Development Engineer Sensor Technology / Mechanical / 100%

 Kägiswil, Zwitserland

With high-quality optical components and sensor systems, we offer solutions for the telecommunications, automotive, medical, environmental and automation sectors. Our success is based not least on the trust placed in us by our customers worldwide. Our shared enthusiasm for microtechnology spurs us on to develop products with the highest precision and reliability. Our corporate culture is reflected in our slogan.

For the team of our R&D, Sensor Development department, we are looking for you as a goal-oriented and innovative personality to join us as a

Development Engineer Sensor Technologies | Mechanical

Your main tasks:

  • Development of high-precision gas sensors in the field of laser gas detection
  • Creation of modular sensor solution concepts (optomechanics) using system engineering methods
  • Conception, development and realization of innovative, high-quality product developments in mechanical engineering and sensor design
  • Develop industrial, innovative design solutions, including their system specification, design calculations of drift, tolerances and reliability
  • Creation of 3-D CAD models and 2-D drawings with Solid Edge
  • Technical support in supplier management in cooperation with strategic purchasing, sampling with the quality department as well as root cause analysis for complex issues
  • support of the manufacturing department in the construction and testing of production samples and prototypes
  • Cross-functional collaboration with internal specialists such as microtechnologists, physicists and electrical and design engineers.


Your profile:

  • Master's degree or university degree in mechanical engineering (mechatronics), sensor technology, microsystems technology or precision mechanics
  • proven knowledge in the creation of complex, precise mechanical assemblies
  • professional experience in the industrial development of sensor systems is an advantage
  • good knowledge of German and English required
  • pleasant manners as well as reliable, responsible and structured personality


Have we caught your interest? Iris Gisler, Head of Human Resources, is looking forward to receiving your complete application documents by e-mail.