Connectivity Design Engineer
The Netherlands
DESCRIPTION

Our client is an important outsourcing company with global presence as one of the the biggest high-tech industries in Netherlands. The Tech Campus  concentrates many high tech manufacturing companies.

It is the place to be for R&D.

 

As an Connectivity Design Engineer, your mission is to specify, design, realize and maintain electrical infrastructure and electrical sub-modules for existing products.

 

The Connectivity Design Engineer, while coordinating and interacting with Electronic engineers and responsible for the following:

  • Management of the electrical interfaces in the product between modules through maintenance and creation of: Detailed wiring diagrams, describing all the electrical connections within the sub system in detail.

  • Cable overview: giving the overview of all the cables within the sub system

  • Documenting the various mains distribution and safety handling infrastructure that meet the international standards on electrical safety.

  • Translating machine layout knowledge, connectivity requirements and design specifications into machine infra design.

  • Participating in realisation of electrical products.

  • Contributing to the functional specification (EPS), test specification (TPS), design specification (EDS) and qualification document (TAR) of the electrical infrastructure and electrical (sub) modules.

  • Collaborating with Electro Mechanical Engineers and Infra Integrators to ensure electrical product requirements and proper implementation in material management system (SAP).

  • Creating personal work breakdown and planning in open communication with multiple stakeholders (cross-projects).

  • Manage/ support outsourcing of work to external suppliers (depending on candidate experience).

  • Support and Knowledge Transfer to manufacturing and service engineers (4th line support).

  • Assist in problem solving during 1st product integration.

  • This role acts as an EDEV representative in a multidisciplinary design team.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor degree (HBO) in electrical engineering or similar level acquired by working experience.

  • Multiple years of practical Electrical system design in a similar function, operating in multidisciplinary teams.

  • Ample technical knowledge of cabling concepts, connectivity concepts, EMC, electrical safety and electronics.

  • Proficient in general electrical engineering principles and electrical development methods and processes.

  • Proficient in electrical connection methods, AC mains power and DC power distribution and signal transmission.

  • Familiar with EMC and electrical safety (International (IEC) standards, US standards (NFPA, UL)

  • Familiar with electrical infrastructure design and the ability to set up cabling concepts.

  • Knowledge on analogue and digital circuitry and power electronics is an advantage

  • Printed circuited board design preferable with the mentor graphics tool suite is an advantage

 

PERSONAL SKILLS

  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social and communication skills

  • Structured and systematic approach, with an eye for quality and details

  • Self-propelling, takes initiative/ownership in daily work

  • Pragmatic, responsible, analytical and problem solving attitude

  • Fluent English in word and in writing (proficiency in the Dutch language is an advantage)