Philips: Innovation and you!

Mechanical Engineer

Philips Consumer Lifestyle B.V.

9056445 | DRACHTEN | Detachering | HBO | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

For our Mechanical Development & Integration (MDI) Department we are looking for a Mechanical Engineer who will work on product development from concept to proven detailed construction in a multidisciplinary team. 

Your challenge 
As a Mechanical Engineer you translate a chosen concept into an integrated mechanical construction. You design and validate the construction of a module of an appliance and further detail the parts in 3D and 2D towards final Technical product Documentation. 
You work on product development from concept to detailed design in a team consisting of mechanical engineers, function engineers, application research, process engineers, electronic engineers etc. 

Your responsibilities 
As a Mechanical Engineer in the MDI Team you will be responsible for: 
• Creating one or more alternatives for a module construction 
• Module owner 
• Proof that your construction fulfills the function(s) and requirements under all load cases (calculation, simulation, tolerance analysis, proto’s + testing) 
• Detail 3D and 2D files incorporating Design for Manufacturing and Design for Assembly requirements and archiving in C PLM system (Windchill) 
• Planning and realizing your own work and manage the interfaces with other modules/parts 
• Re-use of existing knowledge (known concepts) 
• Document your choices and proof in a Design History File (evidence document) 

Your team: 
You will be part of the Mechanical Development and Integration department in Innovation team Male Grooming that consists of 50+ enthusiastic technical specialists within a total Male Grooming team of 300+ people. The projects are demanding for great results. You will report to one of the 3 group leaders of the MDI department. 
On site / Off site: 
Allocated 5 days on the site DTN 


• You have an education on Bachelor (HBO) level in Mechanical Engineering (Wtb) / Industrial Product Design (IPO) with minimal 5 years of experience as a mechanical engineer in designing mass produced Consumer Products 
• You are familiar with design and manufacturing of mechanical constructions in plastic and metal; experience with high precision metal constructions and drive mechanisms is a plus. 
• Specific Experience: knowledge in specific competence area (eg. watertight appliances, UI, M&F) is a plus. 
• You have the ability to proof construction concepts by calculation, simulation and/or prototypes 
• You are familiar with state-of-the-art development techniques and CAD. You have knowledge of the design of mechanical constructions in plastic and/or metal and preferably you are familiar with the manufacturability aspects (mould/tooling design), analysis (strength, stiffness) and drive mechanisms; 
• You have experience with CAD NX 10 
• You have experience in working in (international) multi-disciplinary projects, preferably in Business to Consumer; 
-You show drive and are quality driven. Experience with Design for Six Sigma is a plus; 
-The ability to balance innovation and practical realization; 
-You are able to think on conceptual level but are also hands-on. 
• Determination in decision making and independence; 
• You are ambitious, a team player and you have good coordination, communication skills (writing and presentation in both Dutch and English)


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!


Philips Consumer Lifestyle is one of three market-driven sectors within Royal Philips Electronics, delivering lifestyle solutions for personal well-being. Our brand promise is sense and simplicity, 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. 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Sylvia Vrieling via telefoonnummer 06-23101614

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