Mechanical Design Engineer 

On Time Engineers is searching for a Mechanical Design Engineer for our client located in Eindhoven. Would you like to be part of an innovative company that works for a better world with cleaner energy? Are you innovative, driven to find novel solutions and demonstrate a passion for high-tech machines? Do you embrace challenges and are you natural in envisioning solutions? 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

As a Lead Mechanical Design Engineer you will take full ownership of the innovative design of a key subsystem of their next generation vacuum production equipment. You will work closely with their System Architect, Scientists, Engineers, Production Staff and engineering partners to create a concept, design, documentation, BoM, follow up on prototyping as well as on realization and integration of the sub-system into their production equipment.

You will be working in a young and innovative environment and be part of an international, ambitious and diverse team that is determined to make a better world with cleaner energy. Beside this, our client raises this year €22 million for further development of sustainable super-battery which means you are able to lead your projects without any financial worries.


You will be responsible for:

Designing mechanical parts, ensuring the design meets functional and manufacturability requirements;
Defining (together with System Architect and engineering partners) architecture of a sub-system consisting of mechanical, electrical and software components;
Managing the development project to meet the objectives on time and on budget;
Working closely with an equipment partner, making sure that the sub-system will function in third-party equipment;
Working on the sub-system improvements and upgrades.

Furthermore, you will assist with the definition and revision of design of production equipment. Also, setting up a supply chain for production of the sub-system.


Job requirements

Master or Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics or a similar field;
4+ years (MSc) or 6+ years (BS) of experience in mechanical design and design of high-tech systems;
Experience in leading projects;
Experience with leading people is a plus;
Proficiency in a 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks);
Experience with FEM modelling is a plus;
Innovative mindset, analytical skills and solution oriented;
Reputation of somebody who can make things happened.


Furthermore you are

A team player with the ability to work independently in a cross-functional international team;
An efficient communicator in Dutch and English;
You accommodate internal and external customers wishes and you translate them into design requirements;
You understand that working in a young company means working in an environment where many things happen and where plans change;
You have a high level of integrity and ethics;
You find it easy to listen and talk to people and bring a smile to work.


Our clients offer

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:

To start with, one-year contract directly employed by our client and after that time a permanent contract;
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 20 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.

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