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Principal Mechanical Design Engineer

Ref: 14819342

Posted on 12 May 2021
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  • Be responsible for the mechanical concepts & designs of high performance semiconductor assembly equipment and/or building blocks to improve or to speed-up existing equipment.
  • You will start at the conceptual phase or at the global design phase based on aligned customer requirements.
  • Act as mechanical lead in the multidiscipline project team till final customer acceptance.
  • This includes ownership of mechanical discipline deliverables including effort estimations, tracking on design and costs of systems involved
  • Coach design engineers and technicians (3 fte’s) in detailing the design, assembly, integration & testing/de-bugging/operating equipment. This can also take place at subcontractors.
  • Document related design specifications and other outputs including manufacturing and user instructions (manual).


We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic result-driven professional who, in the mechanical design domain, strengthens and co-shapes the future R&D developments of our mechatronic systems. Become a member of a multidisciplinary project team, responsible for developing designs for ITEC’s pick & place equipment. You will be actively participating in the requirements, the design, the integration and testing.


• Master or Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Approximately 5-10 experience of mechanical design in either semiconductors or high-speed equipment environment.
  • Excellent communication skills with fluency in English.
  • Mature, an innovative mindset, analytical skills, a solution & hands-on oriented attitude.
  • A team player with the ability to work independently in a cross functional international team.
  • Additional experiences or knowledge in one or more of the following domains are an advantage.
  • Mechatronics knowledge and/or System Control knowledge.
  • Experience in using NX (CAD) / Teamcenter (PDM), FEM modelling, MATLAB simulation
  • Experience in Machine Directives / CE-certification
  • Optical and/or Lighting knowledge

If you have any questions about this role please contact Brord van Hees, Experienced Recruiter Modis Mobile +31 6 57 83 62 51; e-mail:

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