Dynamics & Controls Engineer

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10026591
  • Location Eindhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Industry High Tech

About this vacancy

MECAL provides all competencies needed to develop mechatronic products from specification phase into series production. Within our ISO controlled product generation process MECAL manages and carries out the entire project from specification until hardware realization in house. For our Mechatronic Development team in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, we are looking for a:

Job description

  • Design and realize high end mechatronic systems in multi-disciplinary desig n teams of3 to J5 people working at MECAL office.
  • Be involved in all phases of mechatronic  design  process, from early specification and concept phase until integration and test
  • Co-operate with customers to draw up specifications and evaluate designs
  • Regularly discuss technical challenges in the team and report progress to project lead
  • Carry out dynamics and control analyses to desipn and optimize hiph end motion systems
  • Write test procedures for desipn and/or product qualification
  • Realize, integrate and test prototypes of mechatronic products
  • Carry out modal/vibration


MECAL is a fast-growing, global engineering organisation, headquartered in Enschede, the Netherlands. With Dutch offices located in Enschede, Groningen, Eindhoven and our US-based office in Virginia MECAL employs approximately 125 people worldwide. We 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.

Offer description

  • Working in teams with enthusiastic colleagues in a fast-growing, internationally oriented organisation. A dynamic and ambitious working environment with short communication lines and much room for own initiative and personal development.
  • A wide va riety of activities throughout the product development process
  • including testing your designed prototypes first hand
  • Excellent career and education opportunities.
  • Excellent primary and secondary employee benefits.

Candidate profile


  • Academic Msc. in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, specialization preferably in one or more of these fields: Precision, Mechatronics, Dynamics, Control.
  • At least 3-S years’ experience in product development/analysis of mechatronic
  • systems.
  • Excellent Knowledge of Matlab/Simulink.


  • Good sense of responsibility, self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Combine creativity with pragmatic designs.
  • Being able to switch between in depth analysis and broad, system level approach.
  • Excellent expression skills, especially in English, both verbally and in writing.