BIOSPIRE - Optical Engineer in Holotomographic Imaging (m/f/d)

What you will do:
  • Develop hardware that enables holographic imaging, ensuring it is tailored for real-time cellular analysis.
  • Take an existing minimum viable product to the next level of readiness for clinical testing.
  • Improve the conceptual optical design and lead the process of building the clinical-ready prototype
  • Work with interdisciplinary teams to integrate the optical systems with other components such as software and mechanical elements.
  • Perform rigorous testing and validation of the holographic imaging systems to ensure reliability, accuracy and effectiveness in cellular analysis.
  • Keep abreast of advances in optical engineering and holographic imaging and apply cutting-edge research to ongoing projects.
  • Work closely with stakeholders, including researchers and clinicians, to understand their needs and translate them into technical specifications. 


What you should bring to the table:
  • An advanced degree (Masters or PhD in optical engineering, physics or a closely related technical field is mandatory. is highly advantageous.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of hands-on experience in the design and development of optical systems is required, with a specific focus on holographic imaging technologies being particularly desirable.
  • A sound understanding of image acquisition systems, together with a nuanced understanding of the complexities involved in holographic imaging techniques.
  • Intermediate mechanical design skills are essential, with preference given to candidates with specific experience in the design of mechanical components that integrate with optical systems.
  • A strong analytical mindset and a proactive problem solving approach are essential for success in this role.
What we offer you: 
  • Innovative Impact: By joining BIOspire, you will have the unique opportunity to push the boundaries of cellular analysis technology and make a significant impact in the field of medical technology.
  • Fair payment and Equity Options: E14 payment VOT. As a growing spin-off, there may be opportunities for equity options, allowing you to share in the long-term success of the company.
  • Academic Excellence: As a university spin-off, we maintain strong ties with academia, providing you the chance to engage in cutting-edge research and even contribute to scholarly publications.
  • Collaborative Environment: Work alongside a team of experts in a multidisciplinary setting, fostering a culture of continuous learning and innovation.
  • Networking Opportunities: Gain access to a wide network of professionals, researchers, and academics in the field, enhancing your professional connections.
  • Flexible Work Arrangements: We understand the importance of work-life balance and offer flexible working conditions to accommodate your needs.
  • Intellectual Challenge: Engage in intellectually stimulating work that aims to solve real-world problems in the medical field.


We’re waiting for you!

If you're eager to push the boundaries of cell analysis technology and make a genuine impact in groundbreaking medical technology, this is your chance to be at the forefront of optical engineering in the medical field. Ready for your next adventure surrounded by a team of experts?

Apply now! Send your CV and cover letter to and be sure to include [Optical Engineer in Holotomographic Imaging] in the subject line.