Product Development Engineer

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Brink Towing Systems B.V.
aantal uur
40 uur


The department: The OE Development team is located in Staphorst (NL) as well in Reims (FR). Today there are 10 engineers working on multiple developments for our OE customers. The engineers are hosted in an environment of other Innovation and AM engineers. The companies language is English and all work will be internationally influenced. The CAD working tools within the OE department are Catia V5 and Creo Elements. There is also a fully equipped workshop for prototyping as well as measuring room with digital measurement devices and dynamical test equipment.

Function: You will be responsible for the design and validation of tow bars in close cooperation with this customer. You will participate in a project team and will be responsible for new tow bar developments for new line-fit produced vehicles. The emphasis is on design, reliability and customer satisfaction and you will work together with colleagues from your own as well as other departments. As technical responsible you will have direct communication with the technical contact persons from our customer and will discuss engineer detailing on daily base. In your engineering role you will be mostly creating technical specifications in 2D/3D CAD, FEA analysis’s of strength and durability and you will also validate the design through a compiled test program.


The candidate:You are an experienced mechanical engineer with minimal 4 years of working experience in automotive related design. You have a practical, demonstrable interest in mechanical engineering. Out-of-the-box thinking and dedication to the job are basis skills you have. As a CAD and FEA engineer you should have experience in working in multidisciplinary project teams. You control construction in both 3D and 2D (Catia V5) and perform strength calculations with FEA. You are a results oriented team player with a healthy dose of perseverance and you have good communication and convincing skills. You shall control the English language well in writing and speaking.


Brink offers: A challenging job in a stimulating work environment with good educational and development opportunities. Initiative and a great freedom of action are the starting point. Of course you can count on good coaching.


About Brink Group Brink Group, is a world leading manufacturer of towbars with over one hundred years’ experience in the automotive sector. Under the motto “Your perfect fit”, the Brink Group offers an easy and safe connection between practically any vehicle and the load you want to carry or tow. Brink Group enables millions of end users all over the world to go out and live their active lives.  So far close to 25 million cars have been fitted with a Brink tow bar. Brink Group, with its headquarter in Staphorst, the Netherlands, has approximately 600 employees in 9 countries and  state-of-the-art manufacturing locations in the Netherlands, France, UK and South Africa.  Between 2006 and 2014 Brink Group was part of the Swedish Thule Group.

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