Senior mechanical concept developer coffee

Location Drachten
Discipline: Biotechnology, Medical Device
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Sayf Idais

Contact email:
Job ref: 12167
Published: 9 days ago

Senior mechanical concept developer coffee

As a Senior mechanical concept developer coffee You will be responsible for translating complex consumer and business wishes into fully proven technical solutions and innovative products. As a senior mechanical concept developer, you are responsible for:

  • Development of new functions in multi-disciplinary project teams of marketing, design and innovation professionals and liaising closely with Philips’ partners and supply base
  • Translating consumer needs into business propositions in conjunction with the marketing, consumer research and supply organization
  • Translating commercial, functional and aesthetic product requirements into technical concepts and solutions
  • Responsible for timely delivering of new functions with adequate performance, quality, reliability, safety, manufacturability and cost price
  • Driving continuous improvement of our ways of working
  • Supporting and challenging individual team members to ensure their professional development

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

  • You have a Master or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or industrial product design.
  • You have minimum 7 years of experience in the field of mechanical development in consumer electronics.
  • You have well-developed analytical skills and a fundamental understanding of innovation processes.
  • You have experience in both front-end and realization projects and are able to translate your industrial experience into mechanical concept design in pre-development projects.
  • You are familiar with state-of-the-art development techniques and CAD. You have knowledge of the design of mechanical constructions in plastic and you are familiar with the manufacturability aspects (mould/tooling design), analysis (strength, stiffness) and drive mechanisms.
  • Experience with Design for Six Sigma is a plus:

Project start date

  • Short notice preferred

Project duration

  • 12 months 


If you are interested in the above description, please apply with your CV and a letter of motivation.

PS: Did you also know that we offer a generous referral scheme, because great people know other great people, right?

For further information, please contact Sayf Idais at +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or by email at