Process Engineer – Precision Glass

Place Eindhoven

Discipline Mechanical Engineering or similar

Graduation level HBO

Amount of hours 40

Experience 5 years, CNC experience

Date added: 01-07-2022


We are an innovative high-tech company serving global industrial clients. We take precision to a whole new level. We design and manufacture optical precision elements and assemblies for a variety of markets including medical, semiconductor, security, automotive and construction. We specialize in the development and production of aspherical lenses, precision glass components, laser modules and opto-mechanical assemblies. Various technologies are used in this process, such as replication of optical structures, etching, lithographic patterning, CNC milling and other techniques. Our optomechanical modules and micro-optical assemblies are manufactured in our own cleanroom facilities at the new Brainport Industries Campus.


the job

You will technically support the Precision Glass operation, where high end industrial glass and optics solutions are being produced and assembled. Your goal is to improve manufacturing processes and support the introduction of new products and technologies that create value for our customers.
You will be part of a motivated, highly skilled and varied team of Engineers with backgrounds in optics, physics, mechanical and chemical engineering.

tasks & responsibilities

• Continuous optimization of operational processes in Safety, Quality, Reliability, Efficiency, Capacity and Capability,
• Identify and initiate improvements with our customer in mind,
• Lead projects and build support within the organization for technical solutions based on your fact based and statistically sound analysis of the manufacturing processes using a Lean Six Sigma approach,
• Releases all changes on the shop floor, components from new suppliers and the qualification of operators,
• Support R&D in the development and industrialization of new products and full-scale manufacturing technologies.

About 40% of your time will be spend on direct support of operations, for example in troubleshooting, updating work instructions and routings, and by instructing operators.


we are looking for

• Mechanical Engineering or similar, minimum HBO (bachelor) level,
• Experience with Lean Six Sigma and other improvement methodologies is preferred,
• An excellent communicator, good language skills in English and Dutch, or minimum B1 with a strong drive to develop,
• A minimum of 5 years of working experience in a high-tech industrial environment,
• Optical background is a plus, but not required,
• CNC experience is a plus, but not required.



Customer Focus, Cooperation, Innovation, Communication, Results-oriented, Planning & Organizing, Analytical, Decisive, Accountability.


we offer

• Being an important part of a great team,
• Working with great technology for high end products and customers,
• Comprehensive secondary benefits package, including a generous pension scheme.

The role is based in Eindhoven, The Netherlands.

Do you want to join a dynamic, specialized and innovative company? Send your application to Loek Charpentier, HR Director, ( and include your motivation for this position and your CV.


Acquisition by recruitment agencies is not desired.

Apply now!