Job Detail: Lead Engineer Actuator | Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Lead Engineer Actuator | Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Actuator Engineer
  • Full-time
  • Senior
  • Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • English
  • 2019-06-27

Cross Border Talent is hiring a Lead Engineer Actuator to join one of our Clients in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Job Mission

Translate and perform function specifications into tested and released Hardware.

Your Role as a Lead Engineer Actuator:

  • Realization of precision mechanical function developments
  • Ensuring to meet the specifications in terms of safety, reliability, stability, contamination free, cost-effectiveness, manufacturability, and serviceability
  • Continuously improve the quality of the mechanical architecture and are working within a multidisciplinary project, possible steering one or more designers, working in a mechanical team
  • Translate performance specifications into the design specifications
  • Creation and validation of new concepts
  • Prepare planning for modules and sub-modules
  • Optimization of the design, with a team of designers
  • Supplier contact for design and drawing reviews on manufacturability
  • Definition and execution of final tests to verify the specifications
  • Cooperation with module integration

Your Profile as a Lead Engineer Actuator:

  • Bachelor / Master degree with a specialization in Precision-, Micro-, Nanoengineering, Mechanics of materials or Mechatronics (with mechanical background)
  • At least 5 years of experience
  • Design of precision mechanics
  • Experience in accurate positioning and adjustments
  • Tribology
  • Siemens NX certified professional on modeling structures, drafting and assemblies
  • Multiple years of practical experience in electrical system integration in a multidisciplinary organization
  • Broad technical knowledge on electronics / cabling / mains / safety / diagnosis / electronics cooling
  • Six Sigma Green or Yellow Belt is preferred
  • Team player
  • Good communicational skills
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Pragmatic attitude
  • Creative thinking capability
  • Fluent in English (Knowledge of Dutch is a plus)

It will be considered as a plus experience in:

  • Light and stiff precision mechanical designing
  • Air bearings
  • Fatigue of elastic elements
  • Design in vacuum
  • Advanced materials (ceramics, glass, composites, coatings)


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