Automation Engineer (Eindhoven)

On Time Engineers is searching for an Automation Engineer for our client located in Eindhoven. Are you excited to help shape the future of battery technology and consequently the future of consumer electronics and mobility? Do you have the engineering spirit do drive customer success from a technical perspective? If so…

Then be On Time now the vacancy is still available! Be aware that for this position you will be offered directly a contract with our client! Our goal is to bring you together with this high tech, innovative company in Eindhoven and make sure the whole application process goes as smooth as possible for both sides!


About the position

Our client is developing smart battery solutions. As their technologies are very unique in the industry (100% silicon film deposited) the success of their story significantly depends on thorough understanding of material properties of silicon Anode. Also, teaming up with their battery specialists is essential to design the best performing products for specific applications so that their technology can serve the world as broad as possible.

As an Automation Engineer, you will be responsible for optimizing the existing R&D and production machines by maintaining, or modifying automation hardware as well as making modification of software. Besides this, you will be involved in the development, design and construction for the next generation production machines. Your primary location will be Eindhoven, the Netherlands.

You will be working on

Automation and upgrades of the production tools;
Implementation of I4.0 platform;
Specification and development of next generation production equipment;
Support prototyping and proof of principle investigations through your automation expertise.


Job requirements

You have at least a technical Bachelor’s degree in Mechatronics, Automation or similar field;
You have min 4+ years’ experience as an Automation engineer, developing automated equipment by implementing/developing automation hardware and software;
You have profound knowledge of industrial automation on all levels (PLC’s to MES);
You are an experienced user and programmer of automation hardware (at least from Siemens and Rockwell Automation);
You have knowledge of necessary programming languages and protocols;
You have a pragmatic approach and think in solutions;
You are a team-worker with a strong drive to make the best machine.


Why work at our client?

Unique experience in a rapidly scaling VC-backed environment (in the next 18 months our client will triple in size);
Chance to contribute to a potentially world-changing technology that can be a game changer to a range of industries and a key enabler for the energy transition;
Be part of a young, ambitious, innovative, and entrepreneurial team with lots of emphasis on taking responsibilities.


Our client offers

A technically challenging job with a lot of appreciation for your work. You get a challenging and above all an independent role in an inspiring working environment within unique high-tech projects. Other employment conditions are:

DIRECT contract with our client!
An attractive salary;
25 vacation days;
8% holiday allowance annually;
Travel allowance;
An attractive pension scheme;
A fast-growing organization with excellent career and development opportunities;
Work on innovative, game-changing technology;
The ability to contribute to a better planet;
A solid organization in which innovation and technical development are central;
Open organizational culture.


About our client

Our client is making a step change within battery technology domain. With their patented technology, they are able to increase the energy density of batteries by as much as 50%!

At the moment they have two offices in the Netherlands which exist of 80 smart engineers and technicians. To ramp up their production capacity, they have recently opened a pilot production line in Eindhoven and expanding their team together with On Time Engineers!


Interested to meet our client On Time?

Do you have any questions concerning this position or would you like to meet our client? Be On Time and contact On Time Engineers, Eda Demir at 06 – 196 229 44. You can also send your questions or resume by mail to

Not sure about the match between your profile and our job? Please do not hesitate to email your resume to us. When a successful match is available we will contact you within two business days.


Heb je na het lezen van deze vacature nog vragen of heb je interesse om te solliciteren? Be On Time en neem contact op met Eda Demir via telefoon nummer 06  196 229 44. Mailen kan ook naar

Indien je twijfels hebt over de match tussen je profiel en de vacature, aarzel dan niet en mail gerust je cv gewoon naar ons door. Wij nemen dan binnen twee dagen contact met je op.