Material Development Specialist (m/f/d)

Material Development Specialist (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 450 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

  • Develop and implement process parameters for different materials on different SLM systems
  • Work on agreed program/product topics agreed with different PCBs
  • Managing material testing on SLM parts to adjust and assure part quality
  • Consulting on process or material relevant topics for internal / external customers
  • Supervise external development programs regarding process research and material qualification
  • Evaluate the potential of future topics for process and material development

Position Requirements

  • Master Degree or Equivalent Certification in Engineering Field (e.g. Mechanical, Aerospace) or Physics with focus on LPBF
  • Fundamentals in material characterization in laboratory environment
  • General knowledge of laser-powder interaction
  • General scientific research knowledge
  • General knowledge in welding technology
  • Ability to anticipate potential industrialization issues and address design in advance to overcome them
  • Ability to anticipate customer and product management prospective
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in the field of material development
  • Professional experience of at least 5 years as process and material development specialist for LPBF 
  • Fluent in English

What we 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
  • A future-proof job with the innovation leader in the AM market
  • Short decision-making processes and flat hierarchies
  • Great colleagues from over 25 nations
  • Great Office space in Lübeck       
  • Modern structures and state-of-the-art technology


We look forward to receiving your complete application documents online, indicating a possible start date and salary expectations.

Your HR Recruiting Team
SLM Solutions Group AG
  • Frau Nele Harms
  • HR - Recruiting
  • +49 (0)451 4060-4781