Consultant System Architect( Mechatronics solutions; cutting edge; DFx )

Employer: First Tier major machine and equipment builder. High Innovation. Creating concept Mechatronics solutions from scratch. Can be specific module part, can be motion and control positioning solution and/or optical modules. From concept, but with DFx mind set as concept will be manufactured at the end. Low Volume, High complexity.

Locations: Southern ( Brainport) and Eastern part of Netherlands ( Eindhoven, Nijmegen, Almelo )

You play a key role going from requirements to concept, prototype, engineering and manufacturing release….:

  • As Consultant System Architecture you will be involved in determining and presenting technical proposals (Kick-off,  system specifications, design reviews and integration plans amongst others) to technical management, colleagues and customers;
  • You have a dynamic liaison role, steering stakeholders mechatronic engineering colleagues, project managers and sales. You report to the Innovation Manager as well occasionally to the Managing Director;
  • You make sure the system design is consistent and meets the functional specifications of demanding customers within the boundaries of overall cost and timing;
  • You do keep an overview oversee that the so that the system is built according the functional specifications. You are of course involved in the final acceptance testing;
  • You will represent your employer at international  ( technical l) conferences and fairs;
  • You stay up-to-date on the newest developments in your area of expertise;
  • You are a senior, coaching and leading a group of technical professionals.

To your excellent technical level, you add excellent communication and social skills….

  • You do held a Masters degree/PhD in Engineering (Mechatronics, Physics or similar);
  • More than five years solid background in mechanical or mechatronics system design preferably in a multidisciplinary (Mechatronics, Embedded, Electronics) context;
  • Experience with applied optics, opto-electronics or laser technology is an advantage
  • You have a pragmatic attitude and know to convey complex topics in an understandable, pleasant and convincing fashion;
  • Showing potential leader skills and sensitive to stakeholders interest
  • Proficient in Dutch and English language

 Interested: Send your resume to Paul van Beurden ( or call direct:  +31 (0)6 22396397

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