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Mechanical Designer - Philips Medical Systems Nederland B.V.

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Mechanical Designer - Philips Medical Systems Nederland B.V.

Best Engineering Engineering & Development WO Bachelor Employed by client, Secondment via YER, Temp-to-perm
Philips Medical Systems Nederland B.V.


Best Engineering & Development WO Bachelor Employed by client, Secondment via YER, Temp-to-perm
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Engineering & Development
About this vacancy

Mechanical Designing

In this role, you have the opportunity to Work within our IGT (Image Guided Therapy) business unit as a Mechanical Designer. This role is calling for a candidate that has a proven track record in the development of sophisticated mechatronic/mechanical systems. Also, experience working with many different stakeholders on safety-critical products for use within the healthcare domain.

You are responsible for

  • Designing and developing mechanical components and assemblies for the table and stand of the IGT fixed system by applying relevant standards and regulations for medical devices.
  • Engaging in all phases of new product development, including concept, documentation, design, prototype, testing, supplier interfaces, manufacturing introduction and service support.
  • Collaborating with internal and external stakeholders such as operations and procurement.
  • Performing technical analysis, simulations(FEA), testing and documentation of your designs.
  • Ensuring that there is proper documentation for the design (e.g. Design calculations, FMEA, Field data analysis, verification reporting)
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of our products and processes.
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. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

  • A competitive salary depending on experience
  • Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, training and coaching
  • Healthy work-life balance
  • To work in a dynamic and driven team in which you can grow and gain experience in a multinational environment
  • Working for a world player can help you to further your career.

To succeed in this role - You should have the following skills and experience

  • MSc (or BSc with high experience level) in Mechanics Engineering or equivalent;
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in an R&D environment. Preferable in a Regulated environment (Medical, Automotive or Aerospace/Defense);
  • Good documentation and design skills;
  • Proficient in 3D CAD, preferably Creo (Pro/ENGINEER)Knowledgeable of medical and safety standards IEC60601, DFMEA, CtQs, Df MAT Experienced working in Windchill Product Lifecycle Management (cPLM);
  • You show drive and are quality driven. - Ambitious, a team player, and excel in communication and coordination, both in writing and presentations.;
  • Able to think on a conceptual level but also hands-on Experience in Finite Element Analysis (FEM eg. Ansys) is a plus Experience in dynamics and drive train design is a plus Experience with Design for Six Sigma is a plus;
  • Develops (parts and elements of) products, systems and/or solutions according to the V-model that serve user and business requirements amongst others by applying internal and external research results and technology advancements while taking care of the total system as well as inner workings of a design.

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If you are selected for the position, you will receive an attractive job offer. We will be happy to advise you on realistic terms of employment.

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