Lead Designer mechanics

Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Mortsel, BE

Company: AGFA

As a Lead Designer Mechanics, you'll become an integral part of our dedicated development team, actively involved in designing innovative concepts, conducting rigorous feasibility tests, and driving forward the realization of our cutting-edge inkjet printers. Our state-of-the-art equipment offers stimulating opportunities for individuals who are passionate about technology. You'll enjoy a role that is both diverse and challenging, providing you with broad responsibilities and significant autonomy. Moreover, you'll have the chance to collaborate within a dynamic team environment, fostering excellent cooperation and synergy among colleagues.




  • Development and evaluation of the basic concept of new projects, translating them into concrete designs within predetermined timeframes and budgets.
  • Ensuring that designs align with Agfa Gevaert's standards, including DFM, DFS, safety, and environmental considerations.
  • Providing technical and conceptual support to the team.
  • Taking ultimate responsibility for the quality of designs, overseeing overall design, problem identification, and proposed solutions.
  • Representing the team in various project meetings and product groups.


Desired Profile:


  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics.
  • Passion for mechanical design and a drive to balance quality with time and costs.
  • Willingness to learn Creo Parametric and Windchill.
  • Strong analytical skills, capable of analyzing complex processes and placing problems in the correct context.
  • Excellent team player with experience in multidisciplinary teamwork.
  • Outstanding communication skills, fluent in both Dutch and English.


We are a Belgian company with an innovative mindset, headquartered in Mortsel.  We offer high-tech solutions that contribute to a sustainable future.  At Agfa, you can expect an interesting career in an international and dynamic environment, with the opportunity to work with talented and dedicated people. We offer comprehensive training and career development programs and a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Do you want to help build the world of tomorrow? Then apply now!

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