Mechanical Engineer

  • Aanbod Max € 50,000
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8238700
  • Locatie Best
  • Contract Detachering via YER, In dienst van opdrachtgever
  • Branche High Tech

Over deze vacature

  • The Mechanical Engineer has the responsibility to create, implement and test the mechanics on module level, conform to the departmental and project procedures and processes (documentation, drawings, verification)
  • The Mechanical Engineer ensures that his deliverables are consistent with the higher level requirements & designs
  • The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for planning and tracking of his deliverables and ensures risks are mitigated and communicated to stakeholders


  • Responsible for Requirements, Design, implementation, test and integration of his module in accordance with the Unit Requirement and Design specifications
  • Ensures that his mechanical deliverables are reliable, efficient, easy to maintain, and user-friendly
  • Ensures that there is proper documentation for the developed mechanics
  • Performs work in line with the engineering processes that have been agreed in the department
  • Understands and communicates consequences of his/her design on higher level designs
  • Maintains by solving problems and implementing changes
  • Draws up personal schedule and reports on progress
  • Contributes to the Work Breakdown Structure/ the planning process of his/her area
  • Keeps abreast of technical developments in own field through study of literature and technical contacts

In addition and more specific, the responsibilities for this assignment are:

  • Integrate DMR of our system with the systems from our supplier
  • This involves DMR managing (preparing engineering change request and engineering change orders in agile), testing, and preparing for handshake with supply chain
  • Preparing PPA evidence and PPA board
  • Experience with the Agile PDLM tool environment and processes is required


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.

Within Philips Healthcare the Business Unit Interventional X-ray (iXR) R&D Best is urgently looking for several Mechanical Engineers with experience & affinity with mechatronics, mechanics, electrical cabinets and outsourcing preferably in the medical domain.

The Business Unit Interventional X-Ray is, together with a.o. Diagnostic X-Ray, Magnetic Resonance and Computed Tomography, part of the Imaging Systems group of Philips Healthcare. iXR, being one of the larger Business Units, is responsible for delivery of approximately 2500 systems each year while having a 35% market share worldwide.
All of this we establish with highly educated employees, of which

  • 800 are located in Best (R&D, Customer Services, Clinical Science and Marketing)
  • 60 at Alpha in Mumbai, India (R&D, Customer Services, Manufacturing and Marketing)

Department Description
Within the R&D department of iXR Best the Cluster Geometry has a simple and ambitiuous goal to make the Geometry equipment in the world which include patient tables, multi axis geometries carrying the image chain, user interfaces, various suspensions / accessories, and technical cabinets to manage power, X-Ray and imaging data processing and motion control.


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

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Program with a personal coach
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • 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


  • Experience in modern engineering methods, tools, and processes
  • Experience in working in teams
  • Minimal Bachelor degree (Dutch: HBO) in engineering or other relevant discipline (with training)
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art in programming and design methods & tools (CAD, Pro-E)
  • (Some) knowledge and understanding of other disciplines with which co-operation takes place
  • Knowledge of a specific area of technology or product feature
  • Good command of English (both written and verbal)