brace automotive development smart & connected

Mechanical engineer

Noord-Brabant
smart & connected

our company

We are BRACE automotive development. We are ingenious petrol heads. We eat, dream, sleep automotive system engineering in mechanical- and software engineering and functional safety. We deliver pragmatic, agile workable solutions in tune with our customers' heart beat and share best practices out of our own experience and our BRACE vision.

the job

The tasks will depend on your specialist area of work but may include:

  • using computer-aided design (CAD) packages to develop ideas and produce designs;
  • deciding on the most appropriate materials for component production;
  • solving engineering problems using mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, thermodynamic or pneumatic principles;
  • building prototypes of components and testing their performance, weaknesses and safety;
  • taking into consideration changing customer needs and government emissions regulations when developing new designs and - manufacturing procedures;
  • preparing material, cost and timing estimates, reports and design specifications;
  • investigating mechanical failures or unexpected maintenance problems;
  • liaising with suppliers and handling supply chain management issues;
  • managing projects, including budgets, production schedules, resources, staff and supervising quality control;

your profile

  • Interest in Automotive engineering and design;
  • Knowledge of CATIA,CREO, NX, SolidWorks, Inventor;
  • A high level of numeracy and technical competency, with an understanding of the applications used within design and production;
  • The ability to analyse and interpret data to help with problem-solving;
  • Effective communication and presentation skills, both with colleagues and clients;
  • The ability to work effectively in teams but also independently, and to take responsibility;
  • Good time management and organisational skills to make sure design projects and production run toschedule;
  • The ability to work within cost constraints;
  • Commitment to keep up to date with design and engineering technology;
  • Commercial and industry awareness.

we offer

  • An interesting and varied position within a valued engineering firm;
  • A competitive salary with a range of secondary conditions;
  • Training opportunities through our personal development plan and access to the training platform "Goodhabitz";
  • A challenging job with freedom to organize your own time so that your work/life balance is always right.

become part of our team

We are looking forward to receive your application with CV and your earliest possible starting date. Please be so kind and only apply by using the below form. If you have any questions about this vacancy your can contact Jelle Claessen by email jelle.claessen@brace-automotive.com or phone +31 6 1463 9868

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