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Manufacturing Engineer

  • Enschede, Overijssel, Netherlands

Job description

Do you get thrilled by developing tools focusing on the quality of production methods? Do you have a background in Electronics / Mechatronics or similar and like having a coordinating role in a high-tech manufacturing environment? We'd love to have you! At Movella you work for a growing and innovative company, where people and fun are part of our core values.

Who is Movella

Movella is a leading full-stack provider of sensors, software, and analytics that enable the digitization of movement. Movella serves the entertainment, health & sports, and automation & mobility markets. Our innovations enable our customers to capitalize on the value of movement by transforming data into meaningful and actionable insights. Partnering with leading global brands such as Electronic Arts, EPIC Games, 20th Century Studios, Netflix, Toyota, Siemens, and over 1000 sports organizations/research institutions/universities. Movella is creating extraordinary outcomes that move humanity forward. To learn more, visit

Your role as a Manufacturing Engineer at Movella

As a Manufacturing Engineer you are the linchpin between our Engineering and Operations. You will work closely with both departments to ensure a smooth transition between product development and production.

You are responsible for taking the lead in developing and maintaining tools for assuring the quality of production methods for Movella’s product lines. You will set up automated test procedures and reporting, both in-house as well as working with manufacturing partners.

You will work closely with the Hardware Engineers on implementing the new or making modifications to the Quality Assurance Protocol and productions methods. You focus on ensuring that product quality risks are traced and quantified upfront to provide feedback during product development. The position requires continuous interaction with Operations, Engineering, and our partners.

You will be part of the Engineering Team, based in Enschede, the Netherlands.

Key challenges:

  • Conduct (D)FMEA and root cause analysis for projects
  • Collect data from reports and tests to identify trends and issues
  • Develop and implement test tooling for the production environment
  • Implement changes to quality processes to reduce defects
  • Actively follows-up as and when required on manufacturer interactions/evaluations/feedback
  • Actively searches for opportunities to reduce the yield loss and lower production costs
  • Apply SPC and develop new quality tools
  • Supports the Field Application Engineer with RMA’s and customer support
  • Become an active project team member to represent manufacturing

Job requirements

Movella is looking for a thorough Manufacturing Engineer. Someone who thrives in an environment where your analytical thinking is highly appreciated. You have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering & Management, Electronics, Mechatronics or related
  • Diagnostic Information Gathering
  • Affiliation with statistics and willing to apply for Lean Green belt
  • Knowledge on Lean Six Sigma
  • Interest in Quality Assurance and improvement
  • 1 - 3 years’ experience as Process/Manufacturing Engineer
  • Result driven, proactive and conscientious personality
  • Good communication skills in both Dutch and English

Working at Movella

Movella is made up of people who are inquisitive and entrepreneurial by nature. You’ll find support at every level, an open door to every level, and cooperation across teams, disciplines and departments We offer a position in an innovative, ambitious and international environment, with an attractive compensation package. You'll receive full training in our products and services and have opportunities for personal growth and development.

We value ingenious ideas, no matter where they come from. We believe diverse thoughts, voices, and backgrounds make us stronger as a company. We know that it is through collaboration with people from all walks of life that we make the most positive impact as an organization.