Salary: €65,000.00 - €75,000.00

As a mechanical engineer in our Architectural Engineering department, you will be working in a multidisciplinary team of optical, mechanical, and material experts. The Architecture Engineering department focusses on the research and development of strategic products in the field of fiber optics telecommunications and serves as a predevelopment stage for the rest of the R&D organization. This role contributes to development projects in the area of optical fiber management and sealing technologies. Your home base will be in Kessel-Lo (Belgium).


- MS degree in mechanical engineering or product development

- Basic knowledge/experience with engineering tools such as LEAN and/or 6-sigma

- Proficiency in 3D CAD modeling, Creo is a must

- A good understanding of FEA and analytical modeling

- Experience in volume manufacturing and assembly processes, particularly those of plastic injection molded and metal stamped parts is a benefit

- Knowledge of statistical methods and analysis; experience with statistical tolerance modeling, DOE and GD&T

- Ability to identify, break down and tackle a variety of difficult technical problems

- Focused and well-organized in documentation (plans, requirements, drawings and design reviews)

- Teammate with excellent interpersonal and communication skills

- Able to deliver creative, out-of-the box concepts and designs

Must Haves:

CAD Software (Creo, Solidworks or similar)

Masters' degree in relevant discipline

Six Sigma qualification

Nice to Haves:

Manufacturing experience beneficial

Research and development environment

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