R&D Senior Engineer (80-100%)

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Senior level Product Engineering for high performance miniature circuit breakers comprising pre-studies, planning, evaluation, and development of key product features, requiring broad technical engineering knowledge

Your responsibilities


  • Coordinate tasks in a cross-functional team to investigate problems, develop solutions, and prepare recommendations in the role of lead engineer or project manager
  • Analyze technical and business aspects of proposed solutions to support the decision-making process
  • Proactively identify and implement tasks to improve operations, reduce costs, and increase customer satisfaction
  • Develop, plan, implement and coordinate recommendations for studies to promote innovation
  • Represent the organization at international meetings; interact with customers to resolve key technical issues and develop appropriate action plans


Your background


  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in electrical/mechatronic engineering or related field
  • Min. 5 years of experience as a product or design engineer
  • Strong technical knowledge of the following: Mechanical and electrical system of low voltage products, Design of mechanical and electrical interfaces, Plastic and metallic parts design, Manual and automated assembly processes for low voltage components
  • Good understanding of Project Management methodologies with proven experience
  • Proficiency in knowledge and application of Microsoft Office applications (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS-Project)
  • Proficiency in knowledge and application of design software, preferably Solidworks
  • Self-motivated, quick learner, solution oriented with positive attitude
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal (German and English)
  • Good understanding of design for manufacturing and assembly
  • Experience in working with global suppliers, manufacturing and engineering resources


More about us

We look forward to receiving your application. The recruitment process is led by Stephan Himmel, Talent Partner ABB Switzerland Ltd. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website www.abb.com. ABB Data Privacy Statement: https://new.abb.com/privacy-notice/candidate

Publication ID: CH87024097_E2

Important: In order to be employed by ABB you will need to fully comply with/fulfill all local ABB employment requirements/processes.

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