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Verification & Validation engineer

Yacht NL B.V.

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Over de functie

For a customer in the High Tech Industry with focus on optic systems, we are looking for a Verification & validation engineer.

The Position
As a Verification & Validation (V&V) Engineer you will be the link between our multidisciplinary building blocks that produces HW/SW modules and the top level integration project that integrates the different modules. You have a strong focus on quality and define entry/handover criteria. Identify and analyze risk areas, propose necessary improvements in products and development processes. As a V&V engineer you are the owner of the integration and test plan, you make sure that all module integration is covered by customer use cases. Position description:

  • [80% of workload]: Responsible for defining and maintaining test process for at least 1 top level integration project:
    • 50%: Hands on regression testing on major customer use-cases:
      • Execute customer use cases.
      • Identify and analyze risk areas, propose necessary improvements in products and development processes.
    • 50%: Responsible for defining and maintaining test process for at least 1 top level integration project
      • Create coverage on requirements coming from: business units, operations and service organisation.
      • Drive discussions with experts to create well defined test methods for every test.
      • Drive discussions with module projects, agree on critical tests (entry conditions for system/integration testing), agree on overall integration planning which fit the system project schedule.
      • Organize meetings to review all necessary test results.
      • Present (weekly) test  progress to stakeholders, report on progress and quality related risks.
      • Responsible for creating test planning with estimated test time needed.
      • Responsible for Product Quality Assurance Report.
  • [10% of workload]: Responsible for risk assessment “Failure Mode and Effects Analysis” (FMEA) process on module and system level.
  • [10% of workload]: Responsible for Safety Risk Assessment (SRA) process.


The Requirements
The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience

  • Bachelor or Academic degree in Mechanical, Electronics or Mechatronic engineering.
  • More than 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with designing and testing of low volume, complex high tech systems.
  • Experience with the different development disciplines (hardware, software, mechanics, mechatronics and physics).
  • communication skills in English, Dutch is a plus.
  • Travel if necessary (<10%).


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!


Company information 
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 for our clients in the Dutch “Brainport” Eindhoven region, mainly on projects at our clients’ Research & Development departments. 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 Rens van Nuijs via telefoonnummer 06-46997220

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