Systems Engineer (Fluidics & Maintenance)


Systems Engineer, Fluidics & Maintenance


Salary Guide $100000- $150000 p.a.

Our client is seeking a motivated, self-reliant individual to join their Fluidics & Maintenance Team. The Fluidics and Maintenance team researches, designs, creates and verifies systems to support their Inkjet Printhead products. The team develops systems which :-

Supply ink at specified pressures and flows and manage operational transients to produce consistent, repeatable drop size and drop directionality

Maintain inkjet nozzle health via the prevention of and removal of surface contaminants

In addition, the team provides vital advice and support to both internal product development and OEM partner development teams.

The Company

A technology driven organisation operating in a fast-paced industry with offices around the globe. Their aim is to employ determined, effective and successful people who embrace change and can demonstrate a strong drive to overcome challenges and get things done. You will benefit from a collaborative team culture which fosters creativity and flexibility to find the right solutions for OEM partners.

Duties and Responsibilities

The purpose of the role is to research and develop systems designed to supply inkjet printheads with ink and to maintain the cleanliness and health of the printheads.

Your role as part of the specialist team will be working on inkjet maintenance systems for new applications. You will be self-motivated, able to work with minimal supervision and take responsibility for the delivery of self-contained items of work.

In addition, you will :-

Have experience in tackling complex, multidisciplinary challenges

Demonstrate novel approaches to such problems

Show mechanical aptitude, combining design approach with practical, hands-on prototyping and verification and analysis skills

Be excited by technical problems and the opportunity to solve them

Be flexible and adaptable

Work well within a team

Provide excellent customer service


Experience & Skills


A background in electro-mechanical, systems.

Demonstrated aptitude for design and hands-on working

Ability to work with and respond quickly to evolving requirements

Ability to work independently within a multi-disciplinary team of engineers and scientists

3-5 years' work experience in a relevant field. (Consumer, Industrial, Medical/Healthcare, regulated/safety critical).

Bachelor's Degree in an engineering related discipline


Background in multidisciplinary problem solving

Experience with microfluidic systems

Ability to use scripting languages (such as Python) for test beds and prototyping

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Sydney, Australia, Australia & Oceania

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  • Salary
    AUD100,000 to AUD150,000 per year
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  • Posted By
    Kellie Dance
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    Aviation & Aerospace
    Defense & Space
  • Career Level
    Mid-Senior level
  • Qualification Level
    Masters Degree
  • Home Working Possible?

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