Mechanical System Architect

Full Time
  • Post Date: November 24, 2018
Job Description


Master or PhD degree in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering.


Do you have a minimum of 5 years experience in a similar Architect role and a Master or PhD in Mechanical Engineering/ Mechatronics? Are you eager to further develop your mechanical expertise, to be part of the state-of-the art technology innovation and multiple engineering disciplines? Do you want to work within a dedicated team to achieve breakthroughs? Do you have interest in a being a part of a high-qualified international oriented family? Are you in for developing you personal skills by being pro-active and inquisitive?
If so, then the job of Architect Mechatronics/ Mechanical could be the perfect next step in your career.

Job Mission

Deliver high level mechanical/ mechatronics system architecture that enables the optimal functionality and cost effective engineering of new systems.

The IC architect must have a thorough understanding of IC technology and design, RF mixed signal design as well as embedded software development and must be able to effectively communicate with the involved teams of engineers from these disciplines.

Job description

Creation and investigation of mechanical or mechatronics concepts. Discuss with project members, sectors and peer experts. Come up with well-considered choices, validated against system requirements; Validate concepts on high level requirements regarding position accuracy, speed (system output) and other functional specification requirements; Definition of high level modules and related technical interfaces. Monitor that projects stay within agreed specifications. Make use of your creativity and helicopter view to find solutions in case of conflicts; Knowledge transfer to production and other relevant groups; Contribute to system roadmaps; Coaching and training on the job of mechanical/mechatronics engineers in the team; Setting direction in and deployment of the Way of Working (a.o. using V-model, Product Generation Process (PGP) and design reviews); Ensure proper competence management within the group, teaming up with the mechatronics competence within the department Development & Engineering


At least 5 years of experience in creating new machine concepts (or large complex modules); Covering all aspects like position accuracy, speed (output), layout, serviceability, transportability, install, etc..; Familiar with FEM and related development tools; Basic knowledge of thermal management, flow control and static design; NX (or other 3D design tool).
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