Posted 7 months ago

Skel-Ex is a young and dynamic startup based at Europe’s top tech incubator, YES! Delft. Four years ago, we founded the concept of assisting manual workers with an exoskeleton. We designed and developed something no one else had done before: a practical suit that makes working with heavy tools effortless. We are active in aerospace, shipbuilding and automotive sectors. Working at a tech-startup is not like any other job; it will give you a lot of energy, motivation and the drive to conquer the world! YOU:

  • Passion for technology
  • Self-motivated
  • Able to work both individually and as part of a team
  • Strong work ethic
  • Creative thinker
  • Able to find ways around any obstacle


  • Develop concepts, build prototypes and test them in collaboration with the Skel-Ex team
  • Focus is on transferring exoskeleton forces in the most comfortable manner on the human body
  • Minimum involvement 3 days a week
  • Duration 3 / 6 months
  • Involvement in other on-going projects possible depending on skill and motivation

Skills/ Requirements

  • Candidate needs to be enrolled as a student at university / HBO level in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering or related curriculum
  • Knowledge of prototyping flexible materials ( rubber, textile ) used in wearable technologies will be useful
  • Strong knowledge of basic mechanics
  • Interested in biomechanical design, robotics, ergonomics, and future technologies

Do you have the background that could support Skel-Ex and are you interested in learning about the business? Please get in touch, we’d love to get to know you better! Send your CV, photo and motivation letter to us at

Job Features

Job CategoryDesign
Job IndustryEngineering

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