and bear the responsibility for the technology, quality, budgeting and planning aspects of your projects. You will be responsible for providing the analytical validation needed to ensure the required functionality and integrity of the structure. You will provide your clients and the relevant internal departments with calculation results. The emphasis will be on developing in our organisation with the aim of working in a position that makes optimum use of your capabilities.

VIRO – the performance of technology

We are a multidisciplinary engineering firm specialising in project management and engineering. Our clients entrust us with a variety of challenging industrial engineering projects. From our sites in the Netherlands, Belgium, Germany and Austria, we serve clients worldwide in the aerospace, amusement park engineering, automotive, energy, food, industrial & utility construction, maritime, offshore, processing and semiconductor industries.

Your profile

You have an engaging and outgoing personality, and are eager to use your creativity and expertise to solve technical issues for major clients and help them to improve their performance. You’re proactive with a flexible attitude. In addition, you hold a university degree in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering or a similar discipline. Further requirements:

  • Two to four years of relevant work experience in your field is preferred
  • Knowledge of FEM packages (such as NX Nastran, Ansys, Femap, HyperMesh or similar)
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player who also works well independently
  • Strong analytical skills and a client-centric attitude
  • Good standard of Dutch and English, preferably with fluency in German

Our offer

We offer a competitive salary commensurate with your level of responsibility and a generous benefits package. Engineer your own career through our unique VIRO Academy. Our training centre, knowledge-sharing sessions and job rotation scheme are just a few of the resources we offer to help you take charge of your personal development. We also offer a competitive pension scheme, flexible hours, generous annual leave entitlements, and many other benefits.

VIRO is much more than just a workplace

in addition to an exciting role in which no day is ever the same, we offer numerous activities that make working at VIRO even more appealing. These include the VIRO Family Day at Papendal sports centre, mountain bike clinics, Employee Vitality Week, staff association and department outings, and participation in various regional and national sporting events.


Are you looking for the versatility and excitement of a multifaceted engineering firm and would you like to further develop your professional skills? Let us know – we look forward to meeting you! Please send your CV and cover letter to:


VIRO Echt branch
Nancy Vandewier
Newtonweg 3, 6101 WX Echt, the Netherlands
PO Box 33, 6100 AA Echt, the Netherlands
T +31 475 850900

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