System Designer Parcel Modularization

System Designer Parcel Modularization

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Veghel, Netherlands.
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System Designer Parcel Modularization

Are you ready to move the World of Technology forward towards automation and material handling solutions? We are looking for a (mechatronics) system designer who helps shape the module design that allow seamless integration of world-class into our material handling solutions.


In Technology, former Research and Development (R&D), no two days are the same. Our activities are based all over the world and each project is different. The Parcel Modularization team develops complex solutions for parcel platforms. Our talented System Designers are committed to solve the next challenge and are enhancing Vanderlande’s competitive position.

What will you be doing

As System Designer you are responsible for the specification and design of new multi-disciplinary functions to be used worldwide in our logistic systems. Your design is implemented by a team of specialists with whom you closely cooperate. You will be a partner of the Product Architect and System Integrator and together with your expert team you are carrying the responsibility for the final release(s) of your multidisciplinary module and it’s desired function


  • Responsible for a multidisciplinary functional design of a product function from initial requirements set by the Product Architect until the delivery of the tested function to the Product Integrator  

  • Use Model Based Design techniques for functionalities that concern the movement of masses and/or the flow control of these masses (e.g. Parcels, Luggage or E-commerce products). Based on these models define requirements and make concept design choices 

  • Work in a multi-disciplinary team of specialists in the field of Mechanical, Electronics, Electro-Mechanics, PLC and Software. Together with these specialists you design a function that fits within the Vanderlande’s technology standards and reference architecture; or if it doesn’t fit to define requirements for the part missing 

  • Requirements Management. Write requirement specifications, design specification, test plans, specifications and report in the Vanderlande requirement tooling (e.g. DOORS, Polarion, Enterprise Architect, Jira) 

  • Applies system design methodologies and techniques (PSDM, 8D, DFMEA, Model Based Design, Design for Six Sigma, Numerical Calculations etc.) 

What do we ask from you?

You have a pragmatic and result-driven attitude. You are eager to learn and curious about the new technologies within and outside Vanderlande.  

  • You have a relevant master’s degree in a technical area e.g. Mechanical Engineering (System & Control, Dynamics & Control), Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a proven track record indicating a comparable knowledge and abstraction level

  • You have 3-5 years of relevant working experience in designing and engineering multi-disciplinary industrial systems

  • You are able to keep the overview and to operate on various abstraction levels

  • Relevant work experience within the field of Robotics and AI technology is considered as a plus

  • Have gone through the V-cycle of a product development in relevant domain and robotics application is considered as a plus.

  • It is important that you can convince others of a particular point of view to obtain an agreement with your stakeholders 

  • You are a functional/system Thinker able to see the big picture – yet go into details

  • Comfortable with uncertainty and unknowns

  • You are able to make a Model based design using Matlab/Simulink 

  • You master the English language, both orally and in writing 

Our company

Vanderlande is the global market leader for future-proof logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market. Furthermore, we are also a leading supplier of process automation solutions for warehouses, which seamlessly integrate innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services. 


At Vanderlande, you can develop your career, satisfy your ambitions, aspire to new heights, while enjoying personal growth and thriving on achievement. 

What we offer

In the challenging and responsible position of [position name], you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to industry-leading projects and be connected to our dedicated people and customers. We offer a position in an informal, international and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future.​ 


This position offers a competitive salary range of € 4600,- to € 5900,-  gross per month (excluding 8% holiday allowance). Through exceeding performance expectations, you even have the possibility to grow outside this scale.   


On top of your fixed salaryyou’ll receive the following secondary benefits:​ 

  • 40 vacation days (20 statutory days and a flexible budget worth 20 days).​ 

  • Flexible working hours.​ 

  • A hybrid workplace (40% working from home and 60% in the office).​ 

  • A Health & Wellbeing budget worth €300,- per calendar year. 

  • Commuting allowance, including full reimbursement of travel by public transport.​ 

  • Working from home allowance.​ 

  • Collective pension scheme and discount on additional health insurance.​ 

  • On-site company health centres with a gym, physiotherapists and occupational therapists.​ 

  • Vanderlande Academy and training facilities to boost your skills.​ 

  • A variety in Vanderlande Network communities and initiatives.​ 

  • And a great company restaurant and coffee bar with barista. 


If you want to take on this demanding challenge, apply now by filling in the application form and upload your resume and motivation letter. For more information contact Misha Wittkowski, Recruiter – +31413493230. 

Diversity & Inclusion 

Vanderlande is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regards to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. 

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