Lead Engineer

  • Aanbod € 50,000 - € 60,000
  • Functiegroep Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8936900
  • Locatie Enschede
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Manufacturing

Over deze vacature

In this role you will be responsible for the algorithms development, technical roadmap, and maintenance of the Xsens 3D Body Motion product portfolio. You will work closely with the Business Line Manager, Product Manager and the Director of Technology to define our long term roadmap and the application requirements for our 3D Body Motion product lines. You will translate market and application requirements into clear technical specifications.


  • Technical responsible for the product portfolio
  • Develop innovative motion tracking and signal processing algorithms for the products portfolio
  • Support and facilitate proper execution of the product roadmaps bringing innovative tracking solutions into actual products on time and within budget
  • Lead cross-functional development teams towards new product development and continuous integration activities in the product line
  • Monitor and constantly seek to improve tracking performance for products based on market feedback
  • Support product management and the sales team on technical questions, customer interaction/evaluation
  • Lead and execute projects to customers, on time and within budget
  • Active role in generating technical marketing material and technical product documentation
  • Assist and advise Sales and Marketing team on product demos
  • Engagement with academic partners, seek out new technologies and applications to strengthen the product roadmap




  • Master Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent required
  • Excellent academic records
  • 1-3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Deep understanding of signal processing, sensor fusion, and tracking algorithms required
  • Excellent knowledge of Matlab/Python required; good knowledge of C/C++, embedded programming environment desired
  • Self-driven, ambitious, great team working and leadership skills, capability to deliver high quality outcome meeting deadlines, solution oriented analytical thinking, flexibility in acquiring new knowledge
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English