Mechanical Engineer for New Product Development

3Shape’s business is constantly growing and product offerings becoming more and more complex, the same goes for the production in 3Shape Poland Sp. z o.o. in Szczecin.
To support the product development in Denmark, we seek 1-2 mechanical engineer(s) to become part of the global R&D organization, and participate in product development and production transfer.

Job description:

  • You will join a team of 25 mechanical engineers located in Denmark, Italy and Ukraine; working primarily with developing the next generation of 3D scanners, from concept to mass production.
  • Besides working closely with the production teams you will cooperate with the Supply Department as well as with Polish and foreign suppliers to arrange prototype production and optimize design for manufacturing,
  • Your work will take you travelling 30-60 days/year.

Main success factors in the job:

  • Find creative solutions to complex problems,
  • Participating in cross-cultural and cross-functional project teams,
  • 3D modelling (SolidWorks) and optimizing design, choice of materials, surface-treatment, etc.,
  • Communicate with suppliers worldwide to utilize new technologies and production-methods,
  • Design, build and test of mock-up's, tools and prototypes,
  • Create technical documentation,
  • Communicate with production for design transfer and ramp-up to mass production.
  • Trouble-shooting and providing 1’st line support, when production issues requires assistance from R&D.

We work with the newest methods and tools in project teams in which electronics, software, optics and mechanics are represented. Our mantra is that developing world class products should be fun and we have to move faster than the competitors.

  Your Profile:

  • Highly skilled Mechanical Engineer (construction/Design & Innovation) with at least 5 years of work experience in developing precision mechanics in modern 3D CAD-tools like SolidWorks,
  • Your designs have been implemented in devices for mass production,
  • Deep understanding of one or more of the following elements: metrology, optics, precision-mechanics, micro-mechanics, injection-molding, additive manufacturing, rapid prototyping. And candidates with experience in X-ray equipment will be preferred,
  • You have an analytic mind and are systematic and detailed in your work; still you are able to improvise if needed - for instance in connection with a deadline up to a trade show,
  • You are an excellent communicator in English, spoken and in writing,
  • Your curiosity to find new solutions to different types of tasks and challenges drives you in your daily work. 

We offer:

  • A professional challenge in a fast-paced environment with room for career growth
  • Experienced and skilled colleagues (we hire only the best),
  • The chance to influence the next generation of 3D scanners and the future of an expanding company,
  • An opportunity to become part of an enthusiastic, international development team in an informal workplace,
  • A competitive salary and benefits
  • Seasonal parties to keep you connected with colleagues (and hopefully dancing)
  • English or German classes

If this description corresponds to your profile and you would like to apply, please attach your CV in english.


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In accordance with provisions of GDPR please be informed that the data controller in this case is 3Shape Poland Sp. z o. o. with headquarters in Szczecin 70-033, at Zapadła 8d, but your application may be proceeded within the 3Shape Group. Your personal data will be used only for purpose related to the recruitment procedures and will be kept in our database for a period of 12 months. More information about proceeding of your personal data by 3Shape you may find here or contacting local HR Department.

Please be informed, in case of interview in our company, that the 3Shape Poland Sp. z o. o. uses closed circuit television (CCTV) images to provide a safe and secure environment for employees and for visitors to the 3Shape Poland Sp. z o. o. business premises as well as to protect the 3Shape Poland Sp. z o. o. property and assets. The CCTV system may be used to investigate security incidents in order to secure evidence, should such incidents occur. All footage gathered is stored no longer than 30 days. The images that are filmed are recorded centrally and held in a secure location.


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About Us

3Shape is changing dentistry together with dental professionals across the world by developing innovations that provide superior dental care for patients. Our portfolio of 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions for the dental industry includes the multiple award-winning 3Shape TRIOS intraoral scanner, the upcoming 3Shape X1 CBCT scanner, and market leading scanning and design software solutions for dental labs.
Two graduate students founded 3Shape in Denmark’s capital in the year 2000. Today, 3Shape has over 1,500 employees serving customers in over 100 countries from an ever-growing number of 3Shape offices around the world. 3Shape’s products and innovations continue to challenge traditional methods, enabling dental professionals to treat more patients more effectively.

Working at 3Shape

Become part of an international success, financially as well as product wise. As an employee, you have plenty of room to both make a difference and fulfil personal ambitions in a very knowledge intensive and challenging environment.

3Shape Technology

Through the relentless drive for new digital innovation by 3Shape, we claim to be the most extensive and versatile CAD/CAM system on the market.

3Shape - a Global Company

3Shape is headquartered in Copenhagen, with development teams in Denmark as well as in the Ukraine and with a production site in Poland. 3Shape is a global company with presence in Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Our People

Employing and developing the right people is an important key to 3Shape's success. We want to be the best within our business, an ambition which has created a true fighting spirit throughout the company - with lots of commitment and courage, and a professional attitude towards business.