Schaffner Job Details




Start Date 01.07.2019

Product Engineer / Power Quality

To strengthen our team at the office in Luterbach (Switzerland) we are looking for a/an
Product Engineer / Power Quality

Your tasks

  • Support product management with the implementation of products roadmap and life cycle maintenance
  • Identify and investigate new technologies and product improvements (e.g. design, component sourcing, cost-down potential, new features)
  • Support the development and implementation of new products and processes
  • Create and maintain technical documentation (i.e. product catalog, data-sheets, installation guidelines, etc.)
  • Work closely with product managers, R&D, purchasing and production to ensure resolution of technical issues
  • Assess the costs of technical designs and used equipment and ensure that technical specifications, target costs project deadlines are fulfilled
  • Plan, coordinate and follow-up the product releases according to the roadmap
  • Coordinate and lead special tasks assigned by the Product Management (i.e. trainings, product launches etc.)
  • Act as technical coordinator for different internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide 3rd and 4th level support for technical issues

Your profile

  • BSc degree (or equivalent) in a technical discipline (electrical engineering, power electronics)
  • First professional experiences preferably in motor drives, power electronics, power quality or electrical engineering
  • Experience and interest in project management and product development
  • Creative, innovative mind combined with analytical thinking and attention to detail
  • Autonomous and proactive personality with strong communication skills and quality-oriented mindset
  • Team player with intercultural sensitivity and ability to share best practices
  • International work experience is an asset
  • Very good oral and written communication skills in both German and English
  • Willingness to travel within Europe and intercontinentally (ca. 20%)

What we offer

We offer a challenging position in dynamic and international organization. You will profit from the professional advantages of an environment that supports your personal development and recognizes your achievements. We strive to continue offering a competitive benefits package (e.g. 6 weeks holiday) and great working conditions in a modern work ambience.


Would you like to create your future with us?

We are looking forward to receive your application until 31.05.2019.

Please send your application to:

Chiara Keller (working days TU/WE/TH -applications can be submitted in German or English)
 0041 32 681 6600
Schaffner EMV AG

Nordstrasse 11

4542 Luterbach

Schaffner is a leader in the development and production of solutions that assure the efficient and reliable operation of high-performance electronic systems. The product range includes EMC components, upper harmonic filters and magnetic components for the growth markets of energy efficiency, automotive electronics, renewable energies and industrial applications.


Our employees are the key to our success. In a dynamic, international environment, we offer our 2600 or so employees attractive recruitment terms with plenty of scope for individual career path planning. At our location in Luterbach, in Switzerland, on the slope of the southern Jura mountains, you will find a great quality of life with plenty of recreational areas in the vicinity and great transport links to all the cities and regions of Switzerland