RnD Electronics Engineer

About cytena

cytena is a young, fast-growing, innovative company in the CELLINK organization, based in Freiburg, Germany.

Our Mission:
We believe that automation and microtechnology will bring the understanding and control of individual cells to a whole new level and empower our customers to serve patients faster and better. Our products enable our customers, like Novartis and Bayer, to bring important drugs faster and more safely to the market.

CELLINK is a global leader in developing and delivering life-science solutions, equipping hundreds of labs and thousands of scientists worldwide with cutting-edge technologies that fuel groundbreaking scientific breakthroughs.

RnD Electronics Engineer (m/f/d)

Job Details:

You will work in dedicated project teams on exciting products. Our Hardware Team is seeking a Senior Electronics Engineer with experience in working with electro mechanical systems and particularly in PCB design. We design and deliver high quality laboratory instruments for the pharmaceutical industry. Through your expertise in electronics and PCB design, you will contribute and push forward our vision of sophisticated, cutting edge products. We work agile, so you will develop new, innovative products in changing teams. We would like to benefit from your experience and your skills. Look forward to always new challenges in which you can grow and expand your skills.

Your Qualifications:

  • multiple years industry experience
  • Strong understanding of system architecture
  • Ability to prototype and test your own designs
  • Familiar with electronics manufacturing techniques
  • You are hands on and willing to cross discipline boundaries to solve a problem


  • Create detailed designs, well specified and accurate PCB specifications for small footprints
  • Efficiently use off the shelf components in symbiosis with your own design Source manufacturing and communicate with external suppliers
  • Prototype new designs, implement test features, and develop our PCBs to an industrial level

We offer:

Do you want to join a company that develops sophisticated, cutting-edge products for the life science industry? Do you love to work in an interdisciplinary and international team of highly skilled, young, and energetic people? Make an impact, and come to sunny Freiburg to join us building the lab instruments of the future!


How to apply:

Send your comprehensive application, including job reference number, your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date, as a single pdf-file by e-mail to: careers@cytena.com.

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