Research Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10016056
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

You will work on tuning and validation experiments for the MEMS print heads in the Reference environment (rebuilt i300 system). Proprietary MEMS print heads are validated and tuned in a 'Reference Environment' with test liquid as well as different client inks.


In this role he will be responsible for development the print head tuning procedure in the engine and consequent validation of the droplet specification for currents and new inks with the focus on evaluation of the print head work latitude as a function of print quality. The person will be part of the Print Head Function and work in close collaboration with the project Print Process Function.

  • Be able to set up and perform experiments, to understand the phenomena involved in a print head
  • Be able to discuss the results with relevant persons within the project, and with selected persons outside the project
  • Be strong in experimental physics and should be able to develop and implement automatization routines
  • Be able to work independently on his topics.


A high-tech company in Venlo.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to our client. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits.
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office.
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture.
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals.
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies.


  • Candidate has a Bachelor or Master degree (or higher) in Physics
  • Candidate has at least 3 years, but preferable around 1 till 5 years of work experience as experimental Researcher
  • Candidate has extensive experience with programming languages C and Python
  • To be successful the candidate has a background in Physics, experimental, programming, and experiment automatization
  • Able to verbally communicate, report in the written form, and discuss results with stakeholders inside and outside the project
  • Besides that, the candidate has good communications skills. Is independent, taking initiative and has to fit well in the team
  • Candidate has profound knowledge - verbal and written - of English
  • Candidate is permissioned to work in the Netherlands, and able to provide, if requested, a certificate of conduct.