Component Engineer

  • Aanbod Good remuneration
  • Functiegroep Engineering, Energie
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 9145300
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Medical & Health

Over deze vacature

Are you exited by playing an instrumental role in further shaping the component management proposition within Philips and strengthen its value proposition in all its aspects within Philips globally? Do you want to support Philips businesses globally as Component Engineer with End-to-end (E2E) component management services?


Philips challenges you to use your component engineering expertise to design and implement some of the world’s most innovative medical products. Your team delivers services to Philips businesses on component- qualification, availability and compliancy and supports generation, maintenance and verification of component data in the Philips databases. As a component engineer your focus will be on selection, qualification and accurate registration of off-the-shelf components.


  • Define together with procurement and businesses a preferred component catalogue of E-components, based upon preferred suppliers and technologies and translate those into preference indicators in a global component database
  • Support the increasing demand from the Philips businesses for component management
  • Actively support Philips businesses globally and provide technical support to your team on Component Management
  • Support projects with Bill of Materials (BOM) analysis (EOL, alternatives, ROHS...)
  • Ensure complete, accurate and up-to-date component data in the component database
  • Lead root cause analysis and improvement actions for component related issues


Philips Innovation Services is a corporate group within Philips HealthTech, consisting of approximately 1000 passionate professionals in the field of Consulting, Engineering and other innovation services. Your group Electronic Design Services (EDS) is a part of the Reliability Solutions department and consists of a team of about 40 highly skilled technical professionals in the field of Electronic Design. The EDS group plays an instrumental role in establishing and leading a Philips-wide, global, Electronic Design Platform (schematics, PBCA design & technology), as well as global e-Component Management services. Both for internal and external customers it provides PCBA design & Fast Prototyping services. In the field of the electromagnetic competency the EDS group offers consultancy and “design for” services on Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC/EMI) and Wireless Reliability. Your customers are internal Philips businesses which are located all over the world.

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.


  • You will be employed by YER and seconded to Philips
  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension)
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


We are looking for:

  • BSc degree in Electrical Engineering or other relevant area of expertise
  • Knowledge on electronic/electro-mechanical components/parts is a must-have
  • Knowledge on regulations like ROHS, REACH
  • 5 years of experience in Component Data management and lifecycle management
  • Familiar with BOM and Product Life Cycle Management (PLM) related processes
  • Experience in master data management, reporting and data cleansing (related to Component Management)
  • Experience with tools like Agile, Windchill, SAPPLM
  • Ability to transform data into improvement actions and KPIs
  • Competence in the area of Electronic Design is a pre
  • Fluent in English, verbal and written
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Pro-active, can-do attitude, team player
  • Decisive and entrepreneurial attitude
  • Willing to travel (occasional)