Permanent Position as Development Engineer in the Field of MEMS Technology (m/ w/ d) in Itzehoe (near Hamburg) or Kiel

MEMS mirror with glass dome for laser scanning

OQmented is a startup in the field of microchip development for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS). We enable the world’s largest consumer and automotive companies to achieve breakthroughs for augmented reality displays, 3D camera systems and autonomous driving through innovative products. For this purpose, we develop and produce compact deflection systems for laser beams, which can be used, for example, for laser projection systems in AR glasses or for 3D cameras.

How does this sound to you?

  • Your input counts! Every idea could change the world, which is why we encourage active exchange across all departments and levels.
  • Develop technological solutions and new product categories. We create new markets with our products!
  • In our team, you can arrive and feel comfortable. Fun and work go hand in hand.
  • In order to be innovative and successful, we learn together and from each other. We are open to change and remain free of standards.

Your role:

  • Screening and evaluation of new and alternative technologies and materials
  • New and further development of existing as well as new, innovative MEMS process and piezo technologies
  • Identification and resolution of process integration problems
  • Support for individual process development
  • Participation in the roadmap development for the field of MEMS technology
  • Planning and systematic transfer of MEMS technology development to series production
  • Supervision and coordination of external partners and suppliers
  • Link between MEMS design, manufacturing and characterization

Your qualifications:

  • Degree (MSc/Dipl/PhD) in the field of material science, microsystems technology, physics, electrical engineering or a comparable qualification
  • Several years of professional experience in the field of MEMS/ microsystems technology or the semiconductor industry in a comparable position
  • Experience with piezo materials desirable
  • Knowledge of product and technology development and transfer to series production is an advantage
  • Good knowledge of MS Office, MS Project and Jira or similar desirable
  • Good knowledge of German and English
  • Openness to change
  • Passion for future technologies

What we offer you:

  • A permanent job in a startup with colleagues from all over the world
  • Contribution to a private pension plan of €100/month from day one (for a 40-hour week)
  • Regular team events, free drinks and coffee
  • Flexible working hours and 30 vacation days – and none of us work on Christmas Eve or New Year’s either 😉
  • Innovation, passion, teamwork, fun… that’s what our employees say about OQmented
  • A healthy mix of office and home office- even after COVID (depending on operational requirements)
  • An employee-referral-program


Then take your chance and send us your application documents (CV, certificates as well as your rough salary expectations, your availability/notice period) by e-mail to: Feel free to write to us in English or German.
Do you have any questions about OQmented? Finja Tiedemann and Brigitte Berghaus are happy to answer them! Would you like to know who your future technical contact is? Look for Frank on our About Us-page.