Production/Automation Engineer

SCALINQ is a prominent player in the growing field of quantum computing. Our core focus is the development of state-of-the-art cryogenic hardware. Today, we encompass an expanding product portfolio of complete qubit device packaging solutions (LINQER), a series of high-density low-pass and infra-red blocking filters (CliQ), as well as high-density cabling solutions (BriQ) with a lot more to come soon. 

All our products are classified as enabling hardware and are vital for the overall performance of the quantum computer. In our research, we are already developing the next-generation hardware. This will be your chance to be part of pushing the boundaries of the field and unlock the full potential of quantum computing. 

Role overview
We are seeking a talented Mechanical/Automation Engineer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will play a great part in the development of the mechanical design of our products and be the main responsible for establishing our future production lines. Your work will span across various facets, including CAD design, product development, prototyping, cobot (collaborative robot) programming, and quality assurance. This position offers the flexibility to influence the specifics of your role based on your profile and expertise.


  • Academic degree in Mechanical,  Automation engineering, or a related field
  • Proficient in CAD software (e.g., Fusion 360, Solidworks) for designing and modeling
  • Experience in product development and automation within multidisciplinary teams.
  • Solid understanding of mechanical systems, automation technology, and robotics.
  • Familiarity with prototyping methods and rapid product development cycles.
  • A commitment to staying updated with the latest advancements in the field. 

The role includes:

  •  Being a core member of the R&D team and leading efforts to optimize product performance and manufacturability.
  • Take charge of setting up and to a large extent, automate future production lines.
  • Building test stations
  • Communicating to various stakeholders, both internal and external
  • Setting up quality routines and processes

About the team

Diversity and inclusion sit at the heart of SCALINQ. Our biggest strength is the people that define our company. Everyone contributes in their unique ways and with their particular skill sets. We have successfully combined research-based competencies with conventional engineering to create commercially viable solutions. 

What we offer

We have a multicultural environment that is filled with skilled and creative colleagues and encourages people to make their ideas happen. At SCALINQ, you can have an impact like nowhere else. We all help each other to build new skills and best practices through the diversity of our backgrounds and perspectives – while having a lot of fun in the process. Our culture is highly rooted in responsibility, inclusiveness, and passion. We are a team of ambitious and energetic individuals and we are in it for the long haul! We value a healthy life/work balance and we are all about celebrating the small as well as large successes. Sounds like fun? Then we’d love to get to know you!

Join Us:
If you think it sounds like fun to contribute to the breakthrough technologies in quantum computing, SCALINQ is the place for you. We’re looking for individuals ready to work in a dynamic team and a rapidly growing company. Please apply by sending your resume and a cover letter through our linkedin posting or send an email to Let’s explore the quantum future together!