Brief Description

Work at company level to direct a core team of highly skilled engineers and production technicians in the industrialization, process development and ongoing evolution of our world leading atomic clock product line.


• Collaborate with local Neuchatel R&D teams in the definition of road map for next generation Caesium products.

• Coordinate a highly flexible internal and external manufacturing capability optimal for the production of a continually evolving product range.

• Stimulate a culture of knowledge development within the team enhancing their capabilities and knowledge in develop process development, manufacturing test and material technologies.

• Foster a continual improvement culture within the team striving to continually improve product quality, increase manufacturing performance and reduce manufacturing costs.

• Responsible for new product introduction planning and processes for ADVA’s next generation Atomic clocks balancing cost, quality and time to market. 

• Responsible to ensure compliance to local and international requirements for safety and other industry standards.

• Budgetary control for the production and industrialization function within Neuchatel


• Experience in management of high skilled production or test engineering team

• Engineering degree level preferably in mechanical design or material science

• Experience in high precision low volume manufacturing environment preferably involving micro mechanical and/or vacuum technology.

• Structured approach to end to end process development and control.

• Appreciation of material & supply chain management, production planning & supplier management

• Neuchatel site based with requirement for some national and international travel

• Minimum 5 years in a management role with budgetary responsibility

• Demonstrate a high level of ownership and urgency

• Excellent presentation skills, must be able to act as change manager

• Innovative, proactive and highly motivated personality

• Business fluent English & French  language capability in written and spoken • Global travel readines


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Oscilloquartz SA
Avenue des Pâquiers 1 ▪ 2072 Saint-Blaise ▪ Switzerland
Tél: +41 32 722 55 55 ▪ Fax: +41 32 722 55 56