Development Engineer for Infrared Detectors (m/f)

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Location: Ludwigshafen, DE

Company: BASF SE

Job Field: Engineering
Location: Ludwigshafen, DE
Company: trinamiX GmbH
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: EN56839066_ONLE_1

trinamiX is the pioneer in adaptive 3D sensing. Founded in 2015, trinamiX GmbH is a spin-off and wholly-owned subsidiary of BASF SE, the world's leading chemical company. We are developing the most versatile sensor systems in adaptive 3D sensing. With our new technologies, we seek to simplify sensing methods and pave the way for new applications. We are looking for determined people to support our dynamic team. Our independence as a start-up combined with the competences of the BASF group allows for a fast and flexible product development in the electronic and sensor market. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and play.

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What you can expect

We are looking for a candidate to support trinamiX GmbH in the practical implementation of our 3D and IR measurement technology as soon as possible.

  • In the position of Development Engineer for Infrared Detector Modules, you will measure and interpret optoelectronic key data from sensors and sensor modules.
  • You will simulate circuits and sensors (e.g. with SPICE) and contribute in the development of readout circuits for detector rows.
  • You will provide support in the setup and characterization of optoelectronic measuring systems and circuits.
  • Your duties will include working out and programming measurement series to determine sensor data (LabView, Matlab or similar), along with developing detector specifications, including defining and preparing data sheets.
  • You will subsequently interpret the results gleaned and put them forward for joint discussion.

What we expect

  • You have a master's degree in physics, electrical engineering, mechatronics or optoelectronics or have amassed initial relevant professional experience in one of these disciplines after earning your bachelor's degree.
  • We are looking for candidates who enjoy developing new things with a creative, innovative approach.
  • You have experience in conceptualization and realization of test setups for optics and electronics and with measuring optoelectronics.
  • A good grasp of physics and electrical engineering is required.
  • You should have initial project experience and an independent, conscientious working style.
  • You are a good fit for us if you enjoy working as part of a team and are communicative.

We offer

Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

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