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Mechanical Product Development Engineer

Philips innovation services

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We are looking for a Mechanical Product Development Engineer– CL Innovation Site Eindhoven 

Philips Consumer Lifestyle is one of the three market-driven sectors within Philips Electronics, delivering lifestyle solutions for personal well-being. Our brand promise is Innovation and You, meaning that our products are designed around the consumer, advanced and easy to experience. The sector builds on a deep understanding of people's needs and aspirations to create innovations that help consumers achieve their lifestyle ambitions. 

The Innovation site Eindhoven is part of Innovation & Development (I&D) Consumer Lifestyle. It focuses on the development of medically and non-medically endorsed lifestyle products. It is responsible for the development and realization of new product propositions. The Innovation Site Eindhoven is looking at a very challenging growth task to bring faster, more new ideas to the global market. 

Candidate responsibilities 
You will be responsible for the product development (mechanical engineering and documentation) in the development, realization and aftercare of innovative products. Within this role you will be linked to our innovation area Skin care. 

• You develop new and optimize existing product concepts within cross-functional teams. 
• You support function development via defining and realizing models and test set-ups. 
• You define, create the mechanical construction including 3-D models and 2-D drawings of new products. 
• You do, or lead, the detail design of Key Components, and you support their realization. 
• You proof, that the design meets the requirements by means of tolerance analysis, material selection, stress and deformation calculations,
   simulations etc. 
• You manage the Product Documentation (the BOM and the Design History File). 
• You do the root-cause analysis of production problems and consumer complaints. 
• Your scope is international so some travelling, sometimes for several weeks, is part of this job. 


Candidate profile 
You have a background in Mechanical / Bio-mechanical engineering at a high qualitative level (Masters). You have a proven track record and experience (?3 yrs.) in development and realization of new consumer products in a R&D environment. You have experience in one or more relevant fields of competency for consumer products, such as mechanics, plastics (polymers), rubber materials, common manufacturing techniques, etc. 

You have: 
• a Masters (preferred) or Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering . 
• Experience with consumer products (mechanical construction). 
• Experience in mechanical design and product documentation. 
• Knowledge of plastic materials (used in design for consumer products). 
• Experience in CAD design using CREO. 
• Experience in FE Analysis using Ansys (definition of boundary conditions and analysis of the results is the minimum). 
• Experience in cooperation in a multi-site multi-partner development environment. 
• Preferably you are familiar with Design for Six Sigma. 
• Experience in developing largely mechanical consumer products. 
• Experience in developing medical devices. 

You are: 
• An abstract, analytical, and creative thinker. 
• Open minded towards other disciplines and companies in the field of product development. 
• An excellent communicator and motivator, skilled in managing interpersonal processes. 
• Able to continuously challenge the status quo, with a strong desire to improve organizational effectiveness structurally. 
• Always looking for perfection. You don't accept underperformance or poor results. You have a quality mindset. 
• Fluent in English. 
• Willing to travel for the job for 10% of your time.


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!


Yacht is a contractor for highly educated professionals (BSc, MSc, or PhD) who’ll work on site and innovate together with our customers to find smart solutions. Being part of the world wide Randstad Group we have an extensive network of clients and professionals. 



Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Peter Groeneveld via telefoonnummer 06-53815170

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