Mechanical Engineer

At VDL ETG T&D the products you develop are produced under the same roof, giving you a unique connection with your own product. You are responsible for your product, starting from design, test, production to assembly. Is technology in your DNA and are you capable of transforming an idea into a producible product, and do you want to use your technical skills in the widest sense? Then you are the Mechanical

Engineer that we are looking for.The most important responsibilities Your most important tasks at VDL ETG T&D are related to the development and producible process according to PGP (Product Generation Process): Feasibility phase: the study of the Customer Requirement Specifications (CRS) and the feasibility and producibility of mechanical components; Definition phase: coming up with a Description of

System Design Requirements and Specifications; System Design Phase: the generation of system design concepts and reviews; Coming up up with well-considered choices, validated against system requirements; Defining the high-tech modules and related technical interfaces; Monitoring that the projects remain within the agreed specifications; Using a helicopter view and creativity in order to find solutions in case of conflicts; Detail phase: being part of a multidisciplinary team of approx. 10-15 designers/lead designers and architects;

System verification: Verification of design requirements and chosen concepts; Production release: Release of the design for production.   Additional tasks Contributing to the system road-maps Participating in further developments of the necessary critical mechanical competencies. Setting priorities within the mechanical team and reporting routinely to the project manager

Providing direction to the Way of Working (including with the help of V-model, PGP-process, design reviews, engineering change process)  Education You have an HBO education in mechanical engineering, preferably with focus on fine mechanics.   Experience You have 5 years of production experience and 3 years of engineering experience.  You are used to working with metals.

You have experience with design principles, meticulous positioning, dynamic behavior, material characteristics, clean room environment, design for reliability, vacuum design rules; You have experience with DfX (value engineering, producibility, cost price calculation, reliability, serviceability) You have experience with 3D design tools NX or Solidworks   Personal skills

You think abstractly and out-of-the-box; Helicopter view; You communicate clearly and effectively in Dutch and English on all levels and with all disciplines; You have a clear and structured method of reporting; You build up and maintain networks in the internal organization as well as outside of it.; You are capable of challenging others to come up with even better ideas; You have well developed soft skills;  

What do we offer at VDL ETG? Contribution to the development of state-of-the-art, high-tech systems The challenge to meet the performance specifications and aspects of quality, time and costs. You will come in contact with every engineering process step You will work in a very dynamic environment You will collaborate within multidisciplinary teams International opportunities

Lots of attention to individual performance and talent management You have the possibility to connect mechanical development with the production and test environment  Apply for this vacancy  Are you interested and do you recognize yourself in above profile? Apply via the 'solliciteer” button. Please include a resume and motivation letter in which you describe why you are interested in this vacancy. For further information about this vacancy you can contact the

Corporate Recruitment Department; Ellen Op Heij, via 040-2925066. Acquisition is not appreciated. We ask candidates to apply directly for this job at VDL ETG and not by a staffing or recruitment & selection agency.  The company VDL ETG Technology & Development develops, produces and assembles machines. Development and production occur under a single roof (All-

In). The high-tech production facility is equipped with state-of-the-art machines that enable us to produce every product that we design. Think of fully-automated milling machines, lathes, grinders, welding robots, laser cutters, etc.    VDL ETG T&D consists of the following disciplines: mechanical, electrical, mechatronics and software. Out of these disciplines, multidisciplinary project teams are assembled. These teams are responsible for the realization of challenging projects for leading international clients within high-tech engineering (machine building).

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  • Eindhoven
  • Fulltime
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