Sensor Production Industrialization Engineer


Haag, St. Gallen, CH

Employment Type:  Permanent



Innovation, Efficiency and Ambition: this is what VAT has stood for over 50 years. 

With this passion, VAT has grown to become the leading international developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-performance high-end vacuum valves and vacuum sealing technology, employing over 2000 people worldwide.  The headquarters are located in Haag (Switzerland), the production centers in Switzerland, Malaysia, Romania and Taiwan. 





  • Design, select components for and build automated test benches to characterize and test sensors
  • Define and implement production procedures for sensor testing
  • Evaluate and rate production setup performances, optimizing production time and cost
  • Eagerness to assimilate and extend existing team know-how for sensor testing
  • Joining a multi-location R&D organization (Haag, Zürich, Mendrisio) expected including travel



  • MSc or PhD degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or physics
  • Experience in design and implementation of measurement setups  
  • Experience with PLC programming, TwinCat or similar automation software
  • Experience with data analysis in Matlab or Python
  • Work experience in vacuum technology / semiconductors beneficial
  • Negotiating skills in German and/or English (fluent in spoken and written)



Interested? We look forward to your online application.

You can expect a dynamic and successful company where innovation, courage, fairness, openness and transparency are encouraged and your ideas are welcome. We offer flexible options for hybrid working models. Your development according to your strengths and aspirations in your career is of great importance to us.