Mechatronic Engineer

If you are looking for an exciting and challenging environment, working at the cutting-edge of technology and as part of an international multi-disciplinary team with partners across Europe, then join us in our mission!

starting from

TUD Aerospace Engineering Faculty Kluyverweg 1 - 2629HS Delft

Full time


• Testing and developing a mechatronic system (steering robot and 100 kW ground-station).
• Embedded systems development, design and tes­ting of PCB’s with SMD components.
• Designing electronic circuit boards in SMD, shock and vibration proof electronics.
• Develop/improve control systems for the kite/ground station for robust and high efficient energy generation.


• BSc or MSc degree in computer science, mechanical/electrical engineering, embedded systems or related field.
• Industry experience in Aerospace, Automotive or similar domains.
• Experience with medium complexity, distributed software systems.
• Experience in programming in C++ and Qt as well as in RTLinux.
• Experience with CAN, RTOS, EtherCAT, ZMQ, Arduino.
• Experience in Mechanical drive systems and motors is beneficial.
• Experience in electrical cooling.
• Experience in working and debugging complex electromechanical systems is beneficial.
• Quick learner and good team worker.
• Fluent in English.
• Valid working permit for the EU.
• Passion for kite/surfing/flying.
• Passion for sustainability and making the world a better place.

Extra assets:

• Flexibility to take on varied tasks in a multi-disciplinary work environment.
• Knowledge of industry standards, programming competence in Python, sensor technology, state estimation, Bayes/Kalman filter design and power electronics.