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Mechatronics engineer

Océ-Technologies B.V.

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Over de functie

Main characteristics:
The printing world is expanding from information printing to graphical printing and even to printing of products. This movement puts more and more requirements on the quality and accuracy of the performance of our complex systems. Our mechatronic systems squeeze micrometer accuracy out of cost effective components.
As engineer you work in a multidisciplinary team responsible for realizing the mechatronic systems, including the drives and sensors. You design, simulate and verify your designs and you use experiments to back up your ideas. You have a sound knowledge of control systems, motors, encoders, but also the electrical interfacing hardware. The job will require you to work from an early project phase up to the final phases where the mechatronic system has to be industrialized.
In this job you experiment, understand and invent. You are able to analyze a complex problem to the root cause, and define new solutions - breakthroughs, achieving new levels of quality or enabling new technology. You work closely with mechanical, software, electrical hardware, firmware engineers and also architects.
Key areas of responsibility

  • Responsible for the design to be made of feature or function level.
  • Acts in line with departmental and project guidelines.
  • Gather requirements of the functional applications.
  • Acts as a team member and ensures an adequate level of know-how for the Engineers in the team. Is responsible for input in the planning process.
  • Inspires fellow engineers to get the job done.


Main experience required

  • Experience in multidisciplinary mechatronic designs, especially in sensors and drives
  • Basic knowledge of classic feedback control (PID) and feedforward
  • Pre: Knowledge of Matlab and Simulink
  • Knowledge of drive related electronics.
  • Knowledge of design methods and engineering processes.
  • Bachelor degree in Mechatronics, Electronics or has reached this level through another form of training or experience.
  • 3-5 years relevant experience
  • Pre: experience interacting with parts of the organization outside R&D (e.g. production, purchasing)
Personality characteristics
  • Analytical, creative and abstract thinker.
  • Ownership, taking initiative
  • Able to work in project where not always Functional Specifications or Impact analyses are finalized.
  • Not hesitant in retrieving information from other colleagues to get his work done.


 Yacht Company Info
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!
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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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