Thermal Analyst

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10025286
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment with contracting
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

For MECAL-HTS in Eindhoven, we are recruiting a Thermal Analyst.

Job description

The Thermal Analyst is a member of a multidisciplinary project team and is directed in his daily work by the Team Lead. The Analyst makes effective and efficient technical calculations/analyses/designs advices that contribute to an adequate solution for challenges or questions which are put forward by the customer.


  • Executes assignments in close cooperation with customers and/or as part of Mecal - HTS D&E projects.
  • Prepares transparent analysis proposals based on customer requirements.
  • Uses FEM, Matlab and other tools/methods to analyse high tech systems.
  • Performs measurements as a tool to analyse or validate systems.
  • Identifies the relation between thermal design and system performance.
  • Presents analyses and practically applicable design proposals.
  • Makes transparent and clear reports (both verbally and in writing).
  • Works effectively within the project team.


MECAL-HTS is a fast-growing, global engineering organization, headquartered in Enschede, the Netherlands. With Dutch offices located in Enschede, Groningen, Eindhoven, and offices in the US and South Korea, MECAL-HTS employs approximately 125 people worldwide. They offer a wide range of innovative, high-tech products and services to semiconductor- and related high-tech systems industry in close cooperation with outstanding partners.

Products and Services

MECAL-HTS provides all competencies needed to develop high-end mechatronics applications. Within their ISO controlled product generation process MECAL HTS manages and carries out the entire project from specification until hardware realization in house.

Offer description

Conditions above average.

Candidate profile


  • Technical education at least at academic level (M.Sc.).
  • At least 2 years of proven relevant work experience.
  • Good theoretical knowledge of thermodynamics and structural mechanics.
  • Proficiency in using FEM package (ANSYS preferred).
  • Good awareness of customer needs and requirements.
  • Basic knowledge of different stages in a development/design process or project.
  • Fluency in English language both in speaking and writing.


  • Ownership, self-critical and enthusiastic.
  • Being able to switch between in-depth analysis and broad, system level approach.
  • Solution oriented: combine in-depth understanding with pragmatic design proposals.