Robotics R&D Mechatronics Engineer

stow Robotics
Innovation, ambitious growth, technology, state-of-the-art robots – that’s stow Robotics in a nutshell. Due to the in-house design and manufacturing process of our systems, an exciting, hands-on work environment with plenty of challenges and advancement opportunities is guaranteed. Will you help shape the future of intralogistics?


, Belgium

Job Description

As a R&D Mechatronics Engineer, you are responsible for the optimization of existing products as well as the development of new standard product groups. Your tasks exist of:

  • Responsible for designing new products and the optimization of existing products.
  • Follow up a number of R&D projects in a very structured way, from brainstorming until handing them over to the product implementation department.
  • Make a detailed planning and carefully document all ongoing R&D projects. You follow up on the different R&D steps and continuously monitor whether costs, timing and investments are still in line with the initially defined objectives.
  • Check all designs against the current European and/or international guidelines and against all company and divisional agreements.
  • Are in close consultation with the project engineering department. Here, existing products are questioned and continuously checked against the needs of the market.
  • Coordinate the creation of prototypes and align the planning with the test engineer.
  • Align with the IT engineer for the adjustment or development of new software applications.
  • Keep yourself continuously up-to-date on the new trends within the logistics world.
  • Together with your colleagues, you set up innovation programs. For this, you work together with the logistics consultants. In this way, solutions are invented for new future logistic challenges.


  • You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechatronics, Electronics, Automation or a related field.
  • You have at least 2 years of engineering experience, preferably in the material handling, manufacturing, automation, machine, or aerospace industries.
  • Notions of functional safety, performance levels and risk analysis.
  • You have a keen interest in the full product picture, including electrical engineering, mechanical design and software.
  • You are an autonomous team player.
  • Being innovative is a core topic for you.
  • English is a must (C1 or higher).
  • Knowledge of Dutch is highly recommended.

Additional information

What do we offer you?

An attractive salary based in an international environment, and a great team of rack stars!