Mechanical Lead Engineer

High Tech projects , Mechanical and Mechatronics and BSc or MSc in Eindhoven

Why are we looking for you

Due to an increase in High Tech projects, we are looking for a Mechanical Lead Engineer for our Development & Engineering department in Eindhoven or Nijmegen.

Position in the organization:• You report directly to the Group Leader• In the project you report to the System Architect and Project Manager

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What will you be doing

• You are responsible to deliver a suitable technical design that is correct in terms of quality and/or a quotation, that meets the specifications requested within a specified time and budget.• The responsibility for the design may concern a small complete machine or a module in a complex machine, and your involvement extends not only to project execution but also in the acquisition of projects.• The System Lead Engineer works at a multidisciplinary level with several specialties and is in charge of the small and medium-sized multidisciplinary engineering teams (3-6FTE), where you functionally manage the design engineers.• During the concept phase of the project you can use your creativity to devise solutions for the design and go from "what" to "how" and define with the system architect the technologies to use.• You make a translation from the technologies involved in the solution to the disciplines needed in the team and support the project manager in drawing up the plan in acquistion of project (quotes) and execution.• You interact with our manufacturing and assembly site to assure that the designs can be manufactured and assembled efficiently and at competitive costs.• During project execution you oversee and ensure the creation of the required documentation of your module or machine.• You maintain contacts with customers, partners, and suppliers, to ensure you have proper understanding of the challenges of our customers and the solutions we can provide in cooperation with our partners and suppliers.

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What skill do you have

  • A completed master degree or equivalent experience in Mechanical Engineering, Physics or Electrical Engineering, preferably towards opto-mechatronic equipment
  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience.
  • Able to take leadership and function independently in a team.
  • Conceptual thinker with an eye for detail, creative and at the same time structured.
  • You are able to communicate with customers at a high analytical level.
  • You can discuss at sufficient detail with your engineering team, give them proper direction, guidance, and motivate them to excel in their job
  • Experience with 3D CAD software
  • Experience with modeling and simulation techniques in your discipline
  • A pragmatic attitude.
  • Good knowledge of the English language in speech and writing. Good knowledge of Dutch is a plus.

What do we offer

This is your chance to be involved with the latest technologies together with enthusiastic colleagues and ambitious high-tech customers in an informal and pleasant working environment. 

We start with an annual contract, which can be converted to a contract for an indefinite period (permanent job) upon proven suitability. Do you recognize yourself in the above vacancy? 

Then we look forward to receiving your CV and motivation letter. For additional information about this vacancy, please contact, Pepijn Holla, Recruiter, +31 6 11422490.

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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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