Mechanical Product Development Engineer

Eindhoven - Noord Brabant - Netherlands - Industry - High Tech - Research & Development - Academic Master

For an innovative high tech medical company on the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven, Brunel is looking for a mechanical product development engineer. You will be responsible for the product development (mechanical engineering and documentation) in the development, realization and aftercare of innovative products.

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Peter Berrevoets, Account manager

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About this role

  • You develop new and optimize existing product concepts within cross-functional teams.
  • You support function development via defining and realizing models and test set-ups.
  • You define, create the mechanical construction including 3-D models and 2-D drawings of new products.
  • You do, or lead, the detail design of Key Components, and you support their realization.
  • You proof, that the design meets the requirements by means of tolerance analysis, material selection, stress and deformation calculations, simulations etcetera.
  • You manage the Product Documentation (the BOM and the Design History File).
  • You do the root-cause analysis of production problems and consumer complaints.
  • Your scope is international so some travelling, sometimes for several weeks, is part of this job.

About you

You have a background in Mechanical / Bio-mechanical engineering at a high qualitative level (Masters). You have a proven track record and experience (at least 3 yrs) in development and realization of new consumer products in an R&D environment. You have experience in one or more relevant fields of competency for consumer products, such as mechanics, plastics (polymers), rubber materials, common manufacturing techniques, etc.

You have:
• A Masters (preferred) or Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering .• Experience in CAD design using CREO (Must have).
• Experience with injection molding (Must have).• Experience with consumer products (mechanical construction).
• Experience in mechanical design and product documentation.• Knowledge of plastic materials (used in design for consumer products).
• Experience in FE Analysis using Ansys (definition of boundary conditions and analysis of the results is the minimum).• Experience in cooperation in a multi-site multi-partner development environment.
• Preferably you are familiar with Design for Six Sigma.• Experience in developing largely mechanical consumer products.
• Experience in developing medical devices.
You are:• An abstract, analytical, and creative thinker.
• Open minded towards other disciplines and companies in the field of product development.• An excellent communicator and motivator, skilled in managing interpersonal processes.
• Able to continuously challenge the status quo, with a strong desire to improve organizational effectiveness structurally.• Always looking for perfection. You don't accept underperformance or poor results. You have a quality mindset.
• Fluent in English.• Willing to travel for the job for 10% of your time.

What we offer

As Mechanical Product Development Engineer at Brunel Engineering, you will be employed by Brunel. At Brunel Engineering your career is paramount. We offer you various training options to speed up your career. You will be guided within this process by a Brunel Consultant. You profit from a fixed monthly salary with bonus opportunity. In addition to good primary employment conditions, we also offer you excellent secondary employment conditions, including a favorable pension scheme and group discount on your health insurance policy and other individual insurance policies. Brunel also offers you fun extras in the cultural and sporting field. Because not everyone finds the same issues important, you also benefit from a flexible package of employment conditions, specifically geared to your situation. For example, you can decide for yourself whether you want to purchase extra days off. At Brunel you not only have the assurance of a contract, but also of a career.

About us

Brunel works with some of the biggest high-tech companies locally and internationally.With over 30 years of experience placing both junior and senior engineers in high-calibre positions for example in the Brainport Area, we can help you get your foot in the door and find you your dream job. Apply, call us, email us or even send us a message on LinkedIn today!


  • Publication: PUB256676
  • Location: Eindhoven
  • Market: Industry
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: High Tech
  • Education level: Academic Master
  • Area of expertise: Research & Development
  • Closing date: Friday, April 17, 2020
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Peter Berrevoets

Account manager Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven

+31 6-83646111

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