Mechanical Engineer

Location Netherlands
Discipline: Medical Device
Contact name: Eliz Yalmaz

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Job ref: 19137
Published: 21 days ago

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer for our leading company in Medical Devices. For this role you will work on product development of Grooming and Beauty appliances, i.e. Shavers, Groomers, One Blade, Epilators and Accessories, from initial design concepts to mass production in a multidisciplinary team.


• Design and detail mechanical components and systems according specification, including conducting predictive analysis and calculations.
• Select materials (metal and plastics) and processes appropriate for those designs.

  • Detail 3D and 2D files incorporating Design for (mass) Manufacturing and Design for Assembly requirement
  • Manage product requirements, lead DFMEA’s and follow the v-model methodology.
  •  Obtain parts and create prototypes.
  • Lead ideations sessions, drive concept creation and decision making.
  • Plan and prioritize your own work and manage the interfaces with other modules/parts – able to work via agile approach.
  • Develop new test methods and tools as necessary.
  • Identify gaps and implement improvements to bring the mechanical engineering group to a higher level.
  •  Capture and re-use of existing knowledge and share leanings.
  •  Document your choices and proof in a Design History File (evidence document).
  • Archiving design files in Windchill.


  •  a Master / Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering, with minimum 3 - 5 years of experience in the field of mechanical product development;
  • experience with working in (international) multi-disciplinary projects, preferably in Business to Consumer;
  •  ability to document requirements, tests, and designs;
  •  ability to rapidly develop engineering concepts and drive them to functional prototypes;
  •  ability to effectively utilize both empirical and theoretical methods to solve complex problems;
     experience with CFD analysis, FEA (Ansys), and/or other analytical software programs;
  • working knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing;
  •  Quality driven. Experience with Design for Six Sigma (i.e. being greenbelt certified) is a plus;


  • Location: Drachten
  • Contract duration: 7 months full
  • Start date: ASAP
Interested? Get in touch with Eliz Hafaz for more information by contacting +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or