Mechanical Engineer (Internship 4-6 months)

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. From analysis to the concept phase, developing into a basic design and detail design. You will perform calculations on flow and strength and once the design is approved you will assist in the assembly and implementation of your own design.


· Optimize production and assembly 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 the boxes.

  • You are not afraid to pick up a toolbox and use it!
  • Experience with CAD
  • You have a pragmatic approach to work
  • You like to have a lot of responsibility and take initiative
  • You're a teamplayer
  • But also able to work on your own
  • You speak English well

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

You will be involved in a lot of what is happening in the company, so confidentiality and discretion are crucial characteristics we are looking for.


What do we offer?

You will work in a young dynamic team; You will get a lot of responsibility because at Nostics we believe in “learning on the job”, needless to say that our Lead Hardware Engineer will support you whenever needed.

If you are in it to make a change? There is a lot of space to grow and develop yourself


We are Nostics!

We are scientists, we are physicians, we are nanotech engineers, we are marketeers, we are microbiologists, we are machine learning experts, we are women, men, from all over the globe, we are curious, driven to do seemingly impossible things, we have a shared vision to improve the lives of the people around us.

We like working together, because that’s how we build. We have adopted a software approach to developing a diagnostics company. We believe that knowledge and data can help the world become a safer, healthier place.

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.