Microfluidic Designer

NOVA Engineering zoekt een Microfluidic Designer in Leuven


Wat ga je doen? technische job Microfluidic Designer

For this assignment we are looking for a researcher with a strong technical background in the field of microfluidics.

What will you do?

  • Design novel microfluidic devices for life sciences applications.
  • Perform simulation, modeling and analytical evaluation of device performance using tools such as COMSOL, ANSYS, Matlab or other equivalent software packages.
  • Evaluate the device robustness and design fault-tolerant microfluidic systems.
  • Work closely with an interdisciplinary team of engineers and biologists.
  • Manage time effectively according to project schedules.
  • Because of close collaboration onsite with the team it's not possible to work 100% remote, or to only visit the office occasionally. It's possible to work from home 2/3 days per week, or according team agreements.

Wat verwachten wij van jou? technische job Microfluidic Designer

  • You have a PhD degree in mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, applied physics or other equivalent discipline with strong experience in microfluidic device design for life science applications. This combined with +/- 3 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Candidates with a Master’s degree and relevant experience will also be considered. Industry experience is a plus.
  • You have experience in microfluidic design and simulations for life sciences application.
  • It is essential that you have strong reasoning skills and can analyze microfluidic systems using both analytical and numerical methods.
  • You are very experienced with ANSYS, COMSOL, or other equivalent tools for numerical modeling. Skills in coding, e.g. using OpenFoam or other equivalent tools, is a plus.
  • You are very familiar with microfluidics products and existing device solutions.
  • You have experience working in a research or development environment with an interdisciplinary team.

Waar ga je werken?

Careers for Engineers! We are the match between Engineers and companies that deploy these Engineers on a project basis.

Do you like variation and do you feel like putting your shoulders to the wheel on various projects at our clients? Boost your career at Nova Engineering!

For a long-term assignment at our client - a high tech company in the Leuven region - we would like to expand our team with a Consultant "Microfluidic designer for life science technologies".

Wat kun je van ons verwachten? technische job Microfluidic Designer

  • Our short lines of communication and flat organisational structure form the basis for personal guidance and coaching in your career path at Nova Engineering.
  • The diversity of projects will further develop your expertise in your field, both in breadth and depth.
  • A boost in expanding your professional network through challenging projects in a changing work environment.
  • Naturally, we provide a contract with indefinite duration, an attractive salary and various extra legal benefits.

Heb je vragen over deze job?

Job #:
Benoit Santermans
NOVA Engineering
Postbus 1



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