R&D Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10016952
  • Location Arnhem
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Engineering, Energy, Gas, Water

About this vacancy

Are you looking for a role which combines designing and developing of new products and technologies? Where you can work on product enhancements , alternative materials and production techniques and value engineering to extend and improve the product portfolio. Then this is your chance!

Job description

  • Supporting and supervising other departments in product development, designs, calculations and standardization that contribute to increasing quality and knowledge
  • Work will also include technology scouting, creating tools, setup and running of tests, prototyping (assembly) and high-level engineering support
  • Design new processes, products and technologies that fit into product portfolio in close consultation with the Product Marketing, Sales and Engineering divisions
  • Develop the products that have been designed in engineering documents, drawings etc. to create a parent file of new products that will serve as input for the engineers
  • Develop various technical product information and tools for the sales division and external parties such as representatives and customers
  • Further develop fundamental knowledge of our processes
  • Research innovations
  • Building prototypes, independently set up tests and experiments to test and validate existing and/or new products
  • Analyse measurements and incorporate them in a report


Our client is a global leader in rotating equipment solutions, supplying engineered technologies and services to process industries. The company designs and manufactures a variety of products including mechanical seals and systems, couplings, bearings, filtration systems and predictive digital monitoring technologies.

Offer description

YER Technology offers you the possibility to join as Engineering Professional and to combine challenging assignments with extensive application and career guidance. The following conditions are applicable:

  • Attractive salary according to the standards of our clients
  • 25 holidays per year and the option to buy more holidays
  • The possibility to join (y)our client directly after one year
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Good pension scheme according to STIPP
  • Every hour of overtime will be compensated
  • Open and transparent communication with your personal consultant
  • Personal career coaching from our occupational psychologists
  • Broad technical and soft skills training opportunities
  • A Service Desk ready to answer all your practical questions

Candidate profile

  • Education/Training: Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • Experience: 3+ years of professional experience in a design or mechanical engineering role
  • Proficiency in using CAD software (Solid Edge or similar)
  • Knowledge of sensors and/or instrumentation is a plus