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Drive the industrialization of high-tech lidar sensors for autonomous driving

Photonic Packaging Specialist


at Scantinel Photonics 



Permanent Employment

Full time

Who we are

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!

Your main responsibilities

  • Create the photonic packaging concept for advanced integrated optical sensors

  • Develop a gluing and assembly process for high precision optical components

  • Create chip and module packaging specifications and drive their implementation in close cooperation with international technology partners

  • Testing and qualifying the packaged components

  • Support selecting partners and sub-contractors for chip and module packaging

You should have

  • A Master or PhD in engineering, fundamental or material science

  • 3 years of experience in photonic packaging, photonic integration and integrated optics, high precision optical assembling

  • Expert knowledge of photonic packaging processes as well as industry insights to photonic packaging houses

  • Knowledge about material science, assembling and gluing technology

  • Skills in Matlab, Labview C++ or Python

  • Experience in cooperation with external partners

  • Willingness of working in fast-moving environments with high levels of ambiguity and rapidly changing markets as well as a ‘hands-on-attitude’

  • Fluent English

Your benefits

  • Homeoffice/Mobile Office

  • Flexible working hours

  • Cantine

  • Employee Discounts

  • Job Bike

  • Company Mobile

  • Good access to public transportation

  • Company Events

  • Modern Workspace

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 and Scania, 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!

Excited to join our team?
Lead innovation for the future of autonomous driving

Any questions?

You want to know more about the job or Scantinel?
I am looking forward to receiving your message.


Oliver Menzel

Scantinel Recruiting Team


Scantinel Photonics | Soeflinger Str. 100 | 89077 Ulm | Germany
Phone: +49 731 7908 2690 | Mail:

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