Mechanical Engineer

Job description

“It doesn't make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do.” STEVE JOBS


Dutch technology, global impact

Nostics is moving fast.We are looking for new colleagues who don't ask us what to do but who will actively help us achieve our goals.Are you interested in being part of something big? Want to change the world for millions around the globe by providing new, faster and reliable diagnostics?This is your chance to not just make a tremendous impact on a national level, but on the global health issues that we are currently all facing. Ready to join Nostics?


Your personal mission

We are looking for someone to fulfill an important role in the R&D team, therefore we are actively looking for a Mechanical Engineer that likes to be in a high-paced innovative environment. Even though every day is different at Nostics, there are some key responsibilities that we would like you to take upon:


As a Mechanical Engineer you will be responsible for the mechanical part of our mechatronic concepts & systems. As an expert in your field, you will be involved from production unit design to manufacturing, not only on the technical side but also on the organizational part you will be fully involved.


At Nostics you will be involved in the entire process of creation. In the concept phase it all starts with a design model in Solid Works, developing into a basic design and detail design. You will perform (hand) calculations on fatigue and strength and once the design is approved you will assist in the assembly of the system.

  • Design and develop a fully automated production line
  • Using robotics to optimize the packaging process
  • Optimize and improve our current production processes.

Job requirements

About you


To make sure you are the high energy colleague with the required qualities, you should maintain a certain skill-set. We’ve listed them for you, so you can make sure you check all the boxes.

  • You are not afraid to pick up a toolbox and use it!
  • Experience in working with Solid Works (or equivalent)
  • You have a pragmatic approach to work
  • You like to have a lot of responsibility and take initiative
  • You're a teamplayer
  • 5+ year’s experience in a comparable role
  • You are fluent in the English language.
  • You are in it to make a change!


Your background

This job is both exciting and challenging, but also incredibly fun!... It requires a background in both technical/analytical work as well as in working with several disciplines. Therefore, you are more a generalist with a lot of interest in different technical disciplines;

  • Mechanical engineering
  • Mechatronics
  • Control Systems ( PLC / SCADA / HMI)
  • Nanotechnology
  • Industrial Product Design


Ready to stir things up? Join us on our mission, to democratise diagnostics.

Needless to say, we have embarked upon a journey that is going to take a lot of talent, creativity and determination. We are always looking for strong, positive, innovation-driven and open-minded people, who want to join our amazing company.