Mechanical /Equipment development engineer

Salary Competitive

Comptek Solutions is a forerunner in compound semiconductor surface engineering. We deliver state-of- the-art passivation processes and equipment for the global optoelectronics and power electronics markets. We are looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer to support the R&D team in developing production equipment and customized tools to implement the technology. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and self-driven professional willing to work with cutting-edge technology and collaborate with world-leading semiconductor equipment manufacturers. This is a great chance to get early involved in the development of a high-impact technology and expand your career proportionally to the growth of the company.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • 3D and 2D design of production equipment, processing tools, and different types of mechanical jigs together with the R&D team

  • FEM simulation, including thermal and flow (CFD)

  • Coordination with equipment manufacturers and component vendors

  • Generation and ownership of equipment manuals and other relevant technical documentation

  • Equipment adaptation/modification in cooperation with customers

  • Development and quality control of equipment

Skills and qualifications needed in this role:

  • Master of Science or higher degree in Mechanical engineering

  • Strong experience in 3D CAD modelling (preferably Solid Edge/Solid Works)

  • FEM simulation skills (mainly thermal and flow simulations)

  • Ability and desire to create innovative concept proposals

  • Experience designing industrial equipment is a significant advantage

  • Ability to size mechanical systems to meet the demands of the equipment life cycle

  • Thorough understanding of CE and safety requirements

  • Ability to prioritise tasks and manage time effectively

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English

The ideal candidate is self-motivated, pro-active and driven to make things happen.

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Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Maternity / paternity leave
Maternity / paternity leave

Kids are the future, go spend time with them.

Healthcare insurance
Healthcare insurance

Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

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Comptek Solutions

Comptek Solutions commercializes a revolutionary and proprietary technology to boost the efficiency of uLEDs, Lasers and other types of semiconductor devices. Power consumption reduction and lower manufacturing costs are needed in the most demanding applications that are booming around us such as VR/AR , autonomous driving or high speed communications. We are currently working with world top semiconductor companies and helping them to make the next generation chips and enabling less power hungry devices. The company and its technology has recently been shortlisted as one of the 44 most relevant spinoffs in the world by the prestigious Nature research publisher.

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