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Technologist FEM

Philips innovation services

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Technologist FEM 

Opportunity to 
Be responsible for building up and maintenance of the know-how in the specific field of expertise, by participating in or performing technology- or advanced-competence-development--projects, and for building up and maintenance of an in- and external network. Observe, based on the know-how in his specific field of expertise, opportunities for new projects and develops these projects in co-operation with others involved. 
Ready for a meaningful new challenge? Apply today! 

You are responsible for 
o Contributing to Mechatronic Products and Equipment Creation projects by performing Finite Element Analyses 
o Supporting the development of products and equipment using numerical methods. This will require interaction with the mechanical engineering team using your thorough knowledge of and several year’s experience with ANSYS software and MATlab/Simulink 
o As an expert within the FEM competence team, help building the FEM competence within Philips Innovation Services 
o Initiating project proposals in agreement with all relevant stakeholders 
o Participating in projects or leading projects, realizing the agreed deliverables 
o Continuously challenging the theory and develops application knowhow in the specific field of expertise 
o Judging the possibilities of reusing existing knowledge and the needs to develop new applications 
You are part of 
Mechatronics is a department within Philips Innovation Services, in which five competence groups focus on delivering diverse high level technological contributions to Mechatronics projects. Technological contributions within projects include system architecture and integration, concept development, design of electro-magnetic actuators, acoustics, tribology and FEM. 


To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience 
o M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering or Applied Physics 
o 3-5 years of experience with Finite Element Analysis 
o Thorough knowledge of and experience with ANSYS software 
o Ability to make fast assessments based on simplified methods on correctness of complex FEM approaches 
o Understanding of product and equipment design and Mechatronic Systems 
o Passion for technology, interest in applications 
o Willingness to develop your career to become a high level expert in Finite Element Methods 
o A customer centric attitude, interest in executing R&D projects for customers 
o You are flexible and cooperative. Has a pragmatic, creative, flexible attitude with a result driven, can-do mentality 
o Excellent communication skills, professional level of written and verbal communication in English 
In return, we offer you 
We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. 


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!


At YACHT we will offer you a competitive benefits package in line with the seniority of the position.

You will become a member of a strong professional network who shares your education, ambitions and competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues and become a member of the YACHT network, which stretches the Life Sciences industry.

You will be challenged by your peers and will be able to follow courses and training via our Yacht Academy and keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date: boosting your career through personal and scientific growth.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.

Working as a high tech professional within Yacht means you will work on interesting and challenging long term projects. Our Brainport 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, FEI company, DAF, VDL ETG, Océ and many others.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Jeroen Geraets via telefoonnummer 06-82475253

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