For more than 30 years we have been engaged in the development, production and marketing of optoelectronic components at the interface between optical detection and analog signal evaluation. As a small medium-sized company, ifw optronics GmbH stands for reliable quality and highest precision.

To strengthen our team we are looking for you!


Reference number 2024/01-1 | Jena-Göschwitz | Immediately

As a development engineer, you will optimize and further develop our products. You will investigate our customers needs and help them to find the right configuration for their individual optoelectronic component requirements.

The versatile field of activity comprises in particular

  • Customer-specific as well as strategic product development
  • Support of measuring equipment and production technology
  • Optical and electrical characterization of parts and components
  • Production and development documentation

You have the following qualifications

  • Ideally, a degree or doctorate in electrical engineering/optics/semiconductor technology, preferably also as a young professional
  • Experience with optical and/or electrical measurement technology
  • Basics of analog signal processing as well as experience with simple electronic circuits
  • Sense of responsibility and ability to act independently with vision

Desirable knowledge is

  • Experience in the field of assembly and connection technology
  • Technical affinity and manual dexterity with (fine) tools and soldering irons
  • Knowledge in the field of optical detection/emission
  • Development experience in the field of optics/electronics
  • Ability to work constructively in a team in a productive environment

We offer you

  • Varied activities in a highly specialized market segment
  • An unlimited full-time employment contract with flexible working hours
  • Above-average performance-oriented remuneration

If you have any questions, please contact Sebastian Block on +49 3641 204-105.

Please send your application with the usual documents in a single PDF file (max. 12 MB) by e-mail to Please also state your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

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