R&D Engineer Machine Development / Mechatronics

Reference: 0432

Our Client: Company Profile

Our client is a technology company based in Turnhout (Antwerp province, Belgium) where a breakthrough manufacturing technology is being commercialized around the world. They have a vacancy for a Research and Development Engineer Machine Development.

They are looking to strengthen the organization with an electro mechanical engineer experienced in designing & building machines.

R&D Engineer Machine Development / Mechatronics


The Research & Development team consists of 15 people, including mechanical, software, process and materials engineers/scientists. The purpose of this role is to ensure optimal technical interaction between the various disciplines, to further develop and optimize existing machines ánd to design the next generation of machinery.

  • Design, plan, organize, execute and coordinate R&D projects;
  • You work on solving complex problems, thereby having direct impact on the success of products and technologies;
  • You build test setups and design custom equipment;
  • You define and write machine requirements;
  • You support R&D colleagues and the Technical Service department;
  • You ensure up-to-date technical documentation w.r.t. machines;
  • You report to the R&D Manager.
Skills and Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in engineering, preferably in electromechanics, mechatronics;
  • You have several years of experience in the design and improvement of complex machines;
  • You’re creative as well as pragmatic and results-oriented;
  • You possess an agile mindset;
  • You’re used to taking on responsibility;
  • 3D CAD skills;
  • Fluent in English.

  • Technology company where you will be able to use and foster your engineering skills;
  • You’re part of a passionate team of likeminded individuals, working together on disruptive technology;
  • Very attractive and extensive salary package.
Contact us!

If you believe you have what it takes to make things happen as R&D Engineer Machine Development, we would like to hear from you.

Please send your CV and Cover Letter to info@vp-recruitment.be quoting the reference number “0432”. Feel free to call Wim Vander meiren (0032 (0)489 585 566) or Manu Pauwels (0032 (0)489 585 565).