System Engineer

Permanent contract

Eindhoven area


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Operations — Engineering/production

Business industry


Minimum level of education required

Bachelor Degree

Diploma specialization

Mechatronics / Robotics
Electrical Engineer

Minimum level of experience required

5 to 10 years




The Netherlands

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Job description

About the job
Since our technical project portfolio is growing, we are looking for System Engineers to join the AKKA family in Eindhoven! With your expertise you will build on the architecture for different systems, subsystems and components within an innovative environment.

Who are we?

We are AKKA Technologies; an international engineering and digital consultancy company. For more than 30 years, the AKKA Technologies Group has been assisting the largest industrial players in all stages of their projects. We have more than 21.000 colleagues working in more than 25 countries worldwide. 


In the Netherlands, AKKA Technologies is relatively new on the market, which means it is a very dynamic organization: back-up and structure from a large industrial group, combined with an energetic, entrepreneurial team, ambitious to act as a trusted, value-adding partner.

Working as consultant offers you the opportunity to discover new sectors and technologies. This reflects our 3 values: ambition, courage and respect. Do you have the courage and ambition to challenge yourself? Join AKKA and we will guide you with tools and training to blossom your career!

The project

You will work on various projects of clients in the High-Tech or Transport sector. Most of our clients are located in the Eindhoven area.

Your challenge

As a System Engineer at AKKA Technologies you use your knowledge to realize innovative projects for our clients. You have experience with the different development disciplines (hardware, software), and posses broad knowledge of electronics, mechatronics and mechanics. You are experienced in working together in a multidisciplinary team and can communicate clearly about project progress, planning and possible project obstacles.

In addition to System Engineering, you are also asked to be active as a consultant: to help improve the quality of both the product and the development processes. This can be done by actively involving yourself in the design and architecture of the system, but also by shaping and improving the development process. The guarantee you get: no two days are the same.


Who are you?

Do you recognize yourself in below profile? We would love to receive your application!

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Mechatronic, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering
  • At least 5 years of relevant work experience in System Engineering of complex systems
  • Experience in working with requirements, translating high-level requirements into sub-system requirements and architectures
  • Able to work both independently as in a team in a dynamic exploitative environment
  • You have no issue with the Agile way of working
  • You are fluent in English, writing and speaking


Nice to have for the high tech sector:

  • Experience within a high-tech, complex environment
  • Experience with motion control is a pre
  • Experience with architecture/design tools such as UML/EA is a pre
  • Experience with MATLAB/Simulink, C++ programming & Python is a pre


Nice to have for the transport sector:

  • Experience with Requirement Management
  • Knowledge of relevant industry standards common with electronic development in automotive, such as ISO 26262
  • Skills in management tools, such as JAMA or Enterprise Architect


Our offer

  • A permanent contract for an indefinite period
  • You will be supported and followed-up during your entire career at AKKA by your dedicated Business Manager and HR Officer, following our Career Road Map
  • Flexible working hours (in consultation)
  • Combination of working on client site in combination with home working
  • Commute allowance or company car
  • Pension plan (fully paid by AKKA)
  • Training and study options as part of the AKKA Knowledge HUB
  • Growth opportunities (in the Netherlands and International)
  • (Online) network/meetup options
  • (Online) team activities


Apply today!

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Not ready to apply yet and want more information? Please contact our colleague in Talent Acquisition Stan for more details. You can reach him by sending an email to or call +316 82 63 85 99. 

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