At the moment we are looking for a motivated high potential to join our Research team in Tessenderlo as a : Technical Research Engineer.
You determine the technology strategy of products and options and communicate with our headquarters.
You translate product needs in technology solutions.
You investigate new technologies and their applicability as well as local options and convince all stakeholders to ensure development.
You monitor the machines with new technologies installed in their system.
You manage the Technology Intelligence and make analyses of trends, competitors and suppliers for new technologies (through machine tests, field audits, fair visits, ).
You align the machine technology implementation with the voice of the customer.
You have a Bachelor or Master degree in a technical field.
You can look back on 5 years of relevant experience in a research / development role within a relevant industry (mining, agricultural, construction, truck, engine, ).
You have a proven track record of translating customer needs to technical solutions.
You speak fluent English, other European languages are an asset.
We are looking for a mature, pragmatic, hands-on and communicative colleague, with eye for detail and an out-of-the-box thinking attitude.
You will work on an international level, in a motivated, passionate team located in our brand new headquarters in Tessenderlo.
We offer you an attractive salary package including extra-legal benefits and the opportunity to grow within the company.
WaW invests 1 / 3rd of the profit we make by employing you in the social project Make-it-Work. In this way you contribute on giving work to young people who are very hard to employ.