Experienced Laser Process Engineer

17.09.2019Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties100%

Experienced Laser Process Engineer

Introduction de la société

The Swatch Group (www.swatchgroup.com) is the world first watch manufacturer. Its well-known watch brands cover all price segments all over the world. Its strength is the vertical integration and its ability to do all key fabrication steps in-house from raw materials to finalized mechanical and electronic watches.

As the central corporate research lab our mission is to be always at the forefront of the technology evolutions. This is achieved by in-house R&D activities in various domains, as well as collaborations with external research institutions and universities.

For our growing laser activities in 2074 Marin in Switzerland we are looking for an

Experienced Laser Process Engineer

You will be an active and initiative part of a small motivated team developing innovative laser micromachining processes for new products and applications.

Description du poste

  • Technology scouting and early identification of the latest trends in R&D of photonic and laser technologies.
  • Definition, evaluation and implementation of new laser technologies and processes beneficial for The Swatch Group.
  • Independently define and manage R&D projects internally as well as with external partners to achieve fixed objectives.
  • Conceive robust and completely automated laser micromachining processes on multi-axes CNC machines.
  • Realization and characterization of the laser-processed parts.
  • Documentation of developed solutions.


  • Academic education in optics, laser technology, physics, material science, microtechnology or equivalent.
  • 3 years of experience in laser processing in industry or equivalent.

Compétences requises


  • Profound understanding of laser physics and light-matter interaction.
  • Hands-on experience with optics, optical systems and laser applications.
  • Hands-on experience with material and process characterization techniques.
  • Habitude of taking initiative and of working independently.
  • Analytical thinking and capacity of oral and written synthesis.
  • Strong motivation to take an active part in a multidisciplinary and international team for continuous improvement and innovation.


  • The candidate should be, or willing to become fluent in oral French (which is the main social language at work).
  • Good oral and written English is a must for our scientific and engineering environment, as well as participation in international workshops, trainings and collaborations.
  • German is an asset to take full advantage of our unique position in the center of Europe and at the language border between German and French laser communities.

Lieu de travail

2074 Marin

Personne de contact

Valérie Cuenoud

Sors 3 2074 Marin-Epagnier

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