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Industrial capital goods environment that designs, produces and sells high quality digital color printers and presses. Xeikon is a world leading innovator in digital printing, focused on labels and packaging, commercial print, …

Recently Xeikon became part of Flint Group. Xeikon’s pioneering products and services will form the foundation of a newly created division to be called Flint Group Digital Printing Solutions. This new division of Flint Group will further broaden the group’s conventional and digital printing solutions, offering a unique proposition of equipment, consumables and services across its global markets.     



Xeikon is an enthusiastic and ambitious company. The R&D department plays an important role and as team member of the R&D Mechanical Design team you will have a challenging job with direct responsibility towards innovation and our new products. 

Main responsibilities

  • You will be part of the R&D Mechanical Design group and will be introduced to the workings of the     Xeikon printing engines.
  • You will contribute to the mechanical design of a completely new family of high-end digital full color print engines and will cooperate closely with other disciplines within the R&D group (software, electronics, process technology and digital front end).
  • You will get full responsibility of functional sub modules in such print engine, starting from: the interpretation of specifications,  3D design, deriving manufacturing drawings, discussion with subcontracting companies, prototype assembling and release for production.
  • You report to the Technology Leader Mechanical Design. 
  • You have a higher Technical Education in (electro)mechanical engineering or industrial design (Master) and you have 3-5 years’ experience in designing.
  • Knowledge of mechanical manufacturing techniques: machining, sheetmetal, injection moulding,… with their potentials and limitations
  • Knowledge and experience of 3D design software (preferably PTC - Creo)
  • Extended knowledge of physics
  • You are a hands-on team player with good communication skills (oral as well as written, Dutch and English);
  • You have great problem solving skills and are able to work independently.
  • You are eager to learn and stress resistant;
  • You speak fluently Dutch/English and you will be working in Lier, Belgium. 
"We are always keen to meet talented, energetic team players who wish to share in the goal to continuously raise our performance standards in order to meet the quality, cost, delivery and service requirements of our customers."
Rebecca Geyselings - HR Business Partner
  • Xeikon drives on innovation, teamwork, people talent and an unbeatable drive to stay in the higher market segment of digital printing.
  • Interaction with different people throughout the organization on a daily basis with guarantee that no day will be the same.
  • an intensive training on Xeikon products, an open atmosphere and excellent learning development in a high tech environment for you as design engineer.
  • Being part of a strong and experienced R&D department which plays a crucial business role for Xeikon
  • Personal development and a challenging career where you are empowered to grow professionally as well as personally.
  • In order to have a good work-life balance, we offer you a modern office building, flexible working hours and other interesting benefits.  
  • based in Belgium, Lier.