Electrical-Embedded Engineer

Job title : Electrical-Embedded Engineer
Location : Le Vaud
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £25000 - £100000 per annum
Salary high : 100000
Salary low : 25000
Reference : 12345_1642670838
Opportunity to work for on cutting-edge fuel cell technology for both mobile and stationary applications.
Our clients uniquely redesigned product is a significantly more compact fuel cell with high power density.
Faced with the challenges of climate change, pollution and the transition to a decentralized energy
system, Our client seeks to provide high performance and cost-effective fuel cell solutions to its customers and partners.

The company has an existing collaboration with European Space Agency BIC Switzerland, and has
recently been awarded a grant from the European Commission as part of the highly competitive
Horizon 2020 Accelerator program to boost the development of our innovative fuel cell technology.
The project, which is planned for a duration of two years, is focused on bringing it more rapidly to
mass commercialisation.
To help achieve our vision of a decarbonised future we are seeking a highly talented and motivated
Lead Electrical-Embedded Engineer to join our team.

Job Profile
Lead Electrical-Embedded engineer for the development and test of fuel cell system components
based on our clients innovative hydrogen fuel cell technology.

Key Responsibilities:
- In-depth knowledge on Embedded Systems (HW-ECU, CAN, SW - Toolchains for developing,
debugging & flashing)
- Design & testing Interfacing of Sensors & Actuators to digital control systems implemented via
PLC (ex. Beckhoff) & Embedded systems (Ex Pi-Innovo, Motohawk, etc).
- Design & Develop Base level Software to read/write sensor/actuator information from/to real
world for digital control system implemented via PLC (ex. Beckhoff) & embedded systems.
- Low Voltage domain to interface Sensors & Actuators via signal conditioning/amplification
circuits to ECU
- High Voltage domain to interface DC/AC power sources & sinks (ex. Batteries, DC/DC Convertors,
Motor Drives) to systems
- Conceptual idea of the Model Based System V Curve Workflow to go from design to realisation
(Ex MIL, RCP)
- Data Logging, Parameter Calibration & GUI/HMI using industry standard tools
- Collaborate with other team members regarding system design, interfaces and functionalities.
- Liaise with suppliers and procurement of new components and solutions as required.
- Prepare reports, test plans and presentations for internal and external stakeholders.

Skills and Experience Required:
- MSc/BSc level or equivalent in Electronics, Control or related disciplines.
- Practical hands-on experience of troubleshooting electronics, actuators and instrumentation.
- Minimum 1-3 years industrial experience in design, testing of digital control systems using PLC or
Embedded Systems.
- Good knowledge/skills on using MATLAB/Simulink for Embedded software development.
- Strong communication skills with internal and external customers.
- Team player with the ability to function autonomously.
- Excellent spoken and written knowledge in English is mandatory.
- Good written and spoken knowledge in French, German or any other language is a plus.


Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.