Echt, Enschede, Son

Connectivity Design Engineer

Are you challenged by the engineering of electrical connectivity and layout solutions for high-tech products? And do you have excellent communication skills and a high level of discipline? You’d better contact us today!

Neways is an international innovator in electronics for smart mobility, connectivity and semicon solutions

What will you do as a Connectivity Design Engineer?

You will be part of the Electromechanics team within the Design & Engineering department and participate in an internal project team. Together with about 35 fellow designers, you are responsible for designing the electro-technical or electro-mechanical modules for and in consultation with our clients. You communicate with the customers in the context of assignments and will regularly work at our customer’s site.

As a Connectivity Design Engineer you will be part of the Electromechanics team within the Design & Engineering department and participate in an internal project team.

Your duties will further include:

  • Operate in a multidisciplinary team and interface with multiple projects to realize own work.
  • Manage the electrical interfaces between the modules in the product.
  • Implement engineering changes into the products.
  • Investigate and solve issues on the infrastructure connectivity.
  • Design and document various electrical layout infrastructure parts that meet international standards on electrical safety and EMC.
  • Participate in the realization of the infrastructure like cable harness, connection panels, electronic racks & cabinets, electronic cooling, and mains distribution.
  • Implement infrastructure products in electro-mechanical designs.
  • Represent project team in several meetings.
  • Make a personal work breakdown planning, align with the team, and interfacing projects.
  • Act as a technical coach for other designers.

What do we offer?

  • a good salary matching your knowledge and experience;
  • 27 vacation days, plus 13 days off work pursuant to the Reduction of Working Hours Act;
  • work at an international organization, which is evolving into a System Innovator;
  • working with a team of enthusiastic, highly skilled professionals;
  • a challenging position in a dynamic and healthy development project-oriented environment;
  • working in an organization where there is a focus not only on hard skills but definitely on soft skills as well;
  • 8% vacation pay; opportunities to further develop and grow yourself, not only within Neways Technologies but also for example within the entire Neways organization;
  • travel expenses.

Your profile and DNA:

  • a bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical engineering or mechatronics;
  • relevant work experience in a position such as designer, engineer, or constructor;
  • 2-5 year experience in electrical system design in a similar function in a multidisciplinary organization;
  • Broad technical knowledge of electronics/cabling/mains/safety/diagnosis/electronics cooling;
  • Experience with general electrical engineering principles and electrical development methods and processes;
  • Knowledge of electrical connection methods, AC mains power, DC power distribution, and signal transmission;
  • Knowledge of EMC and electrical safety standards (IEC) and US standards (NFPA, UL);
  • Knowledge of analog and digital circuitry and power electronics;
  • Ability to set up cabling concepts;
  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social and communication skills;
  • Accuracy, systematic approach, analytical, problem-solving;
  • Pragmatic attitude, responsible, disciplined, quality focus, consistent;
  • Good knowledge of English language (speaking & writing) and preferably also Dutch.

Who we are:

As an EMS Life Cycle Partner and System Innovator, we create smarter solutions for a changing world. We do not only respond to market demands, but are also involved in our customers’ development and engineering processes at an early stage, proactively delivering concrete solutions and add value.

As an employer, we stand for:

  • Passion – we are proud of our work and work with passion
  • Trust – we believe that trust is the basis of good cooperation
  • Customer Focus – we work proactively with our customers and suppliers and together we come to a good solution
  • One Team – we believe in working together as one team and one company with a common goal
  • Innovation – we challenge today’s society and keep improving ourselves

You will work at our development company Neways Technologies:

  • Specialization: development and design of electronic modules and systems;
  • Customer group: industrial automation, semiconductor industry, automotive and medical;
  • Number of employees: 230 FTE;
  • Located at Science Park Eindhoven in Son, the Colosseum in Enschede, Voltaweg in Echt and Fichtenweg in Erfurt.

You are most welcome!

Are you interested? Then apply immediately by clicking the button! Do you have any questions?

Please contact our Corporate Recruiter Sander de Groot at +31 (0)6 – 3830 5718 or

Acquisition in response to this vacancy will not be appreciated.