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Senior Electrical Engineer Development

Company Overview

About Dematic

Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 8,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.

About KION

Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, related services, and supply chain solutions. Across more than 100 countries worldwide, the KION Group designs, builds and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow within factories, warehouses and distribution centers. The company is the largest manufacturer of industrial trucks in Europe, the second-largest producer of forklifts globally, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

The Role

  • You are able to derive hardware requirements and generate design concepts to satisfy operational and functional requirements in the development of AGV’s.
  • You utilize engineering skills to solve engineering problems at the component through system level in collaboration with mechanical engineering, software engineering production/testing and customer service disciplines
  • You guide and support prototyping and testing utilizing existing production / test protocols and procedures or develop new ones as needed.
  • You apply engineering knowledge to the design and development of new products as well as product changes and enhancements
  • You Follow Design Control procedures for proper development and control of design plans, design documents and specifications, protocols, results, etc. Maintain and update Design Control procedures as required.
  • You oversee outside suppliers and consultants as required
  • You develop a knowledge and understanding of KION’s products, customers, and customer needs.
  • You cultivate and promote our corporate values – integrity, collaboration, courage, excellence
  • What We Are Looking For

  • Master’s degree or comparable training, preferably with a technical engineering focus
  • Approximately ten years of relevant experience within Automation Industry, (Automated) Material Handling Solutions, Machinery & Industrial Engineering or related electrical controls industries.
  • Very strong technical knowledge and understanding
  • You preferably have experience in working in an AGILE environment;
  • You are diplomatic, open minded, flexible, creative and have strong communication skills;
  • You preferably have experience with Fieldbus technology, safety controllers (SICK Flexi-soft), 3D-camera technology, positioning sensors and encoders.
  • You have knowledge of EPLAN, EPLAN Pro Panel, E3 design software
  • Working knowledge of ERP/PLM systems and issue tracking systems (SAP, JIRA..) is an asset.
  • Ability to operate in a global team and to perform in a global matrix organization
  • Fluent in English, proficient in Dutch. German and French is an asset
  • Senior Electrical Engineer Development

    Dematic, Zwijndrecht
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