VAVE Mechatronic engineer in Nationwide Czech Republic at Esko

Date Posted: 7/16/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: ESK003369

About Us

Esko is the worldwide market leader with software for packaging buyers, designers and manufacturers and hardware products for the packaging, label, sign and display industries. With Headquarters in Gent - Belgium, Esko employs around 1,500 people worldwide. Its global sales and support organization covers Europe, the Americas, Asia/Pacific and Japan. In our factory we produce high-quality cutting tables, which offer an all-round cutting solution for any application: from sign making, display production, sample making and short to medium rum corrugated production.


To strengthen the Kongsberg based R&D group with VAVE (Value Added Value Engineering) team in Brno, we are seeking an mechatronic engineer with a strong focus on quality, reliability and cost. You will become a member in our new team working with VAVE. The main focus will be redesign of existing solutions for improvement of quality and cost reduction. The R&D environment is LEAN based, cross functional and international with Kongsberg as the center of knowledge.

Migh you be the one we are looking for?

Your responsibilities?
  • In and R&D environment characterized by the high focus on innovation, quality and on-time-delivery. You will be part of a cross functional project team performing analysis of existing equipment, discover points that can be improved. Redesign based on the analysis with the main purpose to improve quality, reduce cost and modernize design. Test, verification of the updated material and preparation for production.
Key activities:
  1. find, analyze, evaluate and develop a VAVE funnel
  2. perform validation of the funnel and pick concepts with potential
  3. find relevant data and calculate the ROI of each project
  • developing concept design in quick iterations, build, test and verify prototypes
  • detail design of mechanical and electronical parts and assemblies
  • perform design reviews
  • stay updated on the last technologies

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor degree or Master degree in Engineering - mechatronics preffered(mechanical, electrical, sw)
  • 3D CAD experience, Creo (Schematics) preferred
  • Good English skills, both spoken and written
  • experience in mechatronics will be well received
  • understanding of Design for Reliability systems, including Failure Mode Effect Analysis
  • good knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes such as welding, machining and assembly
  • VAVE experience welcomed 

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Danaher is committed to competitive compensation that typically has key components including base salary, variable annual incentive compensation based on personal and company performance, and long-term incentive.