microsystem engineer




Microsystem engineers research, design, develop, and supervise the production of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS), which can be integrated in mechanical, optical, acoustic, and electronic products.

Scope notes

Excludes microelectronics engineer. Includes people using materials such as quartz, plastics and ceramics.

Alternative label

  • micro-system engineer

  • microsystem technology engineering consultant

  • microsystem engineering adviser

  • MEMS engineer

  • microsystem technology engineering specialist

  • micro systems engineer

  • engineer of microsystems

  • engineer in micro-systems

  • senior MEMS engineer

  • microsystem technology engineering expert

  • micro system engineer

  • microelectromechanical systems engineer

  • microsystems engineer

  • microsystem engineering expert

  • engineer in microsystems

  • advanced MEMS engineer

  • microsystem engineering consultant

  • microsystem technology engineering adviser

  • micro-systems engineer

  • microsystem engineering specialist

  • microsystem technology engineer

  • specialist in microelectromechanical systems

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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