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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  Mar 31, 2021
Job ID:  694

Mechanical engineer

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). With a team of over 3,600 employees, located all around the globe, we realized sales of 1,082.6 million euro in 2019. 


Do you want to be part of the creation of next generation of products for the Entertainment market?

We are looking for a passionate mechanical engineer to make the best projectors possible by pushing the boundaries.

From micro-mechanical adjustment to big rigging frames, we make prototypes to test, fail and learn, until we have created a product, we are proud of.

To achieve this, you will have a variety of tools & methodologies at your disposal:  Creo (incl. creo simulate, Flo EFD,…), 3D printers, proto-workshops, worldwide suppliers, climate chambers, vibration table, our NPI process, ....V



Key responsibilities:


  • You work autonomously from idea to production on the mechanical development of a module for a projector.
  • You develop sheet-metal, molded (plastics, light alloy), milled turned, 3D printed, welded,… parts to create the optimal design.
  • You review your design/concepts with your peers (Mech , optics, designer, thermal, HW, …), manufacturers, production engineering, service, product managers, …
  • You create detailed mechanical drawings of components & assemblies 
  • You assemble prototypes to test and verify your design together with product validation team.
  • You povide estimates on effort, cost and lead times.
  • You contribute to weekly project meetings.
  • From time to time you travel to other Barco locations, suppliers or customers around the world.

We are looking for a new colleague who:


  • You have a master degree in Mechanical Engineering  
  • Ideally you have a first relevant experience as a Mechanical Engineer. However motivated graduates are also welcome to apply!
  • You are able to work independently to solve practical problems  
  • You are a proficient user of 3D solid modelling SW (ProEngineer/Creo preferred)  
  • You are a teamplayer  
  • You have a good knowledge of English.