Danieli Corus has a track record of 45 years as an engineering company and plant builder for the global steel industry. From its IJmuiden home base, Danieli Corus prepares and executes projects, ranging from technical consultancy to the construction and commissioning of entire blast furnace facilities. All technology is state-of-the-art and customized to fit client requirements. Much of the approximate 100 million Euro business volume is based in emerging economies. Danieli Corus has around 250 employees, working at offices in The Netherlands, India and China.

Project Engineer

Job description

The Project Engineering Department has been established in 2019 and is responsible for the realisation of multi-disciplinary engineering projects, a.o. blast furnace revamps, hot blast stoves, converters, sublances, gas cleaning systems.We are searching for a new colleague who has the potential to lead a multi-disciplinary engineering team, working alongside with other professionals, internal and external stakeholders, meeting the targets, attending meetings, using our ERP system.

A Project Engineer leads a team of 5-15 engineers and manages outsourced engineering packages. You must be prepared to travel and work internationally (appr. 1 week per 6 weeks).

  • Responsible for all technical solutions within the project.
  • Manage the project (planning, scope & budget of the engineering work, health & safety) and provide weekly progress reports.
  • Lead the project team and coordinate the resources of the project, lead scrum sessions.
  • Analyse and align technical solutions, both internal (between the engineering disciplines) and with the client.
  • Create a productive and pleasant work environment.
  • Continuous communication with the project team, engineering firms, and clients.


  • Technical education, at least BSc level (with diploma).
  • At least 10 years engineering experience, of which 5 years as Lead Engineer.
  • Thorough engineering skills, proven record regarding project delivery as Lead Engineer.
  • Knowledge of several engineering disciplines (Process, Mechanical, EIC&A, Refractory).
  • Ability to lead a team of professionals, working project based.
  • Ability to understand technical contracts and to process large amount of data.
  • Ability to make decisions in high-stress situations and to set priorities.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Ability to adapt in different working climates (from co-operative to hard negotiation).
  • Experience in working with different cultures and working abroad under strain.

Preferred Skills and Competencies

  • Experience in issuing procurement requirements.
  • Experience in reading/understanding cost estimates.
  • Team player with hands-on mentality.
  • Open communicator.
  • Self-organized.

Application Procedure

An assessment can be part of the procedure.


If you choose for Danieli Corus, you choose for working in a dynamic and informal organization, with excellent primary and secondary labor conditions that are derived from the collective labor agreement of Tata Steel.


For more information about this position, please contact Alex Romijn, Manager Project Engineering (+31 251 500 539).


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