Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10023003
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

The ability to take an idea or prototype and transform it into a manufacturable product is one of the most essential steps in the innovation process. At our client Engineering, leading mechanical design, system and software architecture capability is combined with our firm roots in metrology. This allows us to guarantee that we can help our customers realizing precision components, systems and machines.

Job description

The Sr. Mechanical Engineer / Designer is responsible for both quality assurance and the performance of developed machines, components and systems from a mechanical perspective:

  • Design of ultra-precision (metrology) machines, components and systems
  • Responsible for the entire process from specification to realization
  • Collaborating in a multidisciplinary team of engineers
  • Being able to work independently and be a good team player as well
  • Be a direct contact for both customers and suppliers


With our clients expert foundation in metrology, they understand the true meaning of ultra precision engineering and how to help their clients achieve it.

Offer description

  • average conditions

Candidate profile

  • A relevant study on academic level (mechanics / precision engineering)
  • Thorough knowledge of precision design principles (nanometer-scale)
  • Experience in working with 3D CAD systems (CREO/NX)
  • Knowledge of FEM analyses with COMSOL
  • Thorough experience with creating and reviewing technical documents
  • Good communicative skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Fluent in English and preferably Dutch; knowledge of German is a plus
  • Proactive attitude
  • Broad technical knowledge, considering the diversity of projects