R&D HW Engineer

Join 3Shape as a Product Support Engineer to support further growth
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3Shape is the “Google” of the dental industry, The leader of the dental CAD/CAM market. We are specialists in the production of 3D scanners, present in Poland for over 10 years.

To support further growth, we are looking for an R&D engineer for our Product Lifecycle team of around 15 mechanical, electronics and software engineers. The team works on improving the quality of products in the field and efficiency in production by conducting production near RD in close collaboration with Global Quality, Production, Procurement and Support as well R&D colleges from Denmark and Ukraine.  

The position is based in the R&D department at our Production facility in Szczecin (Poland).

Job Description

We seek a skilled Engineer or Physicist with qualifications to understand the physical working methods of our 3D scanners and help bridging the gap between R&D and Production

You will analyze production and quality issues, make hypothesis about underlying physical effects, carry out experiments to verify this and implement suitable changes. You will further contribute to design for manufacture by providing experience and knowledge from existing production.

The work will be carried out in close collaboration with both local Engineers in Poland and R&D engineers from Poland and Denmark. Hence you can expect to travel for 10-20 days/year. 

Candidate profile

The ideal candidate is hands-on, implementer with some years of experience within development or production of technical products and has:

  • B.Sc. or M.Sc. in applied physics, electronics, mechanics, physics or related
  • Preferably knowledge about 3D optical scanners or similar
  • Analytical mindset to find most important problems and their root causes
  • Ability to propose and implement changes
  • Good at communicating with both Production and R&D organization 
  • Familiarity with software for controlling lab experiments and collecting results in databases
  • Experience in creating software for embedded systems will be an advantage
  • Hands-on experience with data analysis tools (Excel, Python or similar)

What we offer

  • An attractive work environment in a brand-new production facility with canteen and observation deck.
  • Informal atmosphere, among best in class colleagues with a strong emphasis on supporting creativity and fostering well-being of the employees 
  • A large degree of independence and freedom to plan and streamline your own tasks
  • The chance to influence the future of a rapidly expanding company
  • Competitive employment terms and benefits
  • Stable employment conditions (contract of employment)
  • Personal growth and development through continuous learning
  • Company events
  • Please attach your Curriculum Vitae and add consent for processing personal data included:
  • In accordance with the Law of Personal Data Protection of 29.08.1997 (Journal of Laws No. 133, item 883) I give my consent to processing of my personal data contained in the offer for the recruitment process in 3Shape Poland Sp. z o.o.



We encourage all relevant applicants to apply. We are committed to celebrating human diversity, and we trust that the best way to reach outstanding business results, is by welcoming diverse people into our community.

About us

3Shape started with a simple idea - to make 3D scanning better. First, we applied it to the hearing industry, then we succeeded in dentistry. Now, twenty years later, 3Shape is 1,700+ employees globally. With the help of dental professionals and amazing colleagues we’re creating award-winning scanning and CAD/CAM solutions to change dentistry together! Together, we contribute to a better world. Experience the everyday #lifeat3Shape across the globe on Facebook.

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PL - Szczecin

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