Lasers and Optics Engineer (m/f/d)

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Lasers and Optics Engineer (m/f/d)

SLM Solutions is an integrated solutions provider and metal additive manufacturing partner. The robust Selective Laser Melting metal additive manufacturing systems optimize fast, reliable and cost-efficient production for complex, completely dense metal parts.
With our approx. 500 Employees from over 25 nations, SLM Solutions Group AG is headquartered in Lübeck, Germany with offices in China, France, India, Italy, Russia, Singapore and the United States.

Diversity is a part of SLM. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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Position Descriptions: 

  • Work on programs/products by investigating technical solutions and by defining and performing laser specific tests
  • Flow down system requirement to optical unit level requirements
  • Establish optical unit qualification plan and test procedures
  • Design optical components and modules
  • Cooperate with engineering teams, IP team, production, quality and service to enable best solutions regarding lasers and optics
  • Operation of an optics lab and corresponding measurement equipment

Qualification and Requirements: 

  • Master's degree or equivalent certification in the field of engineering (e.g. Mechanical, Aerospace) or Physics with focus on optical systems
  • Experience with L-PBF process and machine equipment
  • 3+ years of experience in the field of scanning systems for laser materials processing
  • Expertise in at least one of the fields of optical component design, optical path design, electronics, optics assembly
  • Ability to anticipate potential industrialization issues and address design in advance to overcome them
  • Fluent in English

Our Offer: 

  • Diverse, global, growing organization with flat hierarchies in a trend-setting industry
  • A versatile and responsible field of activity in a fast growing and international company
  • Working place with a high degree of digitalization as well as qualified training and further education
  • Collective agreement of the chemical industry (37.5 hours/week, 30 days of holiday)
  • Flexible working hours
  • Company pension
  • Kindergarten allowance


Apply now! Please send your application including your CV, possible starting date and salary expectations via our online application tool.

You have any further questions?
Please feel free to contact us.

Your HR Recruiting Team 
SLM Solutions Group AG
  • Ms. Inken Schmidt
  • Talent Acquisition Specialist