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System Engineering Expert, Eindhoven



Eindhoven, Netherlands 

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System Engineering Expert | Eindhoven, The Netherlands

  •  Senior
  • Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  •  English

Cross Border Talent's Client is hiring a System Engineering Expert to join one of our Clients in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

You will be part of the Product Quality & Reliability team is part of Reliability Solutions service of our Client's Innovation Services and is a dynamic group of more than 20 experts in the field of Reliability and Quality engineering. As part of the Q&R service, they have direct access to a broad range of product reliability test and material analysis facilities and experts. 

All are DfSS Green belt or Black Belt, active in designing in or improving the reliability of complex, innovative products and processes for their customers located all over the world. 

Your Role as a System Engineering Expert:

  • Apply and Facilitate Design for Quality, Reliability, and Testing (DfX) best practices in development projects. 
  • Work with project leaders, system architects, and lead engineers to identify and manage Quality and Reliability requirements 
  • Develop actionable quality management plans to release products and processes according to specified quality levels 
  • Manage & execute risk identification activities, e.g. set up the risk management plan, facilitate e.g. user, design or process FMEA, fault tree analysis, … 
  • Set up and manage design, parameter and/or process optimization, verification and validation test activities. 
  • Use established Business Excellence methodologies such as DfSS, DMAIC, Statistical Engineering (Shainin tools), PDCA, Kaizen events, SPC, 8D ... 
  • Provide data-driven expert opinion on root cause analysis of failure modes 
  • Liaise with other expert centers, lab facilities to execute reliability investigations and tests 
  • Deploy best practices for quality, reliability, and requirements engineering globally via training & coaching to enhance maturity 
  • Identify improvement opportunities in our Client's businesses and develop actionable proposals and plans to address these 
  • Manage your activities and services according to good project management practices


Cross Border Talents' Client Offer:

  • Boost your career through personal and technical growth. They will support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via their highly recommended Academy.
  • Interesting benefits and a market conform salary.
  • You’ll become a member of a team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies.  This will enable you to interact with your colleagues in your own technology language!
  • You’ll become a member of our Client's network, which stretches the high tech industry. 
  • You will be challenged by your peers. As a result, you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!

Job Requirements:

Your Profile as a System Engineering Expert:

  • PhD or Masters (MSc) degree in Physics, Electrical, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering. 
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a business R&D environment 
  • Experience of working in a regulated environment or a medical device company has a strong preference 
  • A proven track record in the application of quality and reliability best practices (DfSS, DfR) 
  • Experience in manufacturing quality control and improvement programs is highly preferred. 
  • In-depth knowledge and a proven track record in implementing and applying concepts in the fields of design in quality and reliability, testing and problem-solving techniques and quality tools in projects 
  • DfSS/DMAIC Black Belt or equal by experience 
  • You combine analytical and conceptual thinking, physical insight, flexibility, and a hands-on mentality to deliver sustainable results and creative solutions. 
  • Excellent reporting and documentation skills 
  • Experience with working with quality and reliability tools and templates, e.g. Minitab, JMP, Reliasoft, FMEA, FTA, HAZOP, … 
  • Excellent consultancy skills and the ability to connect with business stakeholders 
  • Good project management skills
  • Motivated, self-driven with a determination to succeed and the ability to manage change. 
  • Analytical, you are open to new ideas and believe in continuous learning in order to develop new competencies. 
  • Customer focused, have excellent communication skills and you are a team player. 
  • Fluent in English 
  • Willing to travel a substantial part of the job.

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Full time
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