Senior Electrical & Control Engineer (part of the KenzFigee Tech-Team) – Kenz-Figee – Zaandam


Job Description

What does the role entail?

As a Senior Electrical & Controls Engineer at KenzFigee, you are an integral part of the Tech-Team and play a crucial role in shaping the technical future of our company.

You are responsible for leading complex technical projects and defining the technical strategy within your field. You work closely with our engineering team to develop advanced, efficient, and reliable solutions for our equipment.

What does the team look like?

The Tech-Team is a team of specialists within KenzFigee who ensure and elevate the technical level across different disciplines. Tasks include quality assurance, knowledge development, product development, and advising during proposal processes.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Technical Vision and Strategy: Develop innovative technical strategies that align with business goals, and ensure the implementation of cutting-edge technologies.
  • Systems Architecture: Design and validate complex systems and architectures, focusing on reliability, scalability, and performance.
  • R&D Initiatives: Promote research and development to discover and apply new technologies and methods in our products.
  • Stakeholder Management: Serve as the technical point of contact for internal and external stakeholders, including customers, suppliers, and partners.
  • Project Advice: Provide substantive support to multidisciplinary teams in designing, developing, and implementing complex technical projects from concept to delivery.
  • Mentorship: Guide and develop technical talents within the team, focusing on knowledge transfer and best practices.
  • Technical Documentation: Ensure detailed technical documentation and compliance with international standards and norms.


What do we ask for?

  • You have completed a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering and have at least 8 years of relevant experience, along with extensive knowledge and experience in electrical and mechanical drive systems, power electronics, and advanced control techniques.
  • You are familiar with software tools such as MATLAB/Simulink, EPLAN, and SCADA systems, as well as programming skills in languages like Python, C++, or similar.
  • You have strong analytical skills and experience with innovative problem-solving techniques in high-tech environments. You have excellent leadership and communication skills, with experience in guiding and motivating technical teams.

Additional Information

What do we offer?

  • A challenging and technically advanced role where you have a lot of freedom to shape your function.
  • A company where large projects are designed and built on the same site.
  • Learning and development within the Meemaken Academy.
  • Colleagues who enjoy sports, socializing, or a game of tabletop during lunch breaks.
  • A competitive salary appropriate to the level of the role, 40 days of leave, and a pension plan where the employer covers a significant portion of the premium.
  • We encourage a progressive hybrid work model, at the office in Zaandam, from home, and/or at our office in Rotterdam.

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