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Senior Mechanical Designer (Technical Lead)

Thermo Fisher Scientific

9050148 | EINDHOVEN | Detachering | HBO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

As Senior Mechanical Designer you will be part of an enthusiastic multi-disciplinary team and you will be responsible for the mechanical infrastructure designs for our high end microscope. You will work closely with a team of mechanical engineers, architects, project manager, suppliers and disciplines outside R&D like operations and service.

You will be involved in 2 to 3 projects or activities in parallel. In these projects you can see your mechanical designs grow from a conceptual idea to a finished product for our customers. As spokesperson for your designs you will be in contact with stakeholders throughout the organization and will communicate directly on requests related to your designs. The decisions made by you and the team you work with will have direct business impact. Your challenge will be to find solutions for technological complex mechanical problems, meeting the needs of all your stakeholders, combining short term goals with long term needs. You will report directly to the Manager R&D of the Enabling Modules and Technology Group.

Duties and responsibilities 
• Define, specify and own new mechanical designs and drive them to results. 
• Able to translate stakeholder needs into a well-defined set of mechanical use cases and requirements
• Support, steer and motivate internal and external mechanical design teams (suppliers)
• Develop high tech constructions with cost, specifications and timing in mind. 
• Define test plans and strategies
• Takes ownership of volume management


We seek candidates that take initiative, are self-steering, self-confident and conceptual thinkers. Outside of excellent communicator, you’re a team player and can switch easily to any level in our organization. You have perseverance, are decisive and target driven with a proven quality-, cost- and time-focus. You combine a strong analytical view with a pragmatic attitude and are able to flex yourself in a dynamic product development environment. You are value oriented and able to set and act according priorities at the same time

The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:
• University degree or equivalent in mechanical engineering. 
• 5-10 years of relevant experience and proven results in a similar function. 
• Experience with high tech mechanical constructions for professional industry.
• Experience with UG-NX or other 3DCAD, FEM.
• Experience with enclosures, hoists, seismic calculations, certifications and volume management is a preference


Excellent salary and secondary conditions


With more than 60 years of innovation and leadership, our company enables customers to find meaningful answers to questions that accelerate breakthrough discoveries, increase productivity, and ultimately change the world. We design, manu­facture, and support the broadest range of high-performance microscopy workflows that provide images and answers in the micro-, nano-, and picometer scales. 
Combining hardware and software expertise in electron, ion, and light microscopy with deep application knowledge in the materials science, life sci­ences, electronics, and natural resources markets, the worldwide team of 3200 people is dedicated to customers pursuit of discovery and resolution to global challenges.


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

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