Electrical Product Engineer - Automotive Electrical Product Engineer - Automotive

Electrical Product Engineer - Automotive

f/m/d | 100 %
Starting from: Upon agreement
Electrical Product Engineer - Automotive

Your Position

We have a challenging vacancy for a Products Engineer to join our innovative Electrical Department in our Automotive Division.

As Electrical Product Engineer you are accountable for the product development and continuous improvement of our new EMI filter technology and  magnetic components (common mode chokes, inductors, transformers, low frequency antennas) for automotive applications (traction inverters, DC/DC, OBCs) as well as for the participation in regulatory, quality and compliance initiatives.

Our Electrical Product Engineer will be involved in product development projects during the RFI and RFQ phases and actively contribute to the industrialisation of Schaffner core products until SOP by supporting the process and production teams.

This is a hands-on position for a motivated engineer and talented innovator. 

We need you

Your Tasks

  • Electrical/magnetic/thermal design of EMI filters and magnetic components (common mode chokes, inductors, transformers, low frequency antennas) from RFI and RFQ
  • Follow and actively support the process and production teams (Switzerland, Thailand, China) during the industrialization process until SOP (EMI filters and magnetic components)
  • Design products and product modifications with sound engineering principles to meet customer technical specifications
  • Support current products in terms of quality, manufacturing, supply continuity and cost improvementy
  • Coordinate activities in a test lab environment including equipment design, test plan development, prototype builds, data collection, evaluation of hardware and data, and create technical reports to summarize findings
  • Plan, support, and report EMC pre-compliance tests according to the automotive standards (e.g., CISPR25, CEVT, TL81000, LV123, ECE-R10, ISO 10605)
  • Supervise early prototyping phases (A-phase) and engineering validation tests (EV)
  • Collaborate with the mechanical development and compliance & validation teams, as well as manufacturing on projects of varying complexity to ensure their success
  • Creating and updating technical documentation and engineering specifications for development projects

Your Profile

  • Master degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • >5 years’ experience in design of electromagnetic products (EMI filters, magnetic components) 
  • Professional experience in the automotive industry with knowledge of automotive regulations and the APQP process would be of great advantage
  • Sound experience in PCB design (Altium)
  • Experience with lab equipment for components characterization (impedance analyzer, VNA, EMI receiver, Oscilloscope)
  • Familiar with simulation tools (LTspice, f.e.m.m., Matlab, Ansys)
  • Solid understanding of production and quality processes
  • Ability to simultaneously manage multiple tasks with minimal supervision 
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and conduct technical tasks to solve engineering problems using strong analytical and experimental skills
  • Fluent written and oral communication skills in English 

Our Offer

Professional Growth

We are ambitious. We are driven by delivering best-in-class solutions to meet the needs of our customers. Talented people work with passion, heart and soul to make this happen.

Diverse and International Working Environment

Headquartered in Switzerland with locations worldwide, we embrace our diversity, multi-culturalism, and the potential for inter-cultural exchange. Fresh perspectives and insights bring us closer and make us stronger. 


Our global reach yet convenient size makes it easy to meet and build strong professional and personal connections.

Our people, their unique personalities, perspectives, and insights create the face of Schaffner to the world. 

Responsible Contact

Chiara Keller

Human Resources

Your future colleagues look forward to meeting you!

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Region of Solothurn

Living and working near a small urban town.

The region has much to offer from hiking and biking on the local mountain, enjoying the finer things in life and partying in the old town to jogging along the river.

It is a brand-new day.
Start a new beginning with us.

Electrical Product Engineer - Automotive

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Electrical Product Engineer - Automotive

f/m/d | 100 %
Starting from: Upon agreement
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