Development Engineer for Sensor Related Electronic Hardware (m/f/d)

Optris was founded in 2003 and has since established itself as one of the leading innovative manufacturers of non-contact temperature measurement devices.

The product portfolio comprises stationary infrared thermometers and online infrared cameras as well as accompanying accessories and software for industrial applications and research and development.

“German engineering” – Thanks to an extensive know-how and innovative concepts, our experienced engineers and physicists continuously inspire new productdevelopments and outstanding solutions.

„Made in Germany“ – We are developing and producing in Germany to ensure the highest standard in quality as a key component of our company policy.

To strengthen our team, we are looking for an Development engineer for sensor related electronic hardware (m/f/d) as soon as possible:

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Your Tasks

  • The focus of your diverse activities lies in the development of electronic circuits for individual printed circuit boards, assemblies and complete devices.
  • The main focus is on the development, commissioning and testing of analog front-end electronics for photodiodes and thermopiles.
  • You evaluate worldwide new developments in the field of infrared sensor technology and test their integration into the company’s own device developments.
  • You evaluate new components and technologies using simulations (LTspice, WEBENCH …), sample setups and prototypes. You will optimize electronic circuits to achieve different parameters within the given cost framework.
  • You design production-ready printed circuit boards for digital and analog electronic assemblies as well as production documents under your own responsibility.
  • You pay attention to EMC-compliant design and accompany the necessary tests in your own and external EMC laboratories.

Your Profile

  • You have a degree in the field of electronics, physical measurement technology or a similar qualification.
  • You have several years of relevant professional experience in the design of analog and digital circuits.
  • You have a solid theoretical and practical expertise in the field of sensor technology.
  • Ideally, you bring knowledge of the basic EMC standards.
  • You are confident in handling measurement and test technology and are able to build your own prototype circuits. 
  • If you are not able to cover all of the above points immediately, this should not be a criterion for exclusion, if you are willing and able to familiarize yourself quickly with new areas.

We offer

  • Innovative, internationally active, up-and-coming, owner-managed company
  • Permanent employment in our company with appropriate remuneration and good prospects for the future
  • Flexitime
  • Interesting, challenging and varied work
  • Short lines of communication and a collegial environment
  • Personal development & support opportunities (further education, training, various projects, etc.)
  • Special benefits (performance bonus, company pension scheme, events, BVG allowance/company ticket)


Not only is the entire development and production based in Berlin, I can also rely on domestic partners for procurement and consequently secure jobs in Germany.
Michael Mehlitz
We look forward to your application!
Please send us your informative application documents.

Please send us your informative application documents with the subject “Development Engineer (m/f/d)”, stating your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations to:

Optris GmbH
Ferdinand-Buisson-Str. 14
13127 Berlin

Tel.: +49 (0)30 500 197-0

published on 18.01.2023

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