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BASF Mechanical/Design Engineer (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Engineering

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : trinamiX GmbH

Job ID : EN59348792ONLE1

trinamiX GmbH was established in 2015 with its headquarters in Ludwigshafen and is a wholly owned subsidiary of BASF SE. As a start-up, we are operationally independent and can, at the same time, rely on the competence and experience of the BASF Group. What drives us? Our technologies are designed to make it possible for humans and machines to capture and understand the world - for better decision-making and more security. That is our goal in the areas of 3D sensor technology, distance measurement and infrared sensor technology. We are not looking for successors or replacements for our team. We are looking for pioneers! Learn more about us at

If possible, please upload the documents into one single PDF file. Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Therefore please submit only copies and no originals.

First information about our application process can be found here:

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Iris C. Kappeler, Tel.:+49 30 2005-5403

What you can expect

Our mechanical team supports the entire company on all issues related to mechanical development, design and manufacturing.

  • You will conceptualize and design prototypes, products and operating equipment and validate concepts as well as designs using rapid prototyping methods.

  • In doing so, you will create drawings, bills of materials and manufacturing documents.

  • You will make inquiries for your designs with external manufacturers and support the supply chain in projects.

  • Last but not least, you will cooperate and coordinate closely with operators, project management and colleagues from the fields of optics and electronics as well as work in project teams.

What we expect

  • University degree in mechanical engineering or in a similar field

  • Several years of professional experience in product development, design and drawing creation with 3D CAD programs

  • Experience in at least one of the following fields would be an advantage: injection molding, thermal simulation/ calculation, optomechanics, functional surfaces and micromachining

  • Reliable application of the relevant standards and regulations

  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken

  • Independent and structured way of working, initiative and ability to work in a team

We offer

  • We have a cool new technology that improves dramatically every year

  • You will be a key player in bringing this technology to market

  • We combine the agility of a startup with the stable cash flow and infrastructure of a large corporation

  • Our technical team is international and multi-disciplinary (physicists, embedded developers, laser technicians, application developers, computer vision experts...)