As a Research Engineer - Active EMI Filters, you will join our international team which is very passionate about developing innovative future-oriented products to improve power quality and EMI noise reduction. We are seeking a creative engineer to help us master the technical challenges of existing and new technologies.
Responsible for the design and realization of discrete analog EMI filter circuits
Lead and coordinate system simulations of Power Electronics systems and application
Create concepts and designs for new products/ processes and submit idea disclosures
Technology monitoring & evaluation
Design and create printed circuit board layouts (PCB) (incl. high frequency designs)
Realization and experimental verification of prototypes
Deliver relevant contributions to the technology strategy that drive a future vision and create building blocks for future products and technologies
Participate in design reviews, present results of formal analysis, prepare project progress reports and research summaries
Create documentation to support design/development changes
Build relationships and collaborate effectively with internal development partners worldwide
Electrical Engineering Degree
Thorough understanding in analog electronics and in control theory
Strong know-how in power electronics
Broad technical background in the design/development of advanced Printed Circuit Boards
Strong programming skills in Matlab or Python
Simulation skills (Spice or similar) combined with expertise in prototyping, troubleshooting and failure analysis
Ability to look at the wider context and to think at the big picture
Hands-on and problem-solving mentality to challenge "status quo"
Ability to work independently as well as collaborate effectively across engineering disciplines
Experience influencing business and product decisions using research and data
Superior creativity and imagination with respect to new products, processes, procedures
Fluency in English
We believe in fair remuneration in line with the market. With a variable performance-related bonus, everyone participates in our success. We provide our own solid pension fund. Personal accident and health insurance provides peace of mind in case the unthinkable ever happens.
We operate a flexible working model based on a 40-hour week with hours calculated on an annual basis.
6 weeks of vacation applies to everyone so that we can recharge our batteries and find new inspiration. In addition, we enjoy 12.5 work-free days as public holidays.
We encourage lifelong learning and provide employees with targeted support for their individual training needs.
Our workplaces offer height-adjustable desks in rooms flooded with light. We have a fitness subscription, support company sports activities, hold skiing and hiking days and support those who bike to work.
We are committed to hybrid working from home or on the road. A modern IT infrastructure ensures we are ready to support new ways of working.
Operating flexible working hours, working part-time or from home, we ensure the work-life balance is respected.
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.
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.
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.
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