R&D Engineer for Additive Micromanufacturing of Metals

Glattbrugg, Switzerland

Our recently established high-tech company is looking for a talented R&D engineer who wants to shape and optimize our additive micromanufacturing processes. Become a key team member and help us to establish our patented, cutting-edge additive micromanufacturing technology worldwide.

As a successful and dynamic company in a very fast-growing and developing market, we offer a unique opportunity in which you can take the lead and be the driver - not the passenger.

During the past years, Exaddon AG grew organically as a business unit and was successfully spun off to become an independent company in 2019.    

We are mastering a second-to-none technology, and we are striving to make our vision come true to stimulate novel applications at the forefront of micromanufacturing.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to work in fundamental research, and then take those findings and develop them into market-ready products. Your work in this role will have significant impact on the company, and real-world application. The ideal candidate for this position combines exploratory research work with establishing clear and reproducible procedures for our customers.



Your Challenge

  • Your main mission is to take an exciting new technology to the next level of maturity

  • Prepare, execute and analyze µAM prints

  • Devise and conduct experiments to grow the capabilities of our µAM printing process

  • Develop the micromanufacturing workflow and the printing equipment further

  • Expand research findings and integrate them into our products

  • Participate in µAM projects with customers and scientists

  • Create technical protocols and documentation, both for our customers and for internal use

  • Support our customers and install systems, both remote and on-site


Your Profile

  • MSc. degree in electrical or mechanical engineering, applied physics or similar

  • You enjoy developing new technologies and making them of practical use with a keen eye for the commercial side

  • Practical experience within the field of micro- and nanotechnology and aqueous solution chemistry

  • Practical IT experience, both in knowledge and implementation

  • You thrive working in an agile environment, with an accurate way of working and a hands-on mentality

  • You like to work in a team and independently fulfill your own goals

  • Very good English skills (spoken and written), German is a plus

  • You enjoy the versatility of a position at a small and growing company

  • You have the permit to work in Switzerland (e.g., EU/EFTA or residency permits in Switzerland)



Our Offer

  • Develop a very exciting new additive micromanufacturing technology with a potentially high impact in research and industrial applications

  • Opportunity to visibly contribute to the success of our company

  • High-tech start-up environment

  • Your expertise and opinion will be heard, appreciated, and acted on

  • Opportunity for personal growth (in leadership, and in hard and soft skills)

  • Access to a state-of-the-art Electron Microscope for the analysis of the structures you printed

  • Great coffee - and it's free!

  • Gaming and power-nap area

Working Hours are Flexible

We do not have fixed working times- because it is you who knows best when you are most productive. 

Work and Life Balance

We encourage our employees to take care of their work-life balance, because we want to keep you as a productive, satisfied and healthy team member over a long time.

25 Days Vacation

We all enjoy 5 weeks of vacation and additionally, at Christmas, we close our office for one week - it's free.

Young & Motivated Team

Smart and motivated people like to work with smart and motivated people. If this is what you are looking for – please apply now.

Public Transport

Tram, Bus, S-Bahn, - take whatever is convenient for you. Located in Glattbrugg, near Zurich airport, our office is just a 2 min walk away from all public transport Zurich has to offer. 

Water, Coffee, a Gaming and Powernap Zone

We offer free coffee, and if you want to relax your brain, you can challenge your colleagues playing a video game or just take a power nap. 

Joining us means joining a motivated and young team as well as working with people in an open, collaborative and constructive way. We offer you a varied and independent role where your opinion and ideas matter and where your creativity is appreciated. 

You have the opportunity to be part of something new and contribute significantly to promote our cutting-edge technology throughout the world.

If you interested in being part of our young and ambitious company, then apply now via our online form or send an e-mail to [email protected] 

We look forward to hearing from you!