Process / Production / Electronics Engineer with entrepreneurial mindset (m/f)

Optotune AG

Place of work
Zurich, Switzerland, Bratislava, Trnava region
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

For our new development and production site in Bratislava (production site is located in the city's surroundings) we are looking for a senior engineer. With an experience in development and transfer of high-tech products into a production you are responsible to build-up a production site in Bratislava and lead a team of engineers and production employees.
Your main responsibilities:
• Build-up an engineering and production team in a new development and production site around Bratislava
• Manage and organize knowledge transfer of existing processes / production / assembly steps from Switzerland to Bratislava including process documentation and adaption
• Coordinate production ramp-up
• Develop new (automated) production equipment and processes together with the Swiss engineering team
• Run industrialization and manufacturing projects, feasibility studies and evaluations to enhance output, increase yield and decrease production cost.
• Equipment maintenance and calibration.
• Support supply chain in coordination of shipment of subassemblies and final products from and to Switzerland.
• Build-up valuable manufacturing / supplier relations.
• Technical documentation and financial reporting to head quarter

• MSc/BSc degree in electrical, mechanical or process engineering or equivalent studies.
• At least 7 years of experience in electrical or mechanical engineering with some experience in production or operations
• Entrepreneurial mindset, excellent communication and negotiation skills
• Proven management and leadership skills.
• Passion for electronics or opto-electronics and its implementation into new products.
• Experience in design, installation and validation of production infrastructure are valuable assets.
• Creative and analytical thinking, proactive, well organized, autonomous, hands-on, open-minded for challenging ideas.
• Proficient in both spoken and written English and German

Are you a dynamic person looking for a challenging job in an innovative environment? Are you ready to take on responsibility and influence the future of our company? If so, then we would be pleased to get to know you!
We are a young and motivated team. We live an open culture in which your work will be crucial to the success of the company. You will work directly with the company management and with extraordinary colleagues, all striving for one common goal: to enable optical innovations
If this opportunity interests you, please send your complete application documents to:

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Electronics, Process Engineering

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and
German - Upper intermediate (B2)

Number of years of experience



Brief description of the company

Optotune is a strongly growing and internationally active optics company based in Switzerland. We develop, manufacture and market the latest generation of electro-optical components for industrial and consumer markets.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Optotune AG
Bernstrasse 388
CH-8953 Dietikon
ID: 2632518   Datum zveřejnění: 14.10.2016