Future Technologies Development Engineer Software (m/f/d)

  • Published: 2024-07-05
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  • collective agreement of the chemical industry
  • 37,5 hours/week
  • 30 days of holiday
  • holiday pay
  • 13th salary
  • mobile work 
  • flexitime
  • company pension plan
  • kindergarten subsidy
  • Jobrad
  • Corporate Benefits
  • Corporate fitness network Wellpass


You execute and own SW design, development, and traceability from requirements up to testing. Your work is contributing to develop the AM machine of the future. This includes developing and improving the control software of our machines, build job preparation software and process optimization software.
  • Development of LPBF process optimization software using AI and machine learning
  • Integration of AI and LLM solutions to improve the efficiency and performance of our processes and systems
  • Development and optimization of machine control software for additive manufacturing systems
  • Collaboration with an interdisciplinary team of engineers and researchers
  • Analyzing and solving complex technical problems
  • Performing tests and validations of the developed software


  • Degree in computer science, software engineering or comparable qualification
  • 3+ years of experience in software development, ideally in the field of machine control or industrial applications
  • Interest in artificial intelligence, machine learning and the application of LLMs
  • Programming skills in languages such as Python, C#, C++ or similar
  • Experience with development tools and methods such as Git, Agile/Scrum
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team and good communication skills
  • Innovative spirit and enthusiasm for new technologies


We offer you a versatile and responsible scope of duties in a global business. You can expect colleagues on an equal footing, flat hierarchies, a strong team spirit and a "can do" working atmosphere.
We like to describe ourselves as a company with a start-up atmosphere, because with us you get the best of both worlds: a dynamic, future-oriented work environment with the advantages of a corporation.

We are a company of diversity, tolerance and openness. That is why we want people of all ages and disabilities, religions, sexual orientations and identities, ethnic origins, nationalities and genders to find their employer in us.

Do you want to change the future of additive manufacturing and become part of our success story?


Nikon SLM Solutions AG is one of the world's leading companies in additive manufacturing. Our Selective Laser Melting machines enable the fast, reliable and cost-effective production of high-quality metal components. With our more than 600 employees from over 25 nations, we are revolutionizing additive manufacturing and are a partner at eye level for our renowned customers, e.g. from the aerospace industry, the energy sector, healthcare or the automotive sector.

Nikon SLM Solutions AG is headquartered in Lübeck, Germany, with offices in China, France, India, Italy, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and the United States.


Apply directly via our online application tool. Unfortunately, we cannot consider applications by e-mail. 
We look forward to your application.

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

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Nikon SLM Solutions AG