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R&D Engineer - Conveyor Systems

Requisition ID:  1869

Louvain-la-Neuve, BE

Shift:  Full-Time
Kind of contract:  Open Ended Contract


IBA Industrial is the world leader in electron and proton accelerators for industrial applications. 
IBA's unique E-beam, X-ray and proton solutions are used across the world in many different applications such as medical devices sterilization, food pasteurization, wire and cable crosslinking, property enhancement for various materials, safety and detection, crystal modification, etc. 
With over 250 IBA Industrial accelerators active across the world, we supply complete irradiation solutions from site planning and optimization, engineering and integration of all operational systems to assistance in operation. 


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As Conveyor Engineer : 

  • You are part of R&D department in charge of project support for all the product handling system (PHS) sold by IBA Industrial Services.
  • You report to the R&D Manager and work in close collaboration with Integration Architect, Product Manager, PHS System Oner and Customer Project Managers.
  • You will be in charge of the efficient installation of conveying system on our project site - for that purpose you are participating in all development steps of the system from the requireents writing, the design until its final acceptance onsite.

Challenges we trust you with

  • Participating to the pre-engineering step of our projects
  • Designing (with sub-contractor) the conveyor system of all customer site, with the support of conveyor system owner, product manager and integration architect
  • Writing the requirements and the tests to do for each project site
  • Supporting sub-contractor in deployment of conveying system on customer site
  • Participating to IQ/OQ of the conveying system
  • Insuring conveyor system delivery in due time with support of Project Managers.
  • Improving conveyor product in line with product roadmap and based on your knowledge and experience

What we value

  • A master degree in engineering or industrial sciences, preferably in electro mechanics, electronics or electricity, or an equivalent experience.
  • +/- 5 years of experience in R&D environment or customer project implementation; in an international and multicultural environment.
  • Experience in Conveying system is mandatory.
  • A very good knowledge of MS Office is an asset.
  • An analytical, logical and pragmatic mind.
  • Good ability to report status of your work.
  • Good communication skills in English and French.
  • Willing to travel up to 25% of your time.

And you also are:

  • A team player, curious but rigorous.
  • Fascinated by technology, you have a broad technical knowledge and you are always willing to update it continuously.
  • Flexible person with very good planning & organizing skills.
  • Able to organize your work autonomously and you enjoy taking initiatives.

Cherry on the cake

  • Attractive salary package that corresponds to your experience level (including a company car)
  • Flexible home office policy (+/- 2 days on site/week depending on your projects) 
  • Many possibilities of evolution
  • A team that listens and leaves room for everyone’s development
  • Environment with cutting-edge technologies and challenging problems
  • Work at a Bcorp Certified company
  • Good work/life balance 

Life at IBA

Diversity is fundamental to our culture. We value the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives and talents they bring to IBA. We learn from and respect the cultures in which we work, promote diversity within our workforce, and have an inclusive environment that helps each and every one of us to fully contribute to IBA’s success.

The identity of IBA is characterized by a group of colleagues driven by motivation, curiosity, creativity, the desire to learn on a daily basis, by technical challenges and above all by a highly developed team and family spirit that makes the daily life smoother and more enjoyable!

By joining a team of about 40 nationalities and working on more than 45 different sites on 3 continents, IBA offers you the opportunity of a meaningful career with a direct impact in the fight against cancer.

We are driven by: 

  • Innovating in a cutting-edge technology environment
  • Developing professional and personal skills by learning on the Job; by participating in challenging projects; top class courses 
  • Evolving in a friendly culture environment based upon solid values (dare - share - care - be fair) 
  • Acting autonomously and belonging to motivated teams with good work-life balance 
  • Contributing to a company where sustainability, safety and well-being are key to our success

If you are passionate, cause-driven, you can make this quest yours by joining our dedicated colleagues and give your career a new meaning.


Industrial Solutions - Sustainable ionization solutions for medical device sterilization

IBA Industrial is the world leader in electron-based irradiation solutions for industrial applications. E-beam and X-Ray irradiation can be used in a wide range of applications, such as food irradiation or polymer cross-linking.

IBA Industrial is focused on the market of medical device sterilization. The market is at a very favorable turning point, mainly due to the increased scrutiny and scarcity of the two dominant technologies: Gamma and ethylene oxide.

Industrial Solutions’ Achievements

- IBA is the only supplier of high-power E-beam and X-Ray accelerators

- IBA supplies most of the installed power on the electron beam sterilization market

- Compared to other chemical technologies, the electricity powered accelerator is the most environmentally friendly option

IBA Industrial Solutions website.

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