Applied Physics Researcher


Rehovot, IL, IL

Job ID:  52056
Category:  Product & Engineering

Stratasys is a world leader in 3D printing!

Stratasys is leading the global shift to additive manufacturing with innovative 3D printing solutions for industries such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products and healthcare. Through smart and connected 3D printers, polymer materials, a software ecosystem, and parts on demand, Stratasys solutions deliver competitive advantages at every stage in the product value chain. The world’s leading organizations turn to Stratasys to transform product design, bring agility to manufacturing and supply chains, and improve patient care.


Stratasys is looking for an applied physicist to join the R&D group that develops the DLP printer. 


Roles and responsibilities within this role:

  • Responsible for developing and testing concepts for the next generation of DLP printers.
  • Leading System development activities E2E from the definition stage till implementation including requirements definition, simulations, planning, design, validation, and implementation
  • Defining, leading, and performing tests and research activities in R&D labs and on printers.
  • Improving printing sequence and the part quality via defining novel sequences\ algorithms and by process parameter manipulation
  • Point of knowledge for System aspects of the printing process: requires an understanding of the mechanics, electronics, and printing SW
  • Defining high-level system requirements and software requirements for printers
  • Qualifying new system modules ( DLP Projector, LCD screen, Diaphragms from different types of materials technology and size, Automatic resin feeding system, mechanics, electronics, optics & SW)
  • Initiating new system-related ideas and innovations to support SSYS roadmap and future needs
  • Working in full alignment with all R&D matrix, project managers, Chemistry researchers, and system engineers



  • Applied Physicist – M.Sc. from a leading university. (Ph.D. preferred)
  • At least 5 years of experience as a leading Physicist in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Knowledge in system engineering and definition of system requirements
  • Familiarity with the design of experiments, data analysis, simulation tools, and programming: Labview, Matlab, and Finite Element Analysis
  • Ability to lead tasks, prioritize actions and perform under tight deadlines
  • A team player with high motivation and good personal skills
  • Background in the printing industry, polymer chemistry, or material curing processes – an advantage
  • Travel required: (List percentage)