Van Nuys, CA, US

Microfabrica is an advanced technology company and the world leader in 3D micro-scale additive manufacturing, providing the only high volume, micro-scale, additive manufacturing platform on the market that yields complex metal structures and assemblies at a scale not previously possible.

We are looking for an energetic and talented junior engineer to develop processes for sophisticated automation equipment in a cutting-edge fabrication technology.


Setup and troubleshoot sophisticated automation tools/systems

Develop processes and perform data analysis

Create procedures, work instructions, and provide training on related equipment and processes

New equipment procurement that includes defining specification, acceptance testing, and implementation

Interface with vendors and technical support for equipment issues, maintenance, and upgrades

Solve engineering problems and improve/develop new production processes relating to the equipment

Education & Training

Minimum requirement - Bachelor's Degree in related engineering field


Looking for recent graduate with practical experience in automation from academia or an entry level engineering position

Preference for individual with experience supporting fab-type processes (i.e. semiconductor, MEMS, solar, etc.)

Software programming experience a plus


Knowledge of engineering principles and technologies related to automation systems (semiconductor fab equipment a plus)

Demonstrated problem solving, decision making and communication abilities

Fluency in English and strong writing skills

Meticulous attention to detail and comfort with hands-on work

Familiarity with Microsoft office (word processing and spreadsheets)