09 July 2024

Vacancy: product engineer

At Microtechnix, we are shaping the future of automated imaging in cell-based and microbiology applications. By focusing on high-end optical systems, automation and the implementation of the latest vision AI innovations, we contribute to improving the reproducibility & consistency of scientific research and industrial quality control processes. We have a global footprint and are continuously developing new tools and technology to address the challenges of today and tomorrow. In 2024 we introduced our solution to digitize and automate pharmaceutical microbiological quality control: EMMA.

We are looking to hire a product engineer that gets energy from getting things done and wants to be part of a 10-person scale-up bringing true innovation to the pharmaceutical microbiology market. Do you want to contribute to new features that further enrich EMMA and roll them out on a commercial scale ? Join us to make an impact on our business from day 1.


  • Productization of new features (feature implementation, testing & validation)
  • Product documentation (technical writing & version control)
  • Optimize packaging for shipping
  • Work with quality assurance to ensure any quality issues are addressed efficiently in a robust way
  • Management of technical documentation for assembly


  • You are located within driving distance of our HQ in Sint-Niklaas, BE
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • A “can-do” mentality
  • Analytical skills to quickly analyze and structure large amounts of information
  • Able to create and read technical drawings using tools like Solidworks
  • Eye for detail, focused on continuous improvement
  • Technical background or relevant experience is essential
  • Affinity with imaging and pharmaceutical production environments is a plus but not necessary


  • Be part of an agile team that can get things done
  • Full-time contract with competitive salary and additional benefits
  • A diverse role with development opportunities
  • Commitment to a healthy work-life balance with flexible working hours
  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive team environment
  • Chance to shape the roll out of groundbreaking products (made in Belgium) that revolutionize pharmaceutical microbiological quality control

Interested to learn more? Get in touch via jobs@microtechnix.com