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Engineering Technician

Company description

Barco designs technology to enable bright outcomes around the world. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). In 2019, we realized sales of +1.100 billion euro. We have a team of 3,500 employees, located in 90 countries, whose passion for technology is captured in 400 granted patents.

Job description

Barco Healthcare’s R&D team is looking for a hands-on engineering technician to support the introduction of a couple of new products in the medical market. As a engineering technician you will be part of a large international R&D team and will be responsible for building a variety of prototypes within the development phase of the project as well as early mock-up samples for technology demonstration. This position is situated in Barco Healthcare and will involve the development of customized visualization solutions for medical devices. As a engineering technician you will get in touch with a variety of new technologies and contribute to the future of healthcare.

We are looking for self-directed, collaborative, and flexible candidates with a strong affinity to mechanics and electronics, that are willing to wear several hats.

Key Responsibilities

As engineering technician, you will:

Be responsible for building prototypes in different phases of the product development cycle
Provide overall support to the development team in these 3 domains:

  • mechanics
  • electronics
  • testing

Liaise with both the R&D and production colleagues to solve technical problems.

Searched Profile

  • Ideally has a Bachelor’s degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering or Electronics;
  • A very first experience in prototyping is considered a plus, but graduates are surely welcome to apply!
  • Communicates fluently in English (speaking/writing);
  • Is a flexible teamplayer.

We offer

  • A permanent contract;
  • An interesting, challenging job with lots of autonomy, teamwork and an international scope;
  • The opportunity to work for an international market leader where innovation does matter;
  • Internal training in our Barco University;
  • A modern and state of the art working environment in our Campus in Kortrijk.

Kazi competences

Discover below the values and teamroles that are important for this job. Do the Kazi-test to see if you are matching with those competences.


A challenging team member tries to maximize each collaborative partner’s potential and engages everyone to strive for excellent performance.
Team player
A team player can engage action from each team member and likes to work in a team. The employee has an eye for atmosphere and trust.


In this job, the employee must closely follow procedures, agreements, or work methods. There is a clear job description and the employee often receives feedback about his or her performance by means of structured consultation. The employee primarily has contact within the organization and contact is informal in nature.
In this job, it is important to continue training. This allows the employee to further develop and for career opportunities to materialize—both within the position, as well as toward another position. There is a lot of freedom in the order in which the tasks can be performed.

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