Vacature Vaste baan – Senior System Engineer – Eindhoven


Our client is a leading global medical technology company. They stand with theur customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients.


This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior System Engineer, you will be responsible for:

•The development of system-level solutions

•Generating design proposals for critical building blocks and propose solutions for critical issues in the overall product design or product manufacturing

•Ensuring the mutual consistency and efficiency of the separate components in modular, easy-to-maintain building blocks that meets product specifications

•Working with development engineers in the further design and implementation of the subsystem parts or in solving of critical issues

•The technical coordination and guidance of various development and problem solving projects, including projects by external partners

•Acquiring technical overview in combination with in-depth analysis of critical building blocks and interfaces

•Analyzing and connecting large amounts of (experimental) data to optimize designs and find root causes of complex problems

•Advising the project management on technical solutions and on priorities

•Contributing to long-term development roadmap based on system knowledge and a sound understanding of technology and market trends.


Required skills to have for the success of this role

•A MSc or PhD degree in technical engineering (physics, biomedical, mechatronics, electronics).

•At least 5+ (and preferably 10+) years of industrial experience in complex system development and integration or similar multidisciplinary role, preferably in In-Vitro Diagnostics or Medical Device industry.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below:

•Proven industrial experience with Product Creation Processes (product development) and working according to quality standards for medical device development (ISO 13485; IEC62304), structured working methods (DfSS, Lean, etc)

•Strong problem solver, familiar with formal methods for root-cause analysis (e.g. DMAIC, 8D, Shainin, TRIZ)

•Strong coordinating and organization capabilities, showing natural technical leadership

•Self-propelling. Able to convince technical professionals and project managers based on solid arguments.

•Strong analytical capabilities, with attention for quality of output

•Able to develop a system-level overview and work cross-boundary with teams in various areas (microfluidics, process technology, mechanics, optics, biological assay, software, electronics, thermal, IVD workflow and usability, robustness & failure analysis).


Joyce de Heer +31(0)102343573


Joyce de Heer +31(0)102343573