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Modular Lighting Instruments. For over 40 years, we have pushed the boundaries of architectural lighting. We wrote history with our bold designs and amazing campaigns. Being provocative made it possible for us to create icons in the lighting industry. Innovative problem solving allows us to write the future. By anticipating future trends and by developing and using the latest technology, we continue to be pioneers in architectural lighting.

When you become a part of Modular, you become part of a family at the same time. Although our roots are in Belgium, we are a global player, which gives an international touch to the job. As a new employee, you are expected to think freely and thereby actively contribute to the development of our business so that we can continue to be at the forefront of architectural lighting.

For our HQ in Roeselare we are looking for a Product Development Engineer to expand our R&D team:


What you'll do

  • You are responsible for the development of new luminaire designs.
  • You follow the progress of the development of your products closely. You continuously adjust where necessary to assure a quick and efficient development process.
  • During the development process you take into account the different internal and external manufacturing processes, quality requirements and the expectations of the customers, the product management team and the marketing department.
  • You spend maximum 20% of your time on product development of customer specific projects.
  • You coordinate and guide the testing procedures that are necessary for the development of the products. Installation-friendly, aesthetically perfect, technically advanced, energy-efficient, sustainable, flexible and modular highly qualitative design are embedded in you daily work.

What you'll need

To be successful in this role, you understand what it takes to make a high-end brand better every single day. Therefore, you should bring:


  • Bachelor or master’s degree in (Electro)Mechanics or Product Design or you have equivalent experience.
  • Interest in technology is a must, experience in lighting is an advantage.
  • Thorough knowledge of CAD software, preferable Siemens NX.
  • Interest for and knowledge of 3D visualizations and rendering software.
  • Knowledge of BIM within lighting industry is an advantage.
  • You have an eye for continuous improvement and an analytical mindset.
  • You are flexible and enjoy working in a team.
  • You have knowledge of industrial product development processes and are familiar with material manufacturing processes for plastics, metals and alloys, wood or glass.
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English (spoken and written).

What we offer

  • A dynamic, young growth company with an international reputation with career opportunities for result-driven employees.
  • A no-nonsense mentality with quick decisions.
  • The support of an experienced colleague during the training period that leaves room for personal initiative.
  • Remuneration according to your abilities and experience.
  • Healthy work-life balance, you can enjoy flexible working hours and the possibility to work from home.

About Modular Lighting Instruments

Inspiring architects, interior designers, engineers, installers, and our partners with the best architectural technical LED lighting in the world is what we do every day.
Our products are engineered and developed in Belgium on the foundation of quality and technical superiority. Together with our own and external designers, we add our visual signature that creates the unique and recognized Modular design.
We value reliability. Say what you do and do what you say is our motto. Any question or remark from our customers or partners is another opportunity to find the perfect solution. As much in product as in service.
At our Modular homebases all over the world, we have a unique atmosphere that thrives on creativity and change. Always with respect for each individual or group, giving chances to all.
This has built the unique brand communication and visual strength of Modular.
We are lighting experts, we create lighting solutions and that's how we become the brand.