Process & Quality Engineer (f/m/d)

Date:  Nov 8, 2023

Ulm, DE

Job Function:  Technical
Business Unit:  WITec

Part of the Oxford Instruments Group, WITec GmbH is a leading global manufacturer of high-resolution, nanoanalytical microscopy systems. Our customers - university and industrial research laboratories - greatly value the precision, versatility and flexibility of our instruments.


WITec’s product range features the world's best confocal Raman microscopes, which can be equipped with AFM, SNOM, and even SEM in select configurations. Our systems can be adapted to the individual requirements of our customers. They contribute worldwide to new insights and solutions in many areas of science, research and development.


For our R&D department in Ulm, we are looking for a motivated colleague:


Process & Quality Engineer (f/m/d)



Your Qualifications:

  • Monitoring and analysis of existing processes and their optimization in terms of process, efficiency, as well as with regard to regulatory requirements
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and guidelines
  • Ensure a high level of quality by designing, standardizing, facilitating, documenting, and automating factory and field tests
  • Development and implementation of measures for error prevention and continuous improvement
  • Carrying out risk analyses and developing appropriate measures to minimise risk
  • Working closely with other departments, especially development and product management, to ensure smooth integration of new products and processes
  • Creation and maintenance of process documentation, work instructions and inspection plans
  • Review of regulatory requirements of the Oxford Group as well as of customers, as well as their partial implementation without negative influence on process speeds and innovative strength.


Your Qualifications:


  • Completed studies in the field of engineering, ideally with a focus on mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or comparable
  • Professional experience in the field of process optimization and quality assurance, preferably in the manufacturing industry
  • In-depth knowledge in the field of quality management, Six Sigma or comparable
  • Experience with regulatory requirements (RoHS, REACH, CE, compliance) as well as their implementation in production processes
  • Experience in process optimization and standardization
  • Good communication and teamwork skills as well as a structured way of working
  • Business fluent German and English skills
  • Very good written and spoken English and German ability


Our Offer:


  • Permanent position in an expanding and globally active nanotechnology company
  • Performance-related remuneration and above-average allowance for company pension scheme
  • Varied, interesting tasks and encouragement to contribute one’s own ideas
  • Fast decision-making and flat hierarchies
  • Modern equipment, attractive working environment in a new building at a location with many recreational opportunities
  • Good accessibility by public transport, convenient traffic connections and free parking in the heart of Ulm’s Science Park II
  • Bike leasing, company parties and much more…


Do you find the opportunity exciting? In that case, we look forward to receiving your application documents (incl. references), stating your availability and salary expectations.