Mechanical Engineer(1769)

Netherlands Europe, Middle East and AfricaNetherlands
HID Global
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R&D Engineering
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Mechanical Engineer(1769)

Join our team!
Our company is committed to finding the best and the brightest talent to help us reach the top. If you are a dynamic, highly skilled Mechanical Engineer and you enjoy working in a rapid pace within a rapidly growing business environment, then you will want to consider this position. If you excel at both verbal and written communication, collaboration and unrelenting innovation, we want to talk to you. If you bring passion, flexibility and respect to the table, you just might be the right fit for our team. While working at IAI, you most definitely will recognize our informal work atmosphere, open culture, respectful interaction among colleagues and flat structure.


Your responsibilities
The Mechanical Engineer within IAI is responsible for advising on new technologies, applications of materials and innovations for our machines by setting up system concepts. Together with a multidisciplinary (software, mechanics and electronics) team, you translate the user requirement specifications (URS) into a concept design and functional specifications. You review requirements and possible solutions with customers and make decisions on the design phase. The Mechanical Engineer adjusts existing designs in accordance with customer requirements and makes an estimate of the expected lead-time and costs. You test and validate the design for functionality in accordance with the specifications and take care of the test setups and protocols. The Mechanical Engineer delivers the material lists for purchasing, drawings and process flowcharts including machine sequence. You prepare presentations, project plans, manuals, procedures and work instructions. The Mechanical Engineers participates in all different phases: the feasibility study, resulting in a Proof of Concept, the full-scale design, resulting in a Proof of Design and the construction, verification and validation of a prototype. You support the Sales department with new technical applications and process knowledge and you discuss suggestions from the Assembly & Test and Service department for improvements at the user level. You report to the Team leader Engineering CPI.


What we expect
You have an academic educational degree in Mechanical Engineering and 2-5 years of working experience in a machine building environment. Your creativity and enthusiasm is more important to us than the years of experience! Experience with Pro.File and Inventor would be an advantage. Excellent written and spoken Dutch and English is required and additional languages are desired. Since this position might include occasional (international) travel and fieldwork, you must possess or can acquire a valid passport. You are located in the Netherlands.


What we offer
IAI offers a competitive salary and yearly profit distribution. Secondary employment conditions include a company defined contribution pension, complete payment of occupational disability insurances by the employer, a travel allowance and the possibility to participate in collective health insurances. We offer Dutch and (online) English classes to our employees who want to improve their language skills. You receive 32 leave days, if you promise to send us a postcard from your holiday destination! Since IAI is part of HID Global, a subsidiary of Assa Abloy, we also provide you with international career advancement opportunities.


If you are sure that you want to be part of our team, you should apply by completing our application form. Perhaps, we can call you our new colleague soon! Applying for a certificate of conduct (VOG) is a mandatory part of the application process. When we hire you, we will perform additional clearances at the start of your employment.

Final Application Date: 31st May 2021

HID Global is an equal opportunities employer

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places and things. Every day millions of people in more than 100 countries use our products and services to securely access physical and digital places. Over 2 billion things that need to be identified, verified and tracked are connected through HID Global’s technology. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We work with governments, universities, hospitals, financial institutions and some of the most innovative companies on the planet—helping them to create trusting and trusted physical and digital environments so that they and the people who use them can fulfil their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 3,500 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit