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Mechatronics Engineer - Netherlands  

Akka Benelux (company)

Posted on : 07 May 2017

Project Description

Mechatronics Engineer


AKKA Netherlands is the Dutch subsidiary of the AKKA Technologies Group, an international engineering consultancy founded in 1984 in France. Thanks to the expertise of 800 experts operating in Belgium and in the Netherlands for more than 25 years, we support our clients in over 20 countries with 12.200 employees worldwide. 

Our highly specialized teams of consultants intervene throughout the entire development lifecycle of a product, a process or an infrastructure. Our teams are involved in large-scale industrial projects in 4 main industrial sectors: Transports (Aerospace, Automotive, Rail, Defense), Life Sciences (Pharmaceuticals, Food & Chemistry), Industrial Products (High-Tech, Industrial Equipments) & Industrial Services (Exploitation of any kind of services and networks such as Energy, Gas, Telecom, Infrastructure...). 

In the Netherlands, our focus is on the High-Tech and Automotive sectors. AKKA Netherlands offers you the tools to develop yourself and make your career blossom. Whether you are a junior, experienced or expert engineer, we are able to present motivating projects on track with your career ambitions.

As a Mechatronics Engineer you will work in multidisciplinary project teams, in which you will perform experimental analysis and demonstration of different new technologies requiring mechatronic set-ups. You will be working on machine design and problem solving as well as carrying out data processing and analysis.


• You have a BSc or MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronic Engineering or Applied Physics
• Theoretical or practical experience with machine design, actuation (piezo, electro-magnetic), sensing (position, current) and control (using XPC-target/Matlab-Simulink or C)
• Experience in multidisciplinary project work involving mechatronics, electronics and software is a pre
• Experience with advanced data processing is a pre


• You are quality oriented
• Strong analytical ability with a pragmatic, hands-on attitude
• You are a real team player
• You are fluent in English, Dutch is an asset



You will be supported and followed-up during your entire career at AKKA by your dedicated Business Manager and will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop your skills and expertise within an international group
  • Be involved in subsequent empowering projects in line with your competencies and your expectations, within the main industrial groups
  • Advance in your career by evolving within job positions and across different sectors
  • Benefit from an attractive package
  • All that while you will be regularly invited to AKKA events to get in touch with the 800 other colleagues and have the chance to gather all together in a chill atmosphere!



To find out more about the above mentioned and other job opportunities, please send your English CV to Michelle Hermans at

We are committing to carefully and promptly process your application. If you are not contacted within the following two weeks, you may assume that your profile was not retained for further recruitment.