Value Engineer - Photonics (f/m/x) in Ulm

SCANTINEL PHOTONICS is a high-tech startup in the field of LiDAR technologies developing the key optical sensors enabling fully autonomous vehicles in the future. Such cars will come to reality faster than you can imagine. Our expertise is based on our years together at the optical technologies market leader ZEISS. To complete our team of experts, we are looking for passionate and talented people who will enjoy the ride with us!

Developing and maintaining parametric cost estimating models and databases for photonic integrated LiDAR
Preparing independent cost estimates in support of projects and other procurement actions
Conducting comparative analyses of industrial contractors estimates, prices
Participating in project reviews
Supporting negotiations of industrial contracts
Performing cost engineering tasks

Your main responsibilities

You should have

Completed bachelor’s degree in photonics, physics, optics, or comparable training
Experience in photonics manufacturing and assembly processes
Good understanding of cost structures and ramp-up cost for photonic IC and micro-optical assembly processes
Proven track record in the automotive industry is a great advantage
Analytical skills and competence for problem solving
Agile methodology and out-of-the-box mindset
Strong presentation and communication skills
Focus on solutions considering the big picture
Outstanding team player in the workplace
Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken, German is a great advantage
A  „hands on“ mentality
Homeoffice / Mobile Office
Flexible working hours
Employee Discounts
Job Bike
Company Mobile
Good access to public transportation
Company Events
Modern Workplace

Our Benefits

At Scantinel Photonics you will contribute to the development of the key optical sensor technology enabling fully autonomous vehicles in the future. You will work in a very dynamic market environment and in close co-operation with a range of international technology partners with leading industry expertise in their fields. We are an agile and smart company. And with ZEISS , Scania, and Photon Delta, we are supported by industry leaders.

Let's go together along in innovative ways to make our roads safer and accidents a thing of the past with your competence, your passion and your enthusiasm for disruptive technologies!
Apply now

Any questions?

Mai Nguyen


SCANTINEL Recruiting Team

Söflinger Str. 100
89077 Ulm
Phone: +49 731 7908 2691

Backed by

ZEISS | SCANIA | PhotonDelta 
ZEISS Ventures has been committed to us from our inception. And in May 2021, Scania Growth Capital joined as an investor. This investment has been made because of Scantinel's technology leadership in its field and the progress of autonomous technologies in the heavy truck industry. In November 2022, PhotonDelta, a leading photonics eco-system joined as a new investor.

Game changer for every autonomous journey.

Scantinel Photonics | Söflinger Str.100 | 89077 Ulm | Germany
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