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This role is part of Outdoors Professional Luminaires R&D organization its main responsibilities are to specify, develop, validate and release mechanical products and modules being part of lighting solutions in compliance with all requirements, norms and standards, so being innovative must be in your DNA.
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Review the mechanical requirements for products, modules and components to be developed and give feedback regarding feasibility
Develop mechanical concepts in line with the requirements and safeguard the functionality, performance, costs, quality, reliability, safety and produce-
ability of products, modules and components using techniques like DfSS, Value Engineering, tolerance analysis, DfA and FMEA
Ensure re-use of components where possible
Document technical specifications and support the release of components, modules and of the total product
Ensure consistency of mechanical solutions within and beyond application clusters
Contribute to improvement of the existing product portfolio e.g. by supporting competition and benchmarking activities, by reviewing technological knowledge generated by other Signify departments or suppliers and by keeping up to date with technological trends and staying in touch with front end innovation activities
Continuously improve the day to day processes and ways of working
Open minded, curious and innovative and aligned with our company values and aims and you bring the following experiences and competencies :
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
Professional experience for approx. 3 - 5 years
Experienced in the development of components manufactured with different technologies like die casting, metal forming, plastic injection molding and digital manufacturing
Strong communication and leadership skills and feel comfortable to work in multi-site, multi-functional teams and with external partners, such as development partners or tool makers
Team player and characterized by a leadership attitude, strong commitment and a high level of initiative
Communicate effectively in English (oral and verbal)