GB-2022-055

Automation Engineer (w/m/d)

Cambridge, Großbritannien // Operations / Production // Berufserfahren

ab sofort, unbefristet

Role Summary:

AIXTRON is a world leading manufacturer of deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry. Our technology solutions are used by a diverse range of customers worldwide to build advanced components for electronic and opto-electronic applications based on compound, silicon, or organic semiconductor materials and more recently carbon nanostructures.  Such components are used in LEDs for display technology, signal and lighting technology, fiber communication networks, wireless and cell telephony applications (5G), and power electronic for electrical vehicles and chargers, as well as other high tech applications Founded in 1983, the Company is headquartered in Herzogenrath, Germany and is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (AIXTRON SE). AIXTRON Ltd (UK) is based in Cambridgeshire with approx 100 employees and is the center of excellence for several key products with activities on-site spanning from R&D to product manufacturing, with supporting business functions on-site.

At AIXTRON you will benefit from a very strong work-life balance with hyrbird working, a flexible working environment, as well as great development opportunities!

We are looking for an Automation Engineer to support the development, release and subsequent scale up of AIXTRON’s new autonomous cell culture system. As part of a high performance, multidisciplinary team, the Automation Engineer will be responsible for testing and qualification of new systems both at AIXTRON and at customer sites. You will be involved with the full product life cycle and will be trained to have expert knowledge on this system. This role will include working with a wide range of technologies such as motion control, safety systems and liquid handling systems, programmable logic controllers and electrical systems. This role requires travel to customer sites for installation and training purposes. 

The Automation Engineer will be expected to adopt the practices of a modern engineering office and an ISO 9001 companywide quality system.

 

Objectives and Responsibilities:

The Automation Engineer will be responsible for : 

  • Test and Qualification of customer system at both Factory and customer sites. Use of best practices to ensure that systems ship to customers with high standards of traceability and quality as per Aixtron’s ISO9001 company standards.
  • Continuous Product development and qualification: Support prototype and product development by means of installation, test, documentation and feedback. The work will also include contributing to design reviews to ensure that new ideas and products are rolled out in a timely and structure manner.
  • Documentation and training: Support the creation and maintenance of test documentation and train relevant staff and customers on teh new systems

 

Primary Task List, ~%Time

  • Customer System Qualification 45
  • Continuous Product development 40
  • Documentation and training 15

 

Qualification and Experience:

  • Degree electrical engineering or equivalent discipline or relevant experience
  • Experience working with automated systems
  • Demonstrable experience in setting up and tuning of hardware / software for automation
  • This should include hardware integration, bug fixing, adapting control systems and testing 
  • Experience of working at customers sites 
  • Direct experience involving rewiring of electrical control panels would be an advantage
  • Must be hands on, and have a strong aptitude for problem solving 
  • Must be capable of working both on their own and in a team environment 

 

Desirable:

  • Experience of working within the Biotech industry or with liquid handling solutions.

 

Working Environment and Benefits:

  • Office/Lab based role at AIXTRON Ltd, Buckingway Business Park, Anderson Road, Swavesey, Cambridge CB24 4FQ, United Kingdom
  • Travel to customers worldwide is required as part of the role.
  • 30 days annual leave
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working
  • Exceptional defined contribution pension scheme
  • Progressive training and development strategy

Ihre Kontaktperson

Human Resources - Recruitment

Laura Preinich

Recruiter

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 0

Fax: +49 (2407) 9030 494

Sales

Alan Tai
Taiwan/Singapore

Tel: +886 3 571 2678 ext. 101

Christof Sommerhalter
USA

Tel: +1 669-228 ext. 3893

Frank Schulte
Europe

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 -768

Hisatoshi Hagiwara
Japan

Tel: +81 3-5781-0935 ext. 510

Nam Kyu Lee
South Korea

Tel: +82 31 371 ext. 3011

Wei (William) Song
China

Tel: +86 2164453226 ext. 101

Produkte

Vincent Meric
Vice President Marketing

Tel: +49 (0) 2407 9030-9022

Service

AIXTRON SE (Headquarters)

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-0

AIXTRON SE (R&D Center)

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-222

AIXTRON 24/7 Technical Support Line

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-999

AIXTRON Ltd (UK)

Tel: +44 (1223) 519-444

AIXTRON K.K. (Japan)

Tel: +81 3 5781 0931

AIXTRON Korea Co., Ltd.

Tel: +82 (31) 371-3000

AIXTRON Taiwan Co., Ltd. (Main Office)

Tel: +886 3 571 2678

AIXTRON Inc. (USA)

Tel: +1 (669) 228-3759

Ersatzteile

Satoshi Fujii
Japan

Tel: +81 3 5781 0932

Brian Chuang
Taiwan/Singapore

Tel: +886 3 5712 678 Durchwahl 250

Ersatzteile Europa
Europe

Tel: +49 2407 9030-844

Chanyoung Han
South Korea

Tel: +82 31 371 3023

Colin Wong
USA

Tel: +1 669 228-3759

Karriere 

Laura Preinich
Recruiter

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 0

Nachhaltigkeit

Christoph Pütz
Senior Manager ESG & Sustainability

Tel: +49 (0) 2407 9030-5968

Presse & Öffentlichkeitsarbeit

Guido Pickert
Vice President

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030 3665

Unternehmen & Investor Relations

Guido Pickert
Vice President

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-444

Forschung & Entwicklung

Prof. Dr. Michael Heuken
Vice President Advanced Technologies

Tel: +49 (2407) 9030-335

Sales

Alan Tai
Taiwan/Singapore

E-Mail senden

Christof Sommerhalter
USA

E-Mail senden

Frank Schulte
Europe

E-Mail senden

Hisatoshi Hagiwara
Japan

E-Mail senden

Nam Kyu Lee
South Korea

E-Mail senden

Wei (William) Song
China

E-Mail senden

Produkte

Vincent Meric
Vice President Marketing

E-Mail senden

Ersatzteile

Yun Ling
China

E-Mail senden

Satoshi Fujii
Japan

E-Mail senden

Brian Chuang
Taiwan/Singapore

E-Mail senden

Ersatzteile Europa
Europe

E-Mail senden

Chanyoung Han
South Korea

E-Mail senden

Colin Wong
USA

E-Mail senden

Karriere 

Laura Preinich
Recruiter

Nachhaltigkeit 

Christoph Pütz
Senior Manager ESG & Sustainability

E-Mail senden

Unternehmen & Investor Relations

Guido Pickert
Vice President

E-Mail senden

Presse & Öffentlichkeitsarbeit

Guido Pickert
Vice President

E-Mail senden

Forschung & Entwicklung

Prof. Dr. Michael Heuken
Vice President Advanced Technologies

E-Mail senden

Service

AIXTRON SE (Headquarters)

AIXTRON 24/7 Technical Support Line

AIXTRON Europe

AIXTRON Ltd (UK)

AIXTRON K.K. (Japan)

AIXTRON Korea Co., Ltd.

AIXTRON Taiwan Co., Ltd. (Main Office)

AIXTRON Inc. (USA)

Produkte

Vincent Meric
Vice President Marketing

Karriere

Laura Preinich
Recruiter

Nachhaltigkeit 

Christoph Pütz
Senior Manager ESG & Sustainability

Unternehmen & Investor Relations

Guido Pickert
Vice President

Forschung & Entwicklung

Prof. Dr. Michael Heuken
Vice President Advanced Technologies

Presse & Öffentlichkeitsarbeit

Guido Pickert
Vice President