Research Engineer - Printed Electronics (f/m/d)

Research Engineer - Printed Electronics (f/m/d)

Festanstellung, Vollzeit · VILLACH

  • Perform laboratory and printing tasks according to project needs
  • Support in process development for different functional inks and printers (Inkjet, Screen Printer, Pad Printer, Aerosol Jet, …)
  • Ink modifications for process optimization
  • Develop new printing processes and recipes
  • Printing and improving of electronic devices
  • Setup and carry out measurement and testing procedures
  • Maintenance and repair of various printing machines (Inkjet, Screen Printer, Pad Printer, Aerosol Jet, …)
  • Assist in the selection and procurement of printing machines and parts
  • Assist in project acquisition
  • Develop printing services for contract research 
  • Contribute to disseminating the results (news, publications, conferences,...)
  • Completed apprenticeship (with min. 5 years of work experiences in related field), Technical High-School, Bachelor or Master degree in engineering (e.g. Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics or related fields)
  • Software skills: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, LabView or similar
  • Fluent in English, German optional
  • Maintenance and repair of electromechanics machines, pneumatic systems (printers)
  • Experience with electronics and electronic devices
  • Experience with test and measurement
  • Preferred skills:
    • Experiences in the printing industry, graphic printing (screen printing, pad printing), printed electronics, cleanroom experience
    • Experience with Ink formulation/modification/preparation
    • Experience with chemicals and their handling
  • Diverse research activities with many technical challenges.
  • State-of-the-art laboratory facilities and equipment. 
  • Location in the heart of Europe in Austria – relocation support for non-European nationalities.
  • Internal and external training opportunities for career development.
  • Home office in Austria (max. 40%) and work from anywhere in the European Union possible (< 25%).
  • Family & children friendly - actively shaping the compatibility of family and career.
  • “Vital4SAL” to promote a healthy workplace (e.g. SAL coaching pool, trainings on mental health, physical activities, healthy snacks, 24/7 accident insurance)
  • € 4 per day meal allowance in restaurants or € 2 per working day in supermarkets.
  • Public transport initiative (subsidy for the “Klimaticket”) 
  • Our values: Open door policy, flexibility in working hours, casual dress code, diverse teams, working with people of different nationalities, informal communication, lifelong learning, compatibility of family and career, sustainability, personal growth, and collective advancement.
This position is subject to the Collective Agreement for employees in non-university research (Research CA) starting in occupational group D. We offer competitive salaries and additional benefits based on your experience and qualifications. For this position, your minimum monthly salary starts with EUR 3.141,00, paid 14 times a year.

Silicon Austria Labs (SAL) is a top research center for Electronics and Software Based Systems (ESBS). At three locations (Graz, Villach, Linz), SAL is conducting research along the entire ESBS value chain in the areas of sensor systems, power electronics, intelligent wireless systems, microsystems and embedded systems to develop future-oriented solutions for industrial production, health, energy, mobility, safety and more. SAL brings together key players from industry, science and research and thus valuable expertise and know-how and conducts cooperative, application-oriented research along the value chain. Cooperative projects are co-financed by SAL and enable a fast and unbureaucratic project start. SAL is thus shaping the high-tech location Austria and Europe and developing the future 
Innovation is our top priority and so are our employees. We are a family-friendly company and support the compatibility of work and family as much as possible. That is why we have been awarded the Work and Family Certificate until 2026. But we are constantly working on new measures to offer our employees an environment where they feel good, healthy and motivated.

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