Assembly, Integration and Test (AIT) Engineer – Junior

Location: Rotterdam or Enschede, The Netherlands

Employment Type: 0.8-1 FTE

Experience: 0-5 years

About Delta Diagnostics:

Delta Diagnostics is a leading developer of cutting-edge life-science research instruments based on photonic integrated circuit technology that was invented at TNO – The Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research. With a strong commitment to advancing scientific knowledge and vastly accelerating the development of new drugs and diagnostic tests, Delta Diagnostics is at the forefront of innovation, developing state-of-the-art label-free biosensors that empower researchers and healthcare professionals worldwide. We aim to deliver highly reliable, efficient, and user-friendly instruments that enable researchers to unravel the complexities of biological samples and accelerate scientific breakthroughs.

We are dedicated to creating instruments that not only provide accurate and precise results but also streamline workflows, saving researchers valuable time and resources. Our ultimate goal is to contribute to the improvement of global healthcare by facilitating the development of innovative diagnostic tools and accelerating the development of new drugs.

Join us at Delta Diagnostics as we embark on this exciting journey of discovery and innovation, where your expertise and passion can make a significant impact on scientific advancements and patient care. Together, let’s shape the future of life-science research and diagnostics.

Job Description:

Delta Diagnostics is seeking a motivated Entry-Level AIT Engineer to join our team. As an AIT Engineer, you will play an integral role in our projects by being responsible for the assembly, integration, and testing of highly innovative label-free biosensing instruments. This position is ideal for recent graduates or candidates with up to 5 years of experience looking to contribute to cutting-edge technical projects in a highly multidisciplinary environment.


· Assembly and Integration: Assembly and integration of new (prototype) label-free biosensing instruments.

· Testing: Conduct testing and verification of instrument functionality and performance.

· Collaboration: Work collaboratively with cross-functional, multidisciplinary, and often international teams, including engineers, scientists, and project managers, to achieve project objectives.

· Documentation: Maintain accurate documentation of assembly, integration, and test procedures.

· Quality Assurance: Participate in quality control processes to ensure the delivery of high-quality instruments.

· Adherence to Standards: Ensure that all assembly, integration, and testing activities adhere to relevant industry standards and regulations.


· Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a related field.

· Experience: 0-5 years of experience in engineering, including internships or academic projects related to assembly, integration, and testing of high-tech instrumentation.

· Hands-On Skills: Strong hands-on skills for assembling and testing mechanical, optical, fluidic and electronic components.

· Communication: Strong written and verbal communication skills.

· Problem Solving: Analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to adapt to changing project requirements.

· Team Player: Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams.

· Adaptability: Willingness to learn and adapt in a dynamic work environment.

Our offer:

We offer competitive compensation, a stimulating scale-up environment, opportunities for professional growth and development and as a plus (if you stay for the duration) a generous cash bonus on exit scheme. If you are a highly motivated AIT Engineer with a passion for cutting-edge technology and are excited about the opportunity to contribute to the field of label-free biosensing instruments, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and cover letter to .

Delta Diagnostics is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Unsolicited services or offers from recruitment agencies or intermediaries will not be responded to.

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