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Ever wondered how your skills and unique background could impact the world of tomorrow? Join our R&D team and bring your passion and talent to work.


Mechanical Engineer 80-100%


Männedorf, Zürich


Your Contribution

Join our team as a Mechanical Engineer, where you'll drive innovation and contribute to various projects within our R&D department through your technical expertise and problem-solving skills. As part of this role, you'll oversee the coordination and construction of prototypes, apply advanced development methods, and troubleshoot complex issues to ensure the success of our projects.


Your responsibilities will also include:


  • Coordinate and construct prototypes and functional models.
  • Apply diverse development methods to generate innovative solutions.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve interdisciplinary issues.
  • Ensure adherence to Tecan's processes and regulatory requirements.
  • Contribute to the achievement of project goals.


Your Background

We’re not just looking for hard skills: We’re looking for people who bring their passion and talent to work.


  • Mechanical background paired with further education (university degree in mechanical engineering, TS technician or equivalent).
  • Solid mechatronic expertise and practical professional experience as Mechanical Engineer, preferably in the MedTech environment.
  • Strong know-how in Value Engineering and Design for Manufacturing.
  • You enjoy working in a team and are ready to take on technical and entrepreneurial responsibility.
  • Very good Creo/Windchill and Solidworks skills
  • Fluent German and English


What makes working at Tecan unique

  • The chance to make it count and to have an impact on the world of tomorrow
  • Working in an international and diverse environment
  • The chance to grow your career within the company
  • Feel empowered by our strong and unique company culture
  • Comprehensive compensation and benefits package


Join Tecan, a great place to work! Read about our recent certification from Great Place to Work.


We’re looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your CV or resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


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Our purpose. 
At Tecan we are driven to improve people’s lives and health. We do this by empowering our customers to scale healthcare innovation globally from life science to the clinic. We collaborate with our customers from early-stage innovation through project implementation and beyond. We deliver the products, services and solutions that make lab processes and medical procedures precise, reproducible and compliant. 
Stay unique and make it count. 
Our values - trust, highest standards and ambition - are the cornerstones of our business and provide the framework for Tecan's culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment where our rarest assets, our unique employees, can grow and bring their passion and talent to work.

Legal entity:  Tecan Schweiz AG
City:  Männedorf
Country:  CH