System designer’s perspective

Systems designers devise, configure and control the system engineering of high-tech systems such as processing machines (ASML, Thermo Fisher, Philips, several smaller OEMs), instruments (E.g., space, measuring systems), factory automation systems (production lines). Systems designers consider business objectives , budgets, and resources in order to devise the best solution. An engineer with a professional master System Design has a much broader view on the total system and is technically managing the relationships between the monofunctional modules. The system designer is the spider in the web of development.

Do you have the ambition to achieve technical results, you want less dull moments and you want to be considered crucial in your company. Being a system designer will bring more joy into your life.

The master System Design is also helpful to enable your next step in your career, since Fontys closely works together with the industry. Fontys stimulates your graduation project can be eventually connected to your next job in industry. A broad number of companies support this master by helping us with the curriculum, by offering guest lecturers and graduation projects.

The master will also enlarge your engineering position compared to a bachelor position in the industry.

The Eindhoven region is well known of its high-tech industry. More than 100 companies are involved in this domain, both as OEMs and Supplying companies. The high-tech industry is a major pillar on economics and looking for a lot of technical people. This master fits perfectly into the needs of this industry and will open career possibilities for a professional master System Designer.