Talented Mechanical Designer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10009286
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Engineering, High Tech

Over deze vacature

In this role, you have the opportunity to use your mechanical engineering expertise to model, design and implement some of the world’s most innovative and complex high precision equipment and medical products. Your contribution can range from early customer contacts, project definition and concept creation to Mechatronics design of new or existing equipment and products.


You are responsible for:

  • A module or sub system of a Mechatronic high precision equipment or medical product in major projects, which have a mid- to long-term character and are complex.
  • The mechanical design, detailed design, manufacturability, integration and qualification of the module or sub system.
  • Using your designer skills, inventiveness and curiosity to combine novel technology with user insight.
  • Working closely together with the senior mechanical designer, system architect and other technical disciplines to come up with the best Mechatronic solution for the customer

You are a part of:

Philips Innovation Services draws upon a huge range of resources and expertise to support our customers in bringing their innovations to market, as fast and as efficiently possible. Our pragmatic technology experts and consultants benefit from decades of experience supporting customers in Philips Businesses, Philips Research and hundreds of companies outside Philips. Each day brings new challenges as we work in many different projects.

The Mechatronics department of Philips Innovation Services, with approximately 160 employees, is unique in its system design approach, which has led to many practical solutions for our customers. Think of breakthrough solutions especially in concept creation for consumer products and healthcare systems next to high accuracy positioning, and mechanical construction in e.g. lithography systems and magnetic levitation stages. We are active in equipment as well as sub-system design, prototyping and testing. You will be working in multi-disciplinary teams of highly skilled technical experts from both Philips Innovation Services and its customers


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision-making.


In return, we offer you:

  • An inspiring work environment that is internationally and multidisciplinary oriented, with a variety of customers and projects.
  • A project-based environment where people have both advanced theoretical knowledge and the capacity to put that knowledge into practice.
  • Extensive opportunities for growth in technical and personal development.
  • Stimulating challenges across a wide range of application domains, from developing state-of-the-art lithographic wafer stages, to pioneering the latest implantable medical devices.
  • Job satisfaction and the chance to broaden your experience.
  • The opportunity to shape and grow your career will be in your own hands!


To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

  • Talented M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering with the potential to grow to Senior Mechanical Designer / Architect.
  • Experience working on construction principles of high precision equipment or semiconductor applications. You feel at home in an innovative high-tech environment.
  • Skilled in designing in 3D CAD: NX & Team centre.
  • Proficient in making TPD and releasing it for production.
  • Able to design a product on DfX aspects in close consultation with suppliers
  • Able to make a work break down and a planning for your own work.
  • A proven team player, taking initiative, flexible and able to work with changing views.
  • A customer-centric attitude with excellent communication skills
  • Fluently in English, Dutch would be a plus.