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I’ve rarely been as comfortable in an organization as I have been in the midst of our colleagues, be it designers or engineers, everyone brings his own unique personality and perspective to solving the challenges we face every day. Even if we’re just geeking out during lunch over the latest tech or having a laugh about our running in-jokes, it truly is a wonderful team to be a part of and a privilege to work with every single one of them.

Senne Van Rompaey

Teamleader

Job openings

DESCRIPTION

  • As a project manager you will be in charge of various projects. These projects are within various industries, but always have the same goal: the development of an innovative product.
  • You will lead the project from the initial idea to production, and everything in between: brainstorming, concept design, prototyping, testing and industrialization, …
  • You are responsible for the entire project: general planning, planning the project team, financial follow-up, setting up project plans and keeping them up-to-date, etc …
  • You are the primary point of contact for the customer. You understand his needs and make every effort to develop the optimal innovative product for him.
  • You manage all project resources: Your Comate colleagues but also partners, suppliers, freelancers, …
  • You are also responsible for the conformance testing of our new concepts, prototypes and pilot production so that they are in accordance with internal and external standards.
  • As a project manager you also have an important role in propagating our values and standards.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You are a real team player

  • You have a master’s degree in a technical education (product development, electromechanics, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, …)

  • You have at least 3 years of experience in an R&D environment as an engineer or project manager

  • You have knowledge about the development process from idea to industrialization

  • You have excellent communication skills

  • You are able to distinguish the important from the unimportant and to set priorities

  • You have a positive attitude and like to take initiative

  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (speaking and writing)

  • You are full of energy, have focus and always motivated to achieve your goal

BENEFITS

  • You will end up in a growing and particularly promising SME where entrepreneurship is key. Here you have the opportunity to build your own team. You will receive an extensive range of education options and training.

  • You are entitled to a competitive salary package and interesting benefits (including company car).

  • Moreover, you work at a unique location in the center of Leuven with plenty of opportunity to link the professional with the pleasant.

INTERESTED?

Apply via our platform.

DESCRIPTION

Comate is looking for a motivated Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs (QA/RA) manager to support its growth and expansion in the Life Sciences sector.

The aim of our passionate team is to cooperate with our clients in order to develop a unique product that is more innovative and more advanced than anything that is currently available on the market.

As Comate’s QA/RA manager you are responsible for maintaining and improving our Quality Management System, in addition to promoting quality and continual improvement within the company. You also support the Life Sciences customer projects by providing expert regulatory and quality input to the team of engineers and designers working on these projects.You will:

  • Ensure that the Quality Management System requirements are effectively established and in accordance with applicable medical device regulations for Comate’s Life Sciences related activities.
  • Support engineering and product development projects for Life Sciences customers by providing expert input and know-how to the team of engineers and designers, and support the writing of the technical files and related documentation.
  • Conduct internal audits and provide guidance regarding best practices and continuous improvement.
  • Support core quality systems including root cause analysis, CAPA, non conformance, chance control, and risk management, as well as control of documentation and records.
  • Coordinate external audits from notified bodies and customers. Follow up on any actions resulting from these audits.
  • Maintain expert current knowledge of European and foreign regulations, legislations, best practices and guidelines related to QA/RA, monitor changes to applicable laws and regulations, identify impact to the business, and in collaboration with other stakeholders, develop response strategies.
  • Manage key quality and regulatory affairs initiatives to drive continuous improvement.
  • Other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

You have:

  • A Master’s or a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, technical or science field.
  • A minimum of 5 years of work experience in a quality assurance and/or regulatory affairs role in a Life Sciences environment.
  • In depth understanding of a Quality Management System, and requirements for ISO 13485, MDR and other relevant regulations.
  • Thorough understanding of quality assurance concepts and practices.
  • Ability to interpret and apply regulations and compliance concepts.
  • Experience in regulatory submissions, registrations and other product approval documentation.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal. Excellent written and spoken English, additional languages are considered a plus.
  • Computer literate (MS Office)
  • Strong organisational and presentation skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and work well under pressure.
  • Detail oriented, team player

BENEFITS

  • You will be joining a team of enthusiastic and passionate colleagues.
  • You will be working on the design en development of truly unique products and solutions, end-to-end!
  • Comate offers a broad portfolio of training and educational courses, allowing you to grow.
  • Comate is a fast growing company, so you can grow with us and grow in your area of expertise or interest.
  • You will be able to work in a nice office right in the heart of the vibrant city of Leuven
  • You will get an attractive salary package with a lot of extra benefits
  • And yes, Comate was elected SME of the year! 

Interested?

Apply via our platform.

DESCRIPTION

Je werkt binnen een multi-disciplinair team van designers en ingenieurs aan de ontwikkeling van innovatieve producten en machines. Als Senior Mechanical Design Engineer:

  • Sta je zelf in voor het ontwerp en de engineering.
  • Je beschikt over de nodige skills en wilskracht om een project van A tot Z uit te werken: van ideation en concept generation tot prototyping, technische uitwerking en productieopstart
  • Je kan daarbij de nodige suppliers aansturen.
  • Je houdt technische besprekingen met de opdrachtgevers en heeft steeds oog voor zowel het time als budget management.
  • Je analytisch denkvermogen zorgt ervoor dat je noden van interne en externe klanten begrijpt en je weet daar creatief mee om te springen.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Je beschikt over een diploma burgerlijk of industrieel ingenieur elektromechanica
  • Je hebt een uitgebreide ervaring in het domein van mechanische productonwikkeling
  • Je bent gepassioneerd door ontwerp, techniek en technologische ontwikkelingen: mechanische oplossingen bedenken, produceerbaarheid valideren, materiaalkeuzes maken, productietechnieken selecteren,…
  • Je hebt zin voor initiatief en verantwoordelijkheid
  • Toegepaste kennis van technieken is een groot pluspunt.
  • Talenkennis: Nederlands (zeer goed), Engels (zeer goed)

BENEFITS

  • Je komt terecht in een groeiende en bijzonder beloftevolle KMO waar ondernemerschap key is. Hier heb je de kans om zelf een team uit te bouwen. Je krijgt een uitgebreid aanbod van opleidingsmogelijkheden en trainingen.
  • Je hebt recht op een competitief salarispakket en interessante extralegale voordelen (inclusief bedrijfswagen).
  • Bovendien werk je op een unieke locatie in het centrum van Leuven met volop mogelijkheid om het professionele aan het aangename te koppelen.

Interesse? Stuur ons nu je CV via ons sollicitatieplatform!

DESCRIPTION

You will work within a multidisciplinary team of engineers and designers on the development of novel products and machinery. The aim of our passionate team is to cooperate with our clients in order to develop a unique product that is more innovative and more advanced than anything that is currently available on the market.

As an Embedded Software Engineer, you will work within the project team on new mechatronic system developments and you will be responsible for the embedded software development that drives everything.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You have a Master Degree in Electronics, ICT, computer sciences, or similar.
  • You have extensive knowledge of, and experience in, embedded C (and/or C++, C#) and Python.
  • You have knowledge of version control (Git) and continuous integration.
  • You have basic knowledge of electronic systems.
  • You are hands-on and proactive.
  • You determine internal guidelines for code structure, comments, version management, debugging, etc. which stimulate an efficient cooperation in a team context.
  • You have knowledge of different programming environments and their advantages and disadvantages.
  • You have at least 3 years professional experience as an embedded software engineer
  • Experience organizing embedded software development in a team context
  • You like to work in a team context with the other design departments (mechanical design, product development).
  • You have a sense of initiative and responsibility.
  • You can organize your work independently.
  • You take a leading role in the organisation with regard to embedded software and you advise your colleagues.
  • You set out the guidelines for standardizing embedded software developments.
  • You follow new trends and developments in your field.
  • You define APIs for interfacing with the application software.

BENEFITS

  • You will be joining a team of enthusiastic and passionate colleagues.
  • You will be working on the design en development of truly unique products and solutions, end-to-end!
  • Comate offers a broad portfolio of training and educational courses, allowing you to grow.
  • Comate is a fast growing company, so you can grow with us and grow in your area of expertise or interest.
  • You will be able to work in a cool office right in the heart of the vibrant city of Leuven
  • You will get an attractive salary package with a lot of extra benefits
  • And yes, Comate was elected SME of the year!

INTERESTED?

Apply via our platform.

DESCRIPTION

You will work within a multidisciplinary team of engineers and designers on the development of novel products and machinery. The aim of our passionate team is to cooperate with our clients in order to develop a unique product that is more innovative and more advanced than anything that is currently available on the market.

As an Electronics Hardware Engineer, you will work within the project team on new mechatronic system developments and you will be responsible for the development of custom electronics (PCB) tailored to the product.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You have a Master degree industrial engineer electronics or the like.
  • You have +3 years professional experience as a hardware engineer (electronics design).
  • You have experience with PCB design.
  • You master prototyping and debugging techniques to test and validate your design in an efficient manner.
  • You are hands-on and proactive.
  • You work with PCB design software like Altium Designer.
  • You have extensive knowledge of digital and analogue electronics.
  • Your design electrical diagrams.
  • You test your diagrams using breadboarding when possible.
  • You have knowledge of EMC.
  • You have knowledge of simulation software for electronic circuits (e.g. Spice).
  • You are responsible for the test and validation phase of the electronics.
  • You supervise the production & assembly of the electronics.
  • Knowledge of FPGA and VHDL is a bonus.
  • Knowledge of power electronics is a bonus.
  • Wide ranging knowledge of micro-controllers and SoCs is a bonus
  • Knowledge relating to reliability testing and component selection as a function of lifetime is a bonus.
  • You like to work in a team context with the other design departments (mechanical design, product development).
  • You have a sense of initiative and responsibility.
  • You can organize your work independently.
  • You take a leading role in the organisation with regard to electronics development and you advise your colleagues.
  • You set out the guidelines for standardizing electronics development in the organisation.

BENEFITS

  • You will be joining a team of enthusiastic and passionate colleagues.
  • You will be working on the design en development of truly unique products and solutions, end-to-end!
  • Comate offers a broad portfolio of training and educational courses, allowing you to grow.
  • Comate is a fast growing company, so you can grow with us and grow in your area of expertise or interest.
  • You will be able to work in a cool office right in the heart of the vibrant city of Leuven
  • You will get an attractive salary package with a lot of extra benefits
  • And yes, Comate was elected SME of the year!

INTERESTED?

Apply via our platform.

DESCRIPTION

Comate is looking for a smart and passionate Business Developer to join our team. As we become a partner of our clients, you’ll have to inspire, guide and tackle problems for our clients or prospects. Together with the team you’ll grow our business in existing and new markets. You have the energy to work towards open-up new possibilities, meet a lot of people and get them excited about Comate and the opportunity to build something truly incredible with us. The role offers a high degree of autonomy and requires an entrepreneurial spirit to make it happen.

You will:

  • Tell our prospective clients about our passionate team of 50 engineers and designers. Show them that we develop unique products that are more innovative and more advanced than anything that is currently available.
  • Work closely with the marketing team to build a story that sticks.
  • Provide a perspective to both client and internal teams, delivering critical business insights and launching initiatives that impact the market.
  • Network actively, set up calls, handle contract negotiations and help the customers to solve their problem.

REQUIREMENTS

  • You have a master’s degree and at least 3 years of experience in a similar role
  • You have excellent communication & negotiation skills
  • A positive attitude & plenty of initiative
  • You’re fluent in Dutch and English (oral and written)
  • Energy, focus and the will to achieve
  • The highest professional standards
  • You’re an assertive closer, you seal the deal

BENEFITS

You will work in a very nice working environment where:

  • Every single one of us has the same motivation: to make things better. We want to build products that have a positive impact and that we can be proud of.
  • That’s why we are challenging ourselves and our colleagues every day. “Are we building the right product?” You hope that your colleague will just demolish your ideas. Suppose he doesn’t and you client does. Or much worse: the market does.
  • Open communication! Every Friday noon, we have a quick stand-up meeting where we tell about the mistakes we made. In that way, no one else needs to make the same mistake.
  • Ask our colleagues about the atmosphere at work. It’s amazing. We enjoy our work and are passionate about what we do.
  • On top of that: an attractive salary package with a company car and other benefits
  • A nice office environment in the city center of Leuven

INTERESTED? 

Apply via our application platform.

Comate is a rapidly-growing company continuously looking for new talent. We invite candidates of diverse backgrounds and skillsets to apply and join our team in Leuven.Can’t you find a suitable vacancy? No problem, you can always apply spontaneously! We are always looking for:

  • Engineers
  • Product Developers
  • Industrial Designers

We will assess your CV and motivation letter and add you to our Talent Bank. As soon as we have an opportunity, we will get in touch with you.
Apply now: jobs@comate.be

What happens if you decide to apply for one of our jobs?

The whole process contains four steps. Each step we get to know each other better.

1. YOU APPLY

You have discovered our jobs, have read our job descriptions and are now enthusiastic to send us your CV through our online solicitation system.

2. SCREENING

Our recruitment team will answer you as soon as possible: we will look at your CV and when we see a match, we will contact you for the first interview.

If we cannot give you a job opportunity right now, we will let you know as soon as possible, and we will add your CV to our database for opportunities in the future.

3. INTERVIEWS

In this phase, we organize a couple of interviews, sometimes through phone or Skype. Afterwards, we arrange a meeting of one hour with one of our HR people.

If there is still a match, we will schedule a more technical interview with one of our project engineers. During this meeting, you can show your technical know-how and creativity.

4. THE DECISION

Once you have participated in all of these meetings, we will evaluate the whole process and decide if we will offer you the job.

If this is the case, we will send you a proposition, which we will discuss with you over the phone.

If this is not the case, we will always let you know why and are always willing to give more information.

Don’t hesitate to apply!

We are always curious to see what you have to offer. If you have any questions before you want to apply, you can always contact us via jobs@comate.be. Even if you already applied in the past and you want to add some things to your CV or solicitation, you can always contact us. Hope to hear from you soon!

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