Mechanical Expert

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Are you an Pro-active team player with strong technical and communicative focus?

the company:

We are BRACE automotive engineering. We are ingenious petrol heads. We eat, dream, sleep automotive system engineering in power train, interior and chassis domain. We deliver pragmatic, agileworkable solutions in tune with our 'customers' heart beat and share best practices out of our own experience and our BRACE vision.

the function:

In your position as Mechanical Expert you are responsible for development and industrialization of a future project product, as well as running business activities. You have a variety of responsibilities: • Develop new or adapt existing constructions in cooperation with the project design group, internal stakeholders and external suppliers. • Leading Simultaneous Engineering (SE) teams. • Translate project goals into product requirements, and develop the design in cooperation with suppliers. • Leading all required DFSS deliverables within the project. • Problem resolution development acc. DMAIC principle. • Participate and pro-active support to the project core-team, assure alignment and technical decisions in relation to project goals. • Pro-actively coordinate and monitor planning and releases in line with project milestones. • Report status and progress, of multiple KPI’s, towards management. • As Mechanical Expert you report to the Supervisor of the Base Engine group.

your profile:

• Master degree on Mechanical or Engine Engineering. • 5 years of experience in a product development environment. • Proactive mindset and ability to work independently • Strong verbal, written and presenting communication skills (English mandatory, willingness to learn Dutch) • Ability to handle multiple projects thanks to strong organization skills, problem solving mind and result driven personality. • Knowledge of engine components and systems is a pre • Capable of fast in depth expertise knowledge built-up • Design for Six Sigma and Problem Solving skills.

Become part of our team. We are looking forward to receive your complete CV, including your motivation letter and indication of your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date. Please be so kind and only apply by clicking the blue button on top of this page or directly send your CV to

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Engineers choose BRACE for the following reasons:

Our excellent reputation has brought BRACE a unique client portfolio, creating an assurance for diversity and become involved in challenging projects at high level. Your entrepreneurship and passion for technology create a perfect blend to realise effective client solutions. Your career path will be paved with a specialised cumulated experience tough diversified portfolio of challenging projects.
At BRACE, ideas become reality. We foster your ambitions: BRACE encourages passionate automotive engineers to continue developing themselves. Our organisation support you with your personal development plan, we cultivate a professional vision on Human Resource Management, we facilitate training and education, and we organise team building events with your colleagues. You are invited to build your own career within BRACE automotive.
In your role as a technical expert you are involved in technological projects with a high degree of diversity and complexity on a daily basis. You will cumulate experience with internal projects or at our client’s location. With BRACE you can be sure about a challenging job in an ever changing environment. You can count on a highly motivated, dynamic and committed employer.
We expect you to work in teams with your colleagues. Passion for automotive engineering and innovative ideas are the common denominator. You can find a multitude of reference projects on our website and blog. Since its origins in 1977, BRACE has developed to a renowned development and engineering organisation within a group of over 250 employees.

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Engineers talk about their career at BRACE:
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