Certification Engineer

  • Staff
  • Almere
  • University degree
  • Higher Vocational Education
  • More than 3 years

Are you analytically strong and do you think it is important that our "in-house" developed products meet the right standards and certifications? Do you want to further professionalize this process and work for an organization in the heart of the energy transition? Then we are looking for you.

What are you going to do?

As a Certification Engineer you will ensure that our products meet the standards and certifications that are already set. You are able to interpret international standards of electrotechnical components and products in the right way. From this, you derive a test strategy to demonstrate compliance with these norms and standards within our own test department and external test institutes. You will also be involved in new product development in order to establish the certification requirements at an early stage.

At Alfen, electrical hardware and software is developed within multidisciplinary R&D teams for applications including charging stations and energy storage systems. Production and assembly take place at our Dutch location in Almere. Product certification encompasses the disciplines of Power Electronics, Software Control Technology and Electrical Engineering.

Your duties will further include:

  • Identify legislative frameworks for new product development;
  • Establishing test procedures and test planning;
  • Coordinate internal and external testing activities;
  • Manage test documentation and test configurations;
  • Risk assessment for design changes;
  • Participation in international standardization platforms.

What do we offer you?

We offer you an intellectually challenging position at the heart of the energy transition. You will contribute to the success of our innovative R&D department. Depending on your education and experience, we offer an appropriate salary. Furthermore, we find it important that you develop further as a professional. We expect you to take the initiative and, in consultation with your manager, make choices that support your career with us.

What do we ask of you?

You are result and quality oriented and have excellent communication skills. For this challenging and versatile role we are looking for someone with analytical skills and the motivation to understand norms and standards in detail. In your resume we would like to see:

  • A completed WO degree, in the direction of: Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace etc;
  • That you have knowledge of and experience with: and IEC, ISO, NEN, DIN, IEEE, and European Directives;
  • Affinity with High-tech and/or Automotive industry;
  • Interest in defining and improving processes;
  • Accurate and meticulous document management;
  • Very good reporting skills;
  • Excellent command of the English language, preferably also Dutch;

Have we sparked your interest?

Then we would like to hear from you. You can apply immediately by using the button function, but of course you can also first contact Marlon de Vries, Team Lead Corporate Recruiter, at telephone number 06-13480850.