Manager Sensor Development

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Axetris AG, based in central Switzerland, is a leading company for microoptical components and MEMS-based gas detectors. Its expertise enables individual customer solutions from prototype to series production. It is part of the Leister Group, which is represented worldwide with over 900 employees and 130 sales partners. The Leister Group is committed to improving quality of life with innovative products.

Manager Sensor Development

For our RnD / Sensor Development at Axetris AG we are looking for an independent, solution-oriented and communicative personality as Manager Sensor Development.

Your tasks

  • Management and support of a team consisting of project managers and development engineers 
  • Responsible for the new and further development of innovative, high-precision sensor products from the idea to the market launch ready for series production with a focus on functionality, conformity, quality and target costs
  • Ensuring all product and process documentation, Q documents and protocols in close cooperation with production engineering for transfer to production
  • Project management and controlling, leading interdisciplinary teams 
  • Cross-departmental collaboration with production, strategic purchasing, product management and quality department
  • Maintenance and expansion of the external service network


Your profile

  • Degree in electronics, mechanical engineering, microtechnology or physics
  • Sound experience in component, module and system development, in particular of sensors
  • Several years of experience in project management as well as conformity assessments and change management
  • Proven experience in staff management, systematic and methodical, PDM/ERP experience  
  • business fluent in German and English


What you can expect

  • Exciting work in a market-leading, international company in the canton of Obwalden
  • collegial and helpful interaction, "you" culture
  • varied tasks in an innovative and dynamic technology environment
  • flexible working hours
  • attractive further training opportunities
  • Catering options at all locations