Our projects include the design, development and production of yokeless axial flux motors and generators. Our next-generation machines are an essential part of the drivetrain for future electric vehicles. With focus on (OEM) motor development for electric vehicles, we'd like to support our team with a hands-on R&D Director.
Responsible for scheduling R&D (pre-)development, setup of essential R&D processes and systems (A, B sample development).
Assist with solution proposals in pre-sales phases.
Analyze customer (internal and external) data and take actions to fulfill requirements.
Assist in product improvement of the areas of manufacturability and cost for mass production.
You assist HR in selecting candidates for future R&D staffing.
Who are we looking for?
Professional experience as Sr. R&D Engineer or (Engineering) Manager, preferably in automotive or related industry.
We are not not looking for a "process person", engineering remains the focus. But you can guide our team to develop products on a structured and more process-oriented way.
Experience with IATF is a plus.
Experience with QM Core Tools (e.g. FMEA, APQP, PPAP)
You have a hands-on mentality and you see building R&D systems from the ground up as a great challenge.
You are not afraid of a startup environment.
You are fluent in English, verbal and written.
Magnax has a positive openminded culture, so we expect the same from our new team members.
What can we offer?
A full-time position in an inspiring high-tech environment.
Magnax is a fast-growing company. This means that you'll have a lot of impact on the future of the company and your own career.
You'll have flexibility in terms of working hours.
Magnax is a Belgian startup team combining unique practical engineering and commercial start-up experience with world-class electric machine research. In this innovative and high-tech environment you will develop knowledge and competencies and work with the newest technologies.
We are building next-generation electric motors based on axial flux technology. We have developed a unique, proprietary variant of yokeless axial flux machines, which provide a step change in efficiency, size, reliability, manufacturing resource requirement, and cost-effectiveness. The new technology is used for ultra-light electric motors.
Why you'll love Magnax
As you work with team members, your role will evolve over time. In our environment, you'll learn fast.
As part of this challenge, you will enjoy an instructive position in an international context, and develop with the next assignments.