Location: Belgium, Mechelen

Job description

Spectricity incorporated in 2018, as a spin-off from imec, a leading R&D center in nanoelectronics and digital technologies in Belgium. Spectricity develops low-cost, miniaturized, spectral sensing solutions with the mission to enable applications in high-volume consumer and industrial devices. These fields include wearables, smartphones, security and automotive, and spectral sensing in the field of biomedical health, smart gardening, color sensing, food analysis, smart object recognition.
Within the dynamic, multidisciplinary and fast-growing team of technologists, engineers and application experts, we are looking for an enthusiastic Senior R&D System Engineer in the CTO office.


Your main responsibilities will be to

  • Develop and design roadmap spectral image sensor technologies: filters, optics, cameras, …
  • Build and validate complex imaging sensor and camera models
  • Investigate and resolve complex issues with products
  • Build and validate complex imaging characterization setups


Your profile, skills and talents

Ideally you are a creative, self-dependent engineer or scientist, highly-motivated to be part of a dynamic team creating new value, continuously and actively seeking better solutions for our problems. Specifically:

  • You have a master’s degree in engineering, with at least 5 years of professional experience.
  • You have a solid understanding of image sensors and optics, and have experience with simulation tools such as ray tracers, finite element – or thin film simulators.
  • You have a good understanding of basic electronics.
  • You are proficient with Python.
  • You are a leader who can efficiently interact with your peers within CTO office, engineering and marketing teams
  • You are fluent in English, and have good presentation skills

You will help us be successful when:

  • You are a good team player, able to pursue and find compromise through constructive discussion, enthusiasm and skills
  • You are result-driven, you have a natural desire to analyze and solve problems and you are self-critical


What Spectricity offers

An exciting experience in a dynamic start-up environment, in a highly-motivated multi-disciplinary team with global exposure in Europe, Asia and US. You will have plenty of opportunities to learn and be creative, to be entrepreneurial and to shape the future of a company.

We are located in Mechelen city center, just across from Mechelen train station, in a modern setting, creating an inspiring work environment.