Application Engineer R&D (m/f/d)

Date:  Mar 7, 2023
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

Aachen, DE

Requisition ID:  7542

The COMET Group is a global leader in optimizing its customers' products and processes in the fields of X-ray, vacuum and RF technology with high-quality components, systems and services. 

The Plasma Control Technologies division is a global leader in the development and production of high-performance vacuum capacitors, RF modules and RF generators as required in the manufacture of semiconductors, flat screens, solar cells and radio transmitters. At the German PCT site, the expertise is mainly in the field of RF generators.


For our R&D team in Aachen (Germany) we are looking for an 



Application Engineer R&D (m/f/d) 




The main objective of the position is to support the development department in the analysis and implementation of customer requirements and applications.


The tasks in detail: 


  • Develop customer-specific solutions for plasma-based production processes using RF generators and matching networks.
  • Setting up test environments for the simulation of customer-specific requirements
  • Analysis of problems and development of solution proposals in close coordination with our customers in the semiconductor industry
  • Technical responsibility and execution of change projects in the context of product improvement
  • Creation of supporting documentation for typical applications in cooperation with the technical editorial team, e.g. test setups, error analyses, white papers
  • Supporting our customers in the introduction of new Comet products
  • Data analysis and control of experiments using Python

Your qualifications:


  • Very good knowledge of RF technology, especially measurement technology
  • Experience with different interfaces for remote control of devices, e.g. EtherCAT, Ethernet or RS232
  • First experiences in project management and in working with interdisciplinary expert groups
  • Willingness to travel internationally (up to 50% of working time)
  • Very good knowledge of German and good knowledge of English, both written and spoken
  • Methodical, organized way of working and problem solving ability

We offer you:


  • a secure full-time job & an attractive salary
  • a nice team in a technically interesting, future-relevant environment
  • development opportunities
  • charging stations for e-mobility at the building
  • company pension scheme, job bike, arrangements for remote work, free drinks, etc.


If this position sounds interesting to you, we look forward to receiving your online application.



Katja Raschke
Consultant / Recruiting - Human Resources

Comet Yxlon GmbH
Kellershaustrasse 22
52078 Aachen, Germany

General Manager: Dionys van de Ven, Erik Wessel
Sitz: Hamburg, Registergericht Hamburg, Reg.-Nr. 104499