Senior Mechanical Designer

  • Aanbod € 40,000 - € 60,000
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 7984600
  • Locatie Arnhem
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Manufacturing, High Tech

Over deze vacature

For our client we are looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer. You will design machines concepts and build customized test and measurement machines.


Key challenges for a Senior Mechanical engineer:

You will have the opportunity to join the team where you will design machines concepts and build customized test and measurement machines:

  • Independent mechanical design of assigned projects;
  • Follow up construction of the machine with project team and project manager;
  • Prepare mechanical concepts for sales and present them to the customers.

Your contribution in this role:

  • Sales support;
  • Share and communicate knowledge within the mechanical team and other relevant departments;
  • Prepare the detailed specification of the design of mechanical components;
  • Define electrical and mechanical schematics and BOMs;
  • Follow the prototype development;
  • Support qualification tests and certification;
  • Support the integration of hardware and software;
  • Use simulation packages where necessary;
  • Implement calibration and validation procedures;
  • Perform risk analysis together with the project team.


The company delivers industry-leading test solutions and services for communications and electronics device makers worldwide, accelerating product development, quality and innovation.


You will be working with a team of international colleagues in which you can be sure of a healthy work-life balance. You will be employed by YER and seconded.


The ideal candidate in a few words:

  • Degree: A bachelor’s or master degree in Engineering;
  • Experience: 5-8 years of experience in mechanical design of precision automation applications;
  • Proficient: With Solidworks, Inventor or equivalent. Profound knowledge of geometrical tolerances. Basic knowledge of automation principles, materials and surface treatment, pneumatics, machine safety, preventive maintenance, motion system calculations;
  • Skills: Ability to plan and organize workload, professional and results oriented. Strong capacity of adaptation and priorities management. Strong interpersonal skills, coaching experience is an asset;
  • Bilingual: Fluent in Dutch and English, written and spoken.