Mechanical Engineer


Our division Development & Engineering delivers cost effective solutions that drive our customers’ competitive edge, enabling short time to market: first time right, integrating production, assembly and life cycle management. Our customers operate in various industries, such as analytical, semiconductor, life sciences, and digital printing.
At our Development & Engineering location in Nijmegen (NL) we specialize in providing solutions that involve optical elements. The optimization of products and processes demands advanced measurement solutions. Optics, opto-electronics, and laser technology are ideal tools for present-day needs, defining the scope of our activities.

Tasks and responsibilities
  • As a Mechanical Engineer you are responsible for the development of high-quality (Optical) mechanical and mechatronic modules and systems
  • In a multidisciplinary team, you are an active Mechanical Design Engineer with various concrete designs of subsystems / components with attention for feasibility, budget as well as user-friendliness
  • Key is to deliver a high-quality technical design that meets the specified specs within the specified time and budget
  • You make sure all information concerning version and configuration is stored well (TPD.
  • You support in concept, draw up specifications, calculations and test specifications
  • You make sure you stay up-to-date on the newest developments in your area of expertise


The profile
  • Technical Master degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Physics or similar )
  • 1 to 5 years’ experience in mechanical or mechatronics design, big pre is optical
  • Most important is that you are eager to learn and enthusiastic for creative technology
  • You have knowledge of development methods, production techniques and discipline-specific technologies such as CAD systems and/or FEM calculations
  • Of course you are Interested in and up to date with recent mechatronics, product and process level technologies
  • Knowledge of precision mechanics and construction principles is an big pre
  • Well-developed communication and social skills with a pragmatic and flexible attitude. You know how to convey complex topics in an understandable, pleasant fashion
  • You are creative and open mind
  • Proficient in Dutch and English language
  • Willing to relocate to an acceptable travel distance of Nijmegen.


Our offer

This is your opportunity to be involved in state-of-the-art optical technology together with ambitious colleagues in a pleasant working environment. At NTS we highly value our employees: we actively invest in your technical and personal development, while your expertise, energy and commitment is appreciated by means of a competitive full benefit package.

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You will be working at one of the leading first-tier suppliers in high-tech. You are passionate about and committed to your specialization, just like our other colleagues. In return for your passion and enthusiasm, we will provide you with chances and opportunities to grow further in your career.

You like to work on projects which contribute to the technology of the future. We make sure to connect challenging projects and activities to your knowledge and competences in the best possible way. That’s how we accelerate the future for you and our customers.

You are motivated to take professional and competence oriented courses, in order to keep developing your knowledge and skills in the field of innovation, creativity, talent development and entrepreneurship.

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