Microfabrication Process Engineer

Horizon Microtechnologies has developed a template based 3D microfabrication technology which combines the precision and design freedom of polymer-based 3D printing with on the microscale with material functionalities that go beyond polymer, for example conductivity. On the basis of this proprietary technology we act as a product development and manufacturing partner for customers from various high-tech industries.

In this role, you will be developing our in-house 3D microfabrication capabilities, driven by customer requirements and the strategic development plan of the company. You will have the opportunity to build Horizon’s technology leadership almost from the ground up and have a direct impact on the companies success.

Desired skills:

  • Academic or industrial experience with precision 3D printing
  • Experience with coating technologies is a plus
  • Experience with other microfabrication technologies is a plus
  • Demonstrated success in using microfabrication technology as an enabler for innovation

Your profile:

  • Strongly analytical approach to development planning and execution
  • You should enjoy taking on new challenges on a regular basis.
  • Independent and proactive way of working
  • Ability to work on and prioritize between multiple projects, sometimes under time pressure
  • Hands-on and can-do attitude 

Desired qualifications: 

  • Strong command of english is necessary, german is a plus but not required
  • MSc or higher degree in physics, electrical engineering, materials science, or a different relevant discipline. Vocational training in microtechnology will also be considered if underpinned by relevant work experience.


  • Besides and attractive salary, you will have the opportunity to shape a young company and contribute directly to its success. The output of your work will be very visible and you can expect a participation from its benenfits, based on the achievement of individual and company targets.
  • A steep and continuous learning curve about 3D microfabrication technology

We are aware that some candidates tend to apply only if they meet all of the above criteria. However, we are aware that your profile is unique and may not be entirely reflected in this job post. Besides this position, we have a number of requirements in our company and the ability to shift responsibilities between team members to a certain degree. Therefore, we also welcome applications from candidates who don’t entirely match the above descriptions but believe they have relevant experiences and can contribute.

Please send your application including a CV and a short introduction to your profile and motivation to Mr. Andreas Frölich at froelich@3dmicrofabrication.com.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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