Product Development Engineer

  • Aanbod Role for an ambitious Mechanical Engineer with conditions above average!
  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10028622
  • Locatie Bakel
  • Type overeenkomst Detavast
  • Branche Food, Feed, Pharma, Engineering

Over deze vacature

You help shape our growth ambition. You combine the development of products with strategy capacities. To develop best-in-class products to fulfill customer expectations and enhance their competitiveness. You enjoy to work strategically. Align the long-term strategy of the product portfolio with the Product Owner. You are outdoors a lot, enjoy building a network with start ups, universities, customers to monitor and understand how technology, market requirements and applications evolve. In addition to in-depth product knowledge, you have vision on the products.


Others get positive energy from you. Because your heart is in continuous improvement. In this you are a stimulant for everyone around you. You work with a product owner team, internal stakeholders and customers. You drive radical and incremental product innovation. You have a holistic product portfolio overview, technical, application, market needs, competition and value chain. You generate ideas and provide a structured approach to increase profitability by improving the value of our products for our customers. You make choices based on business cases, risks and the added value for customers and GEA. You work agile and with an open mind.


GEA is one of the world's largest suppliers of systems and components to the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries. The international technology group, founded in 1881, focuses on machinery and plants, as well as advanced process technology, components, and comprehensive services. With more than 18,000 employees working across five divisions and 62 countries, the group generated revenues of more than EUR 5.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. GEA plants, processes, components, and services enhance the efficiency and sustainability of production processes across the globe. They contribute significantly to the reduction of CO2 emissions, plastic usage, and food waste. In doing so, GEA makes a key contribution toward a sustainable future, in line with the company’s purpose: "Engineering for a better world". 


Conditions above average.


  • Higher professional education in Mechanical Engineering
  • Preferably 5+ years of experience with product development and engineering
  • Strong communication skills
  • Eagerness to succeed
  • Ability to inspire and lead others