Material Engineer

Basel, Switzerland
12 May 2021
09 Jun 2021
Isabel Rieger
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Job Title: Material Engineer

The person will support a service unit within the client which supports all the different business lines with material related issues (development, analysis of non-conformity and failures in the production phase) as well as with investigations with external complaints.

The position is aimed at supporting normal activity and may in time develops in a permanent role


* Planning, coordination and implementation of material-related investigations and analyzes

* Influence on the required material and product quality, especially in the area of raw materials and manufacturing processes.

* Commissioning, coordination and interpretation of investigations in internal and external laboratories in the field of material and defect analysis and preparation of reports and rationales

* Cooperation with other client sites regarding investigations for development departments and production

* Technical support for other departments in material selection and processing

* Creation of new work instructions and material specifications in cooperation with the USA Team


* Master's (FH or university) with a focus on materials science / materials science or materials technician / metallograph with corresponding experience and further training

* At least 5 years experience in industry or laboratory with a focus metallic materials / surface technology (alternatively young graduate to be trained and formed)

* Work experience in medical technology or in error analysis is an advantage

* Enjoy solving and documenting complex issues within a wide range of materials

* German and English: fluent written and spoken

* Organizational skills, initiative, communication skills

* Willingness to take responsibility, reliability, customer orientation

* Exact working method

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.