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Innovation System Engineer - Mechatronics Development Lithography (all genders) 

We are mission critical 

Beyond Gravity, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, is the first startup to combine agility, speed and innovation with decades of experience and proven quality. Around 1600 employees at 12 locations in six countries (Switzerland, Sweden, Austria, Germany, USA and Finland) develop and manufacture products for satellites and launch vehicles with the goal of advancing humankind and enabling the exploration of the world and beyond. Beyond Gravity is the preferred supplier of structures for all types of launch vehicles and a leader in selected satellite products and for constellations in the New Space sector. Beyond Gravity also uses its space knowledge for applications outside of space technology: The high-precision products have already been used in the semiconductor industry for more than 20 years.


Job summary

Develop high-end mechatronics systems and investigate new concepts within the lithography division located in Switzerland and Germany.


Your responsibilities

  • Within the project team, generate ideas and solutions that create value for our customers. The research and development team is usually composed of mechanical, analysis, design engineers and a system architect or system engineer that leads the team.
  • Create key concepts and innovative solutions, focusing on next generation of mechatronic systems to service our customers
  • Perform engineering work, this includes i) specification engineering involving the customer, identification of design drivers, ii) fast evaluation of concept(s) using mathematical models or simulation tools, iii) identification of suitable state-of-the art components/technologies, iv) defining and testing prototypes, v) provide technical engineering support (internal and at supplier)
  • Participate to customer reviews, including effective presentations of working results.
  • Establish or review technical project reports in English. E.g. technology survey, feasibility study, specifications, design justification file including trade-off, simulation model description, analysis report, test plan and test report.


Your profile

  • Master or PhD in Mechanical/Mechatronic Engineering or related fields
  • Experience in technical development of high-end mechatronic products.
  • Be familiar with innovation process and tools as well as Agile practices is an asset.
  • Broad understanding, competence, and experience in mechatronics engineering for demanding applications, for example, lithography (mechatronic unit for optical systems), scientific instruments, MedTech, aerospace or vacuum applications.

Your contact

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Zürich, ZH, CH

Job Experience Level:  Professionals
Job Category/Job Family:  Engineering
Req ID:  6090

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