Arrow Electronics Business Process Engineer in Venlo, Netherlands


Business Process Engineer

Job Description:

Do you want to improve the technical processes inside a high-tech company?

Arrow Electronics is a global provider of products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions. A company with 20.000 employees worldwide and more than 750 employees working in Venlo Arrow Electronics DLC. Arrow EMEA has the largest and most modern electronic components warehouse in Venlo. The Distribution Logistics Centre in Venlo supplies 40.000 European customers. More than 6.000 packages a day are shipped to customers all over Europe, as well as worldwide. Arrow stands for ambition, passion and reliability and strives to be and stay the no. 1 in the business. The corporate culture within Arrow can be described as informal, open, direct and result oriented.

Because of growth, we are looking for a Business Process Engineer for our Programming Center. One of Arrow’s main Value Added Services is programming of programmable semiconductor devices. For this Arrow has Programming Center’s located over the globe, from which the one located in Venlo at the Distribution and Logistics Center, serves customers for the EMEA market.

In your role of Business Process Engineer you will be responsible for technical set-up, support and maintenance of production processes (hardware and software). You will improve internal and customer processes and implement changes inside the programming center. Your tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Design and build equipment/processes. Develop process and procedure, create, maintain and provide documentation. Evaluate and maintain quality of cycle time and processes.

  • Specialized engineering projects with regard to decreasing production time, increasing capacity and adhere to automotive standards.

  • Analyse manufacturing and technical device related issues, respond to production issues and use FMEA to prevent failures.

  • Identify and implement improvements to equipment or personnel utilization on the production floor and make lay-out improvements.

  • Make root-cause analyses in case of production and/or customer issues.

  • Provide technical and training support—develop, update and maintain work instructions and procedures.

  • Lead teams, mentor individuals with respect to production and quality issues, metrics and formal problem solving.

We are looking for an innovative, reliable, an enthusiastic person, with a “hands-on” state of mind. You have finished a bachelor (HBO) or academic education in Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a comparable technical education and you have at least 5 years of relevant experience in a manufacturing engineering environment. Experience with quality methods (as Root-Cause-Analysis, 8D reporting) and programmable electronic devices (as microcontrollers, EEPROM,NOR and NAND flash etc.) is preferred.

Software Programming Skills (VB, DotNet, PHP) is a big plus.

Competence in English language – written and spoken – is essential, knowledge of de German and Dutch language is a plus. You work structured, detailed and accurately.

Furthermore you have good communication skills and you have the ability to interact with all levels inside the organization as well as outside our company. Next to that you are able to analyze problems and processes and you can work individual without losing the total overview.

You feel comfortable in an environment where quality, working accurately and continuous improving are the main driving concepts.

We offer a challenging job within a modern and dynamic organization. You will work in an international, ambitious and growth oriented company with a global scope. The terms of employment are in conformity with the market.

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Please refer to the source where you found this open position.

Arrow Europe, Dirk Hartogweg 8, 5928 LV Venlo.

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When submitting your application at Arrow within EMEA, the responsible entity for the collection of your personal data, to which you have applied, is the Arrow Group Company specified below:

Global Components Netherlands

BV Arrow Electronics DLC, Dirk Hartogweg 8, 5928LV Venlo, Netherlands

Acquisition with regard to this position is not appreciated.



Time Type:

Full time

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Arrow is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Arrow will make reasonable accommodations that enable qualified individuals to perform the essential functions of their jobs so long as the accommodation does not create an undue hardship.