R&D Engineer at Nilfisk A/S

Nilfisk is a leading global player within the professional cleaning industry. With more than 110 years of innovation experience, Nilfisk is dedicated to delivering reliable solutions and products of high quality that pave the way for a safer, more productive, and cleaner day for millions of companies and private homes around the world. Nilfisk is undergoing a strategic transformation from a product-oriented manufacturer to a customer-driven global solutions partner.
We are looking for R&D CONTINUATION ENGINEER to our Szigetszentmiklós factory.


Continuous engineering activities
  • Product line maintenance tasks of floor cleaning equipment (scrubber-dryers,sweepers)
  • Create, update 3D models and drawings
  • Build, update bill of materials (BOM) structure
  • Technical documentation in PDMLink system
  • Handle Field Failure Reports (TFR) and manage changes through the Engineering Change Management process
  • Component standardization for cost out
  • Evaluate, validate, approve new components
  • Participation in quality, production and process optimizing projects
  • Product approval together with 3. party institutes eq. TÜV and UL

Production support
  • Failure analysis, data collection, change initiation

Project support
  • Contribute to New Product Development (NPD) projects
  • Participate in engineering builds, pilot production
  • Preparation and testing of products for certification/approval
  • Participation in Design reviews and FMEA analyses
  • Co-operate and work closely with the other R&D departmentsand compliance center worldwide
  • Work with other teams (engineering, production, sourcing, quality) on a daily basis
  • Collaborate and visit Suppliers if need
  • Travel around 10-15 days in a year


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, manufacturing, or electrical engineering orequivalent
  • CAD drawing experience, massive knowledge in creating, updating 3D models (CREO3.0)
  • Understanding of product design and manufacturing processes
  • MS Office knowledge
  • Strong analytical skill and problem-solving attitude
  • Strong written and verbal English skills (Upper-Intermediate English)
  • Highly motivated, organized and flexible personality
  • Real team player who has an eye for details


  • Master’s degree in mechanical, manufacturing, or electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum three years in product development, testing and validation
  • Hands-on experience in metal technologies (die/gravity casting), weldments, surface treatment, fasteners, plastics (injection/blow molding)
  • Competent in design processes, prototyping techniques, also in cost reduction projects
  • Experience in Floorcare products
  • Routine in PDM-Link and ERP systems (SAP)
  • Excellent communication skills


  • Personal and professional development
  • Salary negotiated on individual basis related to qualifications and experience
  • Being part of a dynamic multinational environment and Scandinavian Company Culture
  • Growing business, where individuals can grow with the Company
  • Free cofee and great company, motivated team
  • Fruit day twice a week

Let’s create a cleaner future together
Clean is changing. Today, cleaning is a key contributor to health and safety, and a new clean is emerging, driven by technology and innovation. At Nilfisk we are a driving force in this development, and we work as one team with one agenda, supporting each other across an exciting, dynamic organization. Being part of Nilfisk means having the freedom to speak your mind and do what you do best. You will thrive by having a hands-on approach and the drive to bring your great ideas to life. At Nilfisk you can lead, innovate and collaborate for a cleaner future. Are you ready to make a change?

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