job announcement

Open Position: Mechanical Engineer/product developer and robustness

Company Description
IPM is a young startup company founded in 2014 as a spinoff from the Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology at DTU. IPM’s main interest is to develop environmental sensors using patentable technology. IPM is currently focusing on developing and testing a commercial product that can provide continuous measurements of the pesticide level in water production facilities.

Project description
This position is a part of an EU project that IPM is currently engaged in. The project is funded by the Fast Track to Innovation program to develop a fully functional prototype for water quality control along with our EU partners. The project is currently running under a strict deadline with milestone deliveries. The candidate will focus on maturing the existing design, integrate feedback from our partner into the final design and conduct tests with the produced parts.

The successful candidate is a mechanical engineer with background and experience in product design. The ideal candidate has to be self-driven and strongly focusing on ensuring product development towards the market.
• 2 – 3 years experience in product design is required .
• Experience in design of injection molding, DFM/DFA and robustness.
• You need to be a super user of SolidWorks.
• Ability to work in an interdisciplinary and international environment.
• Ability and flexibility to work in a team, and being able to work independently.
• Excellent writing and communication skills.

We offer
We offer an interesting and challenging job in an international environment focusing on research and innovation, which contribute to enhancing the economy and improving societal welfare for the general public. We strive for industrial and product developing expertise, collegial respect and freedom tempered by a high level of responsibility. The position is offered until July 2020. Salary will be approximated to a public university standard.

Further information
If you need further information please call us at Phone Number: +45 71908051, email:

Application procedure
Please submit your application no later than 31th of July, 2019. Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please send your application to All the material MUST be in English and it must include:
• Application (cover letter)
• CV including list of publications
• Diploma
• Recommendation letter from previous employee

Applications and enclosures received after the deadline will not be considered. A qualified candidate will be interviewed immediately despite the application deadline and the position can be offered immediately afterwards.

All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.