Optotune Switzerland AGis a strongly growing and internationally active optics company based in Zurich, Switzerland. We develop, manufacture and market the latest generation of adaptive optical elements for industrial and consumer markets. Optotune’s vision is to enable customers to create innovative products by providing them with unique optical components.
To strengthen our R&D team, we are looking for a:
Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Product / Process Development
Reporting Line:Group Leader Product Development Lenses and Mechanical Engineering
Working within our product development team: you are responsible for the design of exciting new products integrating advanced technologies to meet the strict demands of our high profile customer base. You are also be involved in concept and detailed design of the process technologies that underpin the product development.
Your main responsibilities:
Detailed design of new products from concept development through to product launch
Design of process tools to support the manufacture of products
Feasibility studies and evaluation of new concepts
Creating and maintaining CAD models and technical drawings Prototyping and evaluation of prototypes
Electromechanical FEM simulations
Collaboration with project leaders and multidisciplinary team members
Education in engineering design / mechanical or electrical engineering (preferably BSc/MSc)
Creative and analytical thinking, proactive, well organized, autonomous, hands-on, open-minded for challenging ideas
Out of the box thinking
Experience in product development, preferably in optics, watch or consumer electronics industries
Mechanical design experience (e.g. with Solidworks)
Experience in plastic injection molding
Good German and English round off your profile
Are you a creative person looking for a challenging job in an innovative environment? Are you ready to take on responsibility and influence the future of our company? Are you determined to use your skills to develop revolutionary products pushing existing boundaries? If so, then we would be pleased to get to know you.
We are a dynamic and motivated team. We live an open culture in which your work will be crucial to the success of the company. You will work with extraordinary colleagues, all striving for one common goal: to create an outstanding company.