Mechanical (Lead) Designer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10020590
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche High Tech

Over deze vacature

Job objective

The Mechanical Designer is a member of a multidisciplinary project team and is directed in his daily work by the Project Manager and Lead designer. The Mechanical designer designs and realizes mechatronic systems in a multidisciplinary team, from a concept stage to a prototype or (small) series.



  • Prepares and completes design and/or development proposals based on customer requirements
  • Supports concept designs with (hand)calculations
  • Creates and presents transparent, clear reports and presentations on development proposals
  • Develops design proposals in 3D CAD models and subsequently into drawings
  • Works effectively within the project team, adapts to different project stages and adequately adjusts his role to the project stage


Our client 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 our client 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.


  • 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
  • Excellent career and education opportunities
  • Excellent primary and secondary employee benefits



  • Education in Mechanical Engineering at Bachelor (HBO) or Master (WO) level
  • Up-to-date knowledge of technologies and techniques within the work field
  • Good knowledge of mechanical constructions and skills in designing them
  • Proficiency in translating theory into practical designs
  • Good knowledge of customer needs and requirements
  • Basic knowledge of different stages in a development/design process or project
  • Proficiency in using 3D CAD software
  • Good knowledge of construction principles, stiffness and dynamics


  • You have the potential to grow toward a technical lead
  • Take ownership, self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • Combine creativity with pragmatic designs
  • Solution oriented with a drive for logic and simplicity
  • Being able to switch between in depth analysis and broad, system level approach
  • You say what you do and do what you say
  • Critical to yourself and others
  • Good expression skills, especially in English, both verbally and in writing