2nd Line Service Engineer (m/f/d)

Supporting worldclass science is our profession. At Scienta Omicron we are building the tools that make a difference to scientists all around the globe. Fueled by our passion for science and technology, we enable our customers to strive towards scientific excellence.


As member of the 2nd line service team, you will be located in Taunusstein, Germany. You will support colleagues in the global 1st line service teams, who are frequently travelling to our customers. Your main focus will be ultrahigh vacuum technology (UHV) - especially scanning probe microscopy.

In 2nd line service, you'll have a supporting role to make things happen.

You will help 1st line engineers when it comes to:

  • Installations of advanced scientific instruments
  • Repairs and troubleshooting
  • Upgrades of existing equipment

Additionally, you will:

  • Work on quotes
  • Find technical solutions to customer demands together with other involved parties (e.g. R&D or production)
  • Support our help desk
  • Follow-up on service orders
  • Handle returned parts in the factory
  • Work on spare parts catalogues, campaigns, ...


Start into a future with great development opportunities in a globally active company.

What we offer:

  • Excellent compensation
  • Working in a great team in an innovative company
  • Flexible working times
  • Bike leasing


  • Advanced degree in physics or engineering
  • Proven experience in surface analysis techniques under UHV - most preferably scanning probe microscopy
  • Very good analytical skills
  • Reliant and solution-oriented way of working
  • Strong in communication - within a team or to customers, colleagues, suppliers
  • Business fluent in written and spoken English (additional language skills - e.g. German - are a plus)
  • Willingness for occasional travels (e.g. for installation support)


We are looking forward to your online application

Please send it to:


Scienta Omicron Technology GmbH Am Wurzelbach 2

65232 Taunusstein

Tel: +49 6128 987 119