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Mechanical Engineer

You’ll design mechanical systems for our internal R&D department in which we are developing our own products


As a Mechanical Engineer, you’re a part of the mechanical team that designs mechanical systems for the agro & food industry. At Octinion we always work multidisciplinary, so within different projects you’ll work closely together with experts from other teams (Vision, Electronic, Systems, Software).

You’ll perform a variety of tasks that range from:

  • Concept development
  • Analysing project requirements and perform technical calculations
  • Mechanical systems design using CAD
  • Creating production drawings
  • Collaborating with external suppliers 
  • Supporting manufacture, build and validation of systems

Creating project documentation


  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Sciences with a background in mechanical design
  • Knowledge of 3D CAD is required, preferably Siemens NX
  • Experience with techniques such as 3D printing is an advantage
  • You have a hands-on mentality and are able to assist in the assembly of prototypes
  • Experience with mechanical systems is an advantage
  • You have high standards and strive for perfection, but you can also be pragmatic in order to respect the deadlines and budget
  • You communicate well and are able to work in team
  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch and English is required (written and oral)
  • You are eager to be a part of multi-disciplinary teams
  • You take initiative to use all available resources to tackle a problem 


At Octinion you will become part of an innovative, challenging work environment with an entrepreneurial atmosphere. Since we are a young company the career opportunities are ample. We will give you the training you require to further develop your expertise and knowledge. You’ll work from our main office in Leuven.