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Product Developer

The challenge

Would you like to work on a product which is worn all over the world? From Europe to the United States as well as from Australia to Asia, people are protected by Lazer helmets for decades already. This is your opportunity to be part of the company that is responsible for these versatile products.
As a Product Developer you will get the opportunity to work on the whole product development process. From A to Z you will be involved and responsible for the product that will be used by millions of people.

Lazer is looking for a motivated and eager Product Developer. A Product Developer with an innovative mindset that is looking for innovative ways to approach product development. We’re looking In this role you’ll be working on Lazer’s core business and be responsible for the design and development of a helmet category and creating new concepts. We’re looking for a pro-active problem solver to strengthen our team.

What are we looking for?

  • You will be responsible for the design and development of one or more helmet ranges.
  • Creating new helmet designs and designing new product features.
  • Refining helmets and extending product lines as per the market or quality requirements.
  • Initiate new helmet development ideas from researching markets and technologies, colleague & customer feedback and QC records.
  • Planning and executing the development and design of new products, including drawing and modelling.
  • Source and/or collaborate with vendors in e.g. Asia to contribute to the techniques for development and materials for creation of helmets.
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing departments and other internal departments.
  • Who are you?

  • Master’s degree in Product Development, Industrial Design (Engineering), or equivalent.
  • 3-year industrial experience in consumer product design and development.. Also experienced candidates with a Bachelor’s degree, or recent Master’s degree graduates are open to apply
  • Experience in the development of plastic parts is highly preferred.
  • Experience in sports/outdoor product development or development of safety products is a big plus
  • Experienced in 3D modelling (preferably by using Siemens NX).
  • Passion or affinity for sports.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills In English, Flemish is a bonus.
  • You excel at collaborating and can work independently or as part of a team with individuals and groups of every background.
  • Willing to travel.
  • What do we have to offer?

    An opportunity to work in a responsible and challenging position within a dynamic, international and ambitious environment. Together, we want to win, therefore we have a strong focus on team achievement.

    Working in a company with passion for sports and international colleagues.

    Your job has a lot of responsibilities and provides the opportunity to develop your creative and personal skills.

    A fun and creative job with a young, informal, collaborative and driven team.

    Our team:
    Lazer Sport (part of the Shimano Group) is a Belgian company with a long history in the cycling industry that designs and creates cycling helmets. You will enter into an international environment where sport is a way of life and were technology meets design and fashion.
    If this sounds like the right role for you, then please do apply and sent us your cv and motivation letter. We really are excited to hear from you!

    Product Developer

    Shimano, Mechelen
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