Sustaining Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Haaksbergen

Your mission
We are currently looking for an Sustaining Engineer for our team based in Haaksbergen, The Netherlands
Have you been looking for a challenge that puts your versatile skills to the test? Does your experience empower you to detect problems and create efficient solutions? Then you might be our new Sustaining Engineer.

 During the lifetime of a released product issues will appear that affect its manufacturability, or its usage by customers. Examples are component obsolescence (End-of-Life of a component), component availability (very long lead times), or field quality issues. In the position as a Sustaining Engineer you are responsible for solving these issues in order to keep the product portfolio alive. You will perform this activity independently, with the support of the R&D engineers.
Key responsibilities
  • Proposing, evaluating, testing, and qualifying component changes based on availability, cost reduction and / or performance improvements
  • Root cause analysis to find out what is causing the field issues
  • Writing and executing ECOs (Engineering Changed Order) to release the improved products
  • Together with Sourcing, defining and implementing a multiple sourcing strategy
  • Set up and execute subset of performance tests on regular basis (e.g EMC test every 3 years) to assess and improve product quality in consultation with the quality manager.
  • Maintaining effective interaction with various stakeholders to involve all necessary parties in the successful implementation of sustainable technical results
  • Providing insight into the results in terms of progress and quality by means of reports and generated output.
Your profile
  • Bachelor degree or Master Electrical Engineering or similar
  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant work experience (e.g. HW test engineer or electrical engineer)
  • Experience with design verification and validation activities, assessing quality and compliance impact on products for design and process changes
  • Ability to work effectively with different people inside and outside the company in multiple functions in a dynamic / multi-task fast growing environment.
  • Good communication skills
  • Accurate and able to perform the activities independently and collaboratively.
Why us?
Interested and looking for a challenging yet fulfilling job that will make you proud? Please contact our HR manager Kimberlie Elevelt via +31 (0)88 0280608 or apply directly.
 We kindly request, for this position, applications from candidates who are currently residing in the European Union (EU) or the European Economic Area (EEA). This is due to specific requirements and considerations related to the position. We appreciate your understanding in this matter.
About us
At TKH Airport Solutions, we are committed to revolutionizing the aviation industry by providing sustainable and innovative airfield solutions. We believe that airfields should not only be safe and efficient but also environmentally friendly and technologically advanced. With this vision in mind, we have made it our mission to create green, smart, and safe airfields that are equipped with reliable, cutting-edge airfield lighting technology that reduces their environmental footprint.

TKH Airport Solutions is one of the operating companies of the Dutch stock-listed TKH Group NV, a leading technology company specialized in the development of innovative, client-centric systems that drive success in automation, digitalization and electrification. Being part of the TKH Group, our company can build on a history of 90 years in smart connectivity, energy distribution and AGL.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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