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Development Engineer - Additive Manufacturing


9053333 | EINDHOVEN | Detachering | WO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

In industries ranging from medical and dental to free-form electronics, additive manufacturing offers the opportunity to create ground-breaking new applications and products. The ability to customize manufacturing, to create multi-material products or parts with material gradients provides opportunities that are almost unthinkable in standard production.Within EFAM we develop new concepts and prototype machines for Additive Manufacturing (AM). We are looking for an development engineer who is responsible for the control hardware and software realization of these new concepts and prototype machines. You will be working in multi-disciplinary teams together with system engineer, mechanical engineers, process engineers, material experts in the realization of these projects. Ideally you have a mechatronics / applied control background. You will become an important factor in delivering the following results: Realisation of the control hardware and software of proto-type AM machines. You will be responsible for the mechatronic aspect of machines, advising on motion mechanics, guiding electrical integration and creating control software.  


  • Programming languages we use: Structured Text, C (++) , C#, HTML5 , Javascript
  • Mechatronic design and development knowledge -Experience programming Beckhoff PLC’s in Twincat
  • Experience with industrial sensing and actuator solutions
  • Experience with Matlab/Simulink, specifically regrading data processing and real-time control
  • Experience in realisation of control algortihms on experimental setups
  • Preferred:
-Knowledge of frequency response based control methods
-Experience in programming websites or applications
-Prior 3D printing experience


We offer you the first/next step in your career and together with Yacht you will build your career. 
During your assignment we will coach you and help you develop your personal and professional skills. There will be a lot of learning on the job and also the possibility to do courses. We will always be in contact for you to make to best decisions for your career and make sure you will always have a challenging assignment.
With regards to the terms and conditions of the contract we strive to give a satisfying contract with our professionals.


TNO is an independent research organisation whose expertise and research make an important contribution to the competitiveness of companies and organisations, to the economy and to the quality of society as a whole. Innovation with purpose is what TNO stands for. With 3000 people we develop knowledge not for its own sake but for practical application. To create new products that make life more pleasant and valuable and help companies innovate. To find creative answers to the questions posed by society. We work for a variety of customers: governments, the SME sector, large companies, service providers and non-governmental organisations. Working together on new knowledge, better products and clear recommendations for policy and processes. In everything we do, impact is the key. Our product and process innovations and recommendations are only worth something if our customers can use them to boost their competitiveness


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Rajeev Girjasing via telefoonnummer 06-22276866

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