R&D Engineer for Additive Micromanufacturing of Metals

Glattbrugg, Switzerland

We are looking for a talented R&D engineer or R&D scientist with an problem-solving, inquisitive mindset and industry experience. This individual loves diving deep into engineering tasks and figuring out how things work and how things can be improved.

Do you want to shape the future of our additive micromanufacturing (µAM) technology? Help us establish our patented, cutting-edge additive micromanufacturing technology worldwide - and join our team!

This is a fantastic opportunity to improve a cutting-edge technology and to exchange with our scientific customers on their diverse range of applications. The ideal candidate for this position executes internal research challenges and exchanges knowledge and experience with our customers during the installation and warranty period. We are seeking candidates with proven industrial experience, and a motivated, problem-solving mindset.

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. 

Experience in the following fields is very beneficial: 


Precision engineering

Scanning probe microscopy

3D printing

Mechanical background

Chemical background

Material background

Electronics background

Signal processing

Programming/coding skills: Matlab, Python, C#

Work/industry experience 



Your Challenge

  • Your main mission is to become an expert on the exciting new µAM technology

  • Prepare, execute and analyze µAM prints

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

  • Mature 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

  • Train the customer


Your Profile

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

  • With your outgoing personality, it is easy for you to communicate and connect with people

  • You enjoy working with new technologies and diving deep into understanding how they work, & how they can be improved

  • Practical experience within the field of micro- and nanotechnology

  • 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)

  • You have 1-2 years industrial experience, and you approach problem solving with an efficient, industrial mindset



Our Offer

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

  • Becoming an µAM expert and our face to the customer 

  • Collaborating with international scientists

  • 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!