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BASF Test Engineer for Optical Systems (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : trinamiX GmbH

Job ID : EN59188721ONLE2

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

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? Larissa Wiedenroth, Tel.: +49 30 2005-56384

What you can expect

As soon as possible you will support trinamiX GmbH in the practical implementation of our measurement technology.

  • As a test engineer in an exciting and dynamic environment, you will develop prototypes for sensor systems.

  • You will design and construct optical test stands and take over the planning as well as implementation of the metrological qualification of prototypes.

  • Furthermore, you ensure that the prototype works reliably and consistently within the specific requirements and operating environments.

  • You will also create specifications and documentation to accompany the development.

  • Within the scope of competence development and product development/manufacturing, you will be involved in the processing of complex technical solutions.

What we expect

  • degree in engineering in the field of optics, metrology or electrical engineering

  • professional experience in the field of optics is a plus

  • in-depth knowledge of optoelectronics and measurement technology as well as in at least one of the following software tools: Zemax, Python, MATLAB or LabView

  • experience in design, analysis and validation of statistical experimental designs of products and prototypes

  • strong teamwork and communication skills in German and English

We offer

  • Your onboarding will take place "on the job" in a dynamic, committed team.

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.