Mechanical Engineer

In the field of Automated Optical Inspection segment of electronic industry business.


Delvitech is a Swiss company focused on the development of a complete Artificial Intelligence based technological solution for the Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) of Printed Circuit Boards (PCB).
Our people are the most valuable asset. We not only continuously invest in our technology but also in the acquisition of top talents from across the globe. Our team is multicultural and diverse but strongly rooted in the tradition of Swiss quality, which together with innovation, underpin all the company’s activities. Thanks to the invaluable cooperation with the most prestigious universities, we are able to achieve high levels of performance in the evolving technology of AOI.
Headquartered in Mendrisio (Switzerland) and with branch offices in the U.S., Germany and India, Delvitech markets its products throughout the world. The company’s goal is to provide clients in diverse markets with full solutions that make the difference in quality and performance.
For our Headquarter in Mendrisio, we are looking to hire an extremely motivated and high driven Mechanical Engineer to join our R&D Robotics team.


  • Mechanical design of precise mechanical assemblies.
  • Design of custom parts to package optics and electronics into compact spaces.
  • Design opto-mechanical mounts to provide precise alignment, adjustment, and robustness to meet critical optical performance requirements.
  • Concept design to scope development effort and product configuration.
  • Risk identification and reduction through feasibility prototypes, analysis and testing.
  • Collaborate with production on design manufacturability.
  • Consult with manufacturing partners concerning the fabrication of the parts.
  • Assemble and test final hardware.
  • Create product drawings and project documents.
  • Transition new designs to production and support existing production.


  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related fields. A PhD in Mechanical Engineering is appreciated.
  • Experience in designing precise mechanical assemblies for linear motion.
  • Experience in designing custom machined and fabricated parts.
  • Experience in designing opto-mechanical and electro-mechanical assemblies is a plus.
  • Proficient in mechanical CAD (Solidworks is preferred) and exposure to CAD data management.
  • Experience in structural analysis and heat transfer analysis.
  • Experience/knowledge of manufacturing processes such as low volume sheet metal.
  • Experience in a structured development process from the definition of requirements to concept design, to detail design, to testing, and implementation into production.
  • High proficiency in spoken and written English.


  • Problem solving skills and reasoning ability.
  • Self-motivated with a creative pioneer spirit.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Good oral and written communicative capabilities.
  • Must work well in teams with other Engineering disciplines, including Electrical, Electronical, Optical and Software.


We are passionate about finding people with innovative thinking and pioneer spirit to join our growing family. We will offer you the possibility to drive change and ensure progress never stops. You will grow with and within a company that believes in a positive innovating and diverse work culture. We promote creativity, to question existing solutions and think in unconventional ways.
For this very reason, Delvitech is the ultimate place to challenge yourself.
If you are a future maker and all of this resonates with you, join us!


Our opportunities are open for you to apply online. Please visit:
Please send your complete application: Curriculum vitae, motivation letter and eventual references to with mention “Mech. Eng. CH” and your full name in the email subject line.

Applications will be considered only if submitted electronically within January 31st 2022.

Delvitech values the diversity of the people inside its walls. Diversity, equity, and inclusion at all levels are the core of who we are. We celebrate multiple points of view and approaches by building a culture which fosters a diverse workplace in which individual differences are recognized, appreciated, respected and responded to in ways that fully develop and utilize each person’s talents and strengths.

Therefore, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, religion or religious creed, colour, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, physical/mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, registered domestic partner status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation and will not be discriminated against on these bases.