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Interaction Researcher

High Tech Manufacturer Printing Devices

9047180 | VENLO | Detachering | HBO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

The Consumables & Processes departments are, as part of the R&D organization, responsible for development of printing (imaging) processes and consumable materials (inks, toners, printheads) to be applied in innovative prints systems.
The UV gelling Technology Development Group is part of this department and responsible for developing new curing concepts and inks to provide the future roll to roll platforms with new technologies
Within the project team that is responsible for material interaction of the Color Wave print series we are looking for an Interaction Designer.
Main tasks
Investigate the functional (material) interaction between ink and the print head. Some interactions may lead to print artefacts. A test program has to be defined to find possible root cause and ways for improvement. Together with people involved the researcher should perform tests independently and be able to define an investigation program. Furthermore the test results need to be presented to and discussed with the relevant (chemical oriented) multidisciplinary team.
As a team member the candidate will have an own responsibility for a part of the total program of the team.



  • BSc in physics and/or chemistry
  • Work experience within an R&D environment
  • No synthetic
  • Experimenter, pro-active
  • An autonomous way of working, being persuasive and having clear communication skills
  • Knowledge of and experience with setting up and execute experiments
  • Knowledge of and experience with Matlab is preferred
  • Profound knowledge - verbal and written - of English
  • Candidate is permissioned to work in the Netherlands, and able to provide, if requested, a certificate of conduct


We will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!


Working as a high tech professional within Yacht means you will work on interesting and challenging long term projects for our clients in the Dutch “Brainport” Eindhoven region. This region is considered to be the smartest region in the world! We cooperate with high tech companies that work on the cutting edge of technology. To give you an example of our portfolio: ASML, Philips Healthcare, Philips Lighting, Philips Research, TNO and FEI company.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Thomas Slegers via telefoonnummer 06-10962879

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