Engineering Technician

How brave are you? We are a high-tech company providing machine tools and laser technology, and are looking for people who can face new challenges with a fresh mind. As an independent family company, we offer you the freedom and trust to put your brave ideas into practice. With you on board, we would like to power ahead with the digital networking of the manufacturing industry. Our passion and creative drive ensure that we are an innovative force – across the globe at over 70 TRUMPF locations.

Your role

"Trusting in brave ideas" this is our promise to everyone who works for us. As a family business, we make long-term decision and provide our people with the trust and stability needed to bring their ideas to fruition, even the unconventional ones. Being a market and technology leader in machine tools and lasers, we courageously shape the manufacturing of tomorrow, meeting every challenge with bold, fresh thinking.


The Material Analysis Technician will work within the Process Development Team as part of the TRUMPF Photonics Research and Development department  and will be primarily responsible for carrying out mechanical preparation of bare and bonded semiconductor laser chips and bars for detailed microscopic and advanced analysis techniques.  They will also be responsible for carrying out the preliminary analysis and supporting the engineering team in further data gathering and presentation. Although assigned to the Process development team, the Technician will provide material analysis support for the entire R&D engineering team

Team work, high quality standards and excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. Candidate must be able to work proactively and independently.

Principle Duties & Responsibilities

The statements below are intended to describe the general nature and level of work in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. The position may require that employees perform other duties as assigned.

  1. Carry out sample preparation for the analysis of laser diode bars both mounted and unmounted. This includes mounting, polishing and mechanical cross sectioning
  2. Carry out initial analysis of samples using optical microscope, recording images and measuring critical feature dimensions
  3. Assist engineering team to carry out analysis of prepared samples using advanced analysis techniques such as secondary electron microscopy , electron diffraction spectroscopy and electroluminescent.
  4. Assist in development of new analysis and preparation methodologies as required alongside engineering team
  5. Carry out some assembly processes to aid development of materials on projects as required.
  6. Consistently check for equipment problems, data quality and adherence to policies and procedures.
  7. Maintain an orderly and safe work area.
  8. Ability to apply independent thinking and to make non-routine decisions on his own.
  9. Clear communication of oral and written results.
  10. Ensure all documentation is complete and accurate.

Your profile


1-2 yr. of hands on lab based electronics material handling. Experience of failure analysis and working in clean room environment a plus. Working knowledge of PowerPoint and  Excel required.


AS in Electrical Engineering / Electronics required.

TRUMPF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   Employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, past or present history of mental disorder, physical, or learning disability, mental retardation, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic as established by law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and procedures relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment.

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TRUMPF is and will remain a family business. The following five members of our management holding ensure continuity and constant development. We are looking forward to your online application Ms Calderon from the personnel area

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