Do you want to affect engine technology development and be a part of the green transition within the global fleet of ships that move 90% of the world’s cargo? If so, please continue reading!

At MAN Energy Solutions Copenhagen, we are developing propulsion engines and solutions for the global merchant vessel fleet. We design, develop, test and carry out service on these engines. Test activities are carried out at our research facility in Copenhagen and abroad on engines at our licensees test beds in South Korea, Japan and China or on-board vessels worldwide.

What are you going to do?
As our new Research Engineer, you will:

  • Work with leading engine technologies, including our low-carbon dual fuel engines enabling the carbon neutral transition
  • Carry out various engine process investigations with use of internally developed simulation tools
  • Plan, participate, analyze and follow up on proto type testing abroad. Around 60 traveling days pr. year is expected  
  • Specify engine design and auxiliary equipment based on analysis and test results
  • Develop and maintain simulation tools
  • Support and correspond with both internal and external business partners
  • Participate in cross-functional development projects  

Who are you?
We imagine that you:

  • Are M.Sc. or equivalent education specialized within energy technology, combustion engines, thermodynamics or fluid mechanics  
  • Have experience with programming in C++, Python or MATLAB
  • Possess analytical skills as well as good communication and collaboration skills
  • Possess good English skills in writing and speaking
  • Have minimum 3 years of working experience within a relevant field

How is your new team/area of business?
The group is a part of our R&D department and is responsible for optimization of the engine portfolio within the fields of engine process optimization, turbocharging, fuel injection, emission reduction technologies and emission certification. The position will include work with both new engine design and optimization of existing design based on theoretical investigations, simulations and prototype testing. The test activities takes place mainly at our licensees in Southeast Asia and will require some travel activity.

Who is MAN Energy Solutions?
With headquarter in Germany, MAN Energy Solutions employs around 15,000 people worldwide. Of these, we are approx. 2,200 passionate employees in Denmark in three locations: Copenhagen, Frederikshavn and Holeby. With more than 250 years of experience in advanced engineering, we deliver a unique portfolio of technologies and opportunities in the development of engines for use on ships and in power plants across the globe. MAN Energy Solutions works on the motto "Future in The Making", because we make a virtue out of creating sustainable solutions and contribute to a carbon neutral economy.

What can MAN Energy Solutions offer you?
MAN Energy Solutions offers a competitive salary package and pension scheme. In addition, we have a number of other employee benefits, which among other things includes:

  • Health insurance, access to physiotherapy etc.
  • Massage scheme
  • Wealth of employee clubs and associations covering everything from sports to art
  • Discount clubs
  • Great flexibility
  • Free parking

How do you apply?
If you think the job sounds interesting, we would love to hear from you! Apply for the job through our homepage by clicking on “Apply for position” and attach CV, application letter and other relevant documents. The application deadline is Sunday the 14 August 2022. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Anders Jark Jørgensen by phone on +45 2498 5864. More information about the company can be found at

MAN Energy Solutions encourages all qualified candidates regardless of gender, age, religion, disability and ethnic background to apply for this position.

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