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Product Engineer NL

Product Engineer NL

Product Engineer NL 150 150 Sparck Technologies


Sparck Technologies B.V. (formerly Quadient), is an automated packaging solutions provider with a decade of experience built on a spirit of innovation and commitment to improving our environment. We have been leading with purpose when it comes to eliminating excessive packaging and saving companies valuable resources. While we continue to make a positive difference to the world around us, our success is not only due to the quality of our product. We only succeed with the combined strength and diversity of our global team who are truly passionate about our packaging mission. Together, combined with our rapidly growing team of engineers, sales, service and marketing professionals, we are creating a better future – for the planet, for future generations and for every Sparck Technologies team member.

The current product engineer will retire soon and we are looking for a replacement. You will be a product engineer of the European service team and execute projects with customers for new APS installations in Europe, coordinate the Field Service activities for the installed base  and provide field service activities where necessary. You will report to the  Service Manager Europe based in Drachten, the Netherlands.


We are looking for a pro-active and self-driven colleague with the right balance between personal and technical skills and who has the ability to synchronize with other cultures.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechatronics or Mechanical Engineering with 10+ years of experience
  • Analytical skills to structure and solve complex technical problems
  • IT networking skills are considered as a pro
  • Good communicator and you like working in an international environment
  • Project management and organizing skills
  • Willingness to travel for around 50% of your time, on-call duty shifts
  • Dutch and English speaking
  • Customer service oriented
  • Innovative, self-assured and decision making ability
  • You are based in Drachten, the Netherlands



  • Customer project management (site planning, customization functional requirement document)
  • Coordination of subcontractor engineers
  • Maintain the primary contact with the customer for assigned installed base. Have regular update meetings with customers to improve satisfaction and discuss business developments
  • Provide on-site installation, validation, commissioning and training of Automatic Packaging Solutions Systems
  • Perform hands-on remote and on-site troubleshooting, service and repairs
  • Support requests and issue management
  • Spares management towards end customer
  • Keep close contact with various disciplines of the APS team
  • Supporting pre-sales activities
  • Develop additional documentation for product release, training and maintenance
  • Position works in a rotating on-call schedule ( 2nd level on-call duty)

We offer:

You will work in an international company, with colleagues that have a relentless drive to help companies to improve their performance by offering intelligent and situation-specific solutions. And with all the knowledge, equipment, systems and services that are critical for their success. We will offer you a competitive salary and a healthy work environment. If you want to be part of a highly motivated, energetic team that is changing the packing automation industry, please send in your motivation letter and resume to recruitment@sparcktechnologies.com. More information on www.sparcktechnologies.com. If you have additional questions, please contact Sieta Woudman, +31 512-589300.

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If you want to be part of a highly motivated, energetic team that is changing the packing automation industry, please send in your motivation letter and resume.

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