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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  May 16, 2023
Job ID:  5002

Components Engineer

As an international company with European roots (HQ in Kortrijk, Belgium), Barco has a culture of collaboration across borders and nationalities.
Because we believe diversity leads to more great ideas and drives innovation.
Thanks to our over 3,000 visioneers, we develop unique visualization & collaboration technology that helps professionals accelerate innovation in the healthcare, enterprise and entertainment markets.



  • Are you an experienced engineer savvy about the component supplier market? Do you have a broad network in the electronics industry and the skills to distill supplier roadmaps towards an R&D environment? As a member of the Global Procurement team, you will take the ownership to ensure the right technology is embedded in BARCO designs to improve business performance and value.
  • You will be accountable for the global technical coordination of purchased components and technologies, the management of the component basket teams and the technical relationship with component manufacturers.

Key Responsibilities


  • You maintain relations in the industry with world class suppliers in order to ensure proper technology selection in BARCO.
  • You are accountable for global selection and lifecycle management of a component technology such as : 
    • Fluid components ; fittings, tubes, pumps, purifiers, valves 
    • Screws, Fasteners & Adhesives, such bolts, rivets, screws, inserts, pins, silicones, glues, lubricants & chemicals
    • Electromechanical and optical components such as motors, fans and passive optics.
  • You develop and monitor implementation of the component management strategy by component group for BARCO R&D worldwide
  • You support the cost & value engineers and procurement team towards cost effective products
  • You detect and introduce new technologies, trends and new components to our R&D community worldwide
  • You are the technical sparring partner of Global Procurement in supplier meetings.



  • Ideally you have 3 years of Component engineering experience in a design environment or equivalent. Experiences or eagerness in design Engineering is a plus.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering science or equal by experience
  • You are a service-oriented team player
  • You can work independently
  • You are fluent in English
  • You are meticulous, analysis minded, result driven, customer oriented, innovative, enthusiastic and proactive
  • You can build and maintain relations and you are skilled in communication and influencing.


Our offer


  • A permanent contract
  • A competitive salary package with fringe benefits such as a health and group insurance, meal vouchers, bonus system, …
  • An interesting, challenging job with lots of autonomy.
  • The opportunity to work for an international market leader where innovation does matter.
  • Internal training in our Barco University
  • A modern and state of the art working environment

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