Process / Production engineer (m/f)

Optotune AG

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

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

As a senior engineer with an experience in development or transfer of industrial products into the production you are responsible to build-up a production site in Trnava and lead a team of engineers and production employees.
Your main responsibilities:
• Lead a production site and related process-engineering team
• Manage and organize knowledge transfer of existing processes / production / assembly steps from Switzerland to Trnava including process documentation and adaption
• Coordinate production ramp-up
• Develop new (automated) production equipment and processes together with the Swiss engineering team
• Build-up valuable manufacturing / supplier relations

• MSc/BSc degree in electrical or mechanical or process engineering or equivalent studies
• At least 3 years of experience in electrical or mechanical or process 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 spoken and written English or 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 in English or German to:

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Educational Specialization

Mechanical Engineering, Electronics, Process Engineering

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) or
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


Contact person: Simeon Kredatus
Tel.: +421948324636
E-mail: send CV
ID: 2632518   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.2.2017