Permanent Position as Product Engineer (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:

  • Responsible for qualification and support of products
  • Coordination of production and product-related activities with suppliers
  • Qualification of suppliers und support in the implementation of quality processes and standards
  • Responsible for determining potential for product/production improvement, such as cost savings
  • Definition of production-relevant quality characteristics over several manufacturing stages of a product
  • Processing of product-specific customer inquiries and customer complaints
  • Product documentation and its evaluation e.g. on reliability, yield, FMEA, etc.
  • Root cause analysis activities and corrective actions for yield losses and manufacturing problems Support for document creation of PCN, PDN, etc

Your qualifications:

  • Technical degree in the field of microelectronics, electronics, optics, or similar relevant experience in a comparable position
  • Experience in wafer fabrication and build & assembly processes
  • Knowledge of international quality standards and guidelines, e.g. AEC-Q
  • Familiar with standard software tools (e.g. MS Office) and problem-solving techniques
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Team player and willingness to travel (to a limited extent)
  • 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 Vincent on our About Us-page.