NOVA Engineering zoekt een R&D Project Engineer in Regio Hasselt
Wat ga je doen? technische job R&D Project Engineer
set up and define in close cooperation with the requestor(s)/project engineers/technology project manager, a clear statement of requirements (SOR) for the new components and/or subsystems and systems
will be part of a technical multifunctional team
take ownership of his project, coordinates all development activities, organizes the work to meet the defined project milestones
hold all detailed project information and documents as required
design new components/subsystems with the support of CAD designers
use his/her creative skills to propose new concepts and design solutions to meet the requirements and encourage colleagues to participate and critique these solutions to finally result in a robust solution
lead technical discussions with the suppliers/manufacturers as the main point of contact, to come to an agreed production intend design
focus on a robust development by employing the correct process and tools including DFMEA, Pugh Matrix, 6 sigma tools (DoE) etc
use New Technology Introduction (NTI) process to ensure a disciplined approach
perform specific simulations to virtually develop the product, or guide specialist engineers to obtain required simulation data
critically examine the design to optimize for cost and Design For Manufacturing (DFM), liaising with the manufacturing facility to drive a robust PFMEA and control plan for new technology eg. using of Poka Yoke,…
manage new sample preparations for initial customer prototypes
fully validate the design, taking into account product tolerances and process variability
seek design / process continuous improvements (VA/VE activities)
initiates and support benchmarking activities to evaluate and measure competition technologies and compare with the companies technologies.
develop and/or maintain generic DVP (design validation plan) for the components families
set up a DVP for the specific component developments
organize and manage the report out of the DVP, including follow up of timing plan
validate and approve the official PPAP (Production Parts Approval Process) of components
identify potential liability issues and take appropriate action
identify opportunities for product and process improvements, standardization efforts or cost reduction
Wat verwachten wij van jou? technische job R&D Project Engineer
Master in (electro)mechanical engineering
Minimum 5 years of experience as R&D Project Engineer
Solid technical and mechanical understanding
Being green or black belt certified is an asset
Strong analytical and creative approach, determination to find solutions, results oriented
Customer and quality focus
Good supplier relationship
Good communication skills and able to operate independent within a team structure
Prepared to make occasional business trips to suppliers and customers
Good knowledge of English is mandatory
Waar ga je werken?
NOVA Engineering is a partner specialized in project sourcing and recruitment & selection of technical employees and engineers.
Our client is active in the development and production of specific systems used in the Automotive Industry and is part of an international group. Due to expansion of their team we are looking for a "R&D Project Engineer" (m/v):
Wat kun je van ons verwachten? technische job R&D Project Engineer
A challenging and innovative work environment with pleasant atmosphere and potential for career growth.
A competitive salary package with fringe benefits.