Due to the worldwide continuing demand for high voltage connections, we are looking for new colleagues to expand our development team (High Voltage Connection Systems). In this position you will be engaged in the following activities, among others:
Drawing up a design specification together with the client. Making cost estimates, risk analyses (DFMEA), supplying information to Sales so they can prepare a quotation.
As Sr Engineer you are the initiator and leader of projects within our organization. You will assist the project team with the development of product designs and associated 3D/2D drawings. As a team you will supervise the prototype construction in production. Together with the Process and Manufacturing Engineering Department, the design is further developed into a production-ready product. By testing prototypes according to the test plan, you will prove that the design meets the established specifications.
Realize projects within the budgets (money, organization, time, information and quality). Inform the internal and external customer about the progress of a project. Ensuring that the PDCA circle comes full circle (Plan – Do – Check – Act).
Achieving continuous improvement by incorporating improvements into new designs. Making improvement proposals for existing products. Independently investigate new, as yet unknown, techniques and processes that are being developed in our market or secondary markets.
To be considered for this position, we are looking for someone with a technical Higher Vocational Education or Master background, preferably mechanical engineering / energy technology or a similar education. Someone with solid experience in product development, who will help the engineering team to the next level, and who has ambitions to manage a small team of engineers in the future.
Knowledge / experience required of
– Solid experience with Product Development within a production company
– Knowledge of materials such as Rubber (EPDM / Silicone) / Cast Resins and associated processes
– Drafting of Product specifications, DFMEA’s and test plans
– Project management
– Knowledge of FEM (Finite Element Method)
– Handling measurement and test equipment
– Interpreting test and measurement results (dimensional and electrical).
As a person you are characterized by an independent and driven attitude, whereby you work in a focused way on the projects that are placed with you. Furthermore, you are communicative, have a good command of the English language, work accurately, and want to be part of a professional and ambitious organization.
We offer an excellent benefit package as well as a challenging job in a healthy and growing organization with ample development opportunities.