Electronic expertise, product design and integration in electrical grid environments

Our client, depsys SA, is a fast-growing, innovative, high-tech scale-up company headquartered in Puidoux, close to Lausanne (Switzerland). Thanks to its proprietary smart grid technology solution, the company empowers operators of low and medium-voltage electrical grids all around the world with intelligence and insights that simplify operations and help accelerate the energy transition. To reinforce its engineering resources in electronic design, we are looking for a qualified

Senior Electronic Engineer

In this position you will join a multidisciplinary device engineering team developing the next generation of products. The depsys solution called GridEye combines devices with extensive measurement, communication, and control capabilities. These are integrated into a complex IoT environment to solve many challenges specific to the electrical grid. This position offers a wide range of responsibilities, from design to industrialisation, covering several engineering fields.
Main responsibilities
  • Act as a senior electronic expert to design the next product range
  • Analyse technical requirements and integration concepts of devices in different electrical grid environments
  • Specify concept and define electronic constraints in collaboration with the whole engineering team for clients' applications
  • Perform schematic and layout specification design
  • Perform board bring-up and engineering validation testing of the core solution system (metering)
  • Work closely with other technical fields (firmware, mechanical design, test, research, subcontractors)
  • Work with supply chain stakeholders and suppliers for the selection of electronic components
  • Participate in product compliance assessment
  • Participate in the development and improvement of the manufacturing/assembly/testing process
  • Support customers' technical requests for existing solutions
Your profile
  • Master or bachelor in microtechnics or electronic engineering
  • Demonstrated experience in electronic industrial design of metering devices 
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in a similar position
  • Specialised in analogue electronic design with good overall electronic field understanding
  • Experience in digital circuits and layout, including I2X, SPI, RS485, Ethernet is a plus
  • Experience in electronic design for harsh EMC constraint environment
  • Experience in electrical power metrology with a good knowledge of the related standards such as IEC 61557-12 and IEC 62586-1
  • Master DFx – cost, assembly, yield, reliability, testability
  • Experienced user of ECAD simulation softwares such as Altium and SIMetrix/Spice
  • Good knowledge of embedded systems (ARM Cortex-A or M platforms) is a plus
  • Good knowledge of signal processing methodologies is a plus
  • Familiar with agile methodology (Scrum)
  • Strong organisational skills, methodological mindset, autonomy
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in French and English
Joining such a company will give you the opportunity to shape the evolution of the energy sector within a dynamic, innovative, open minded, multicultural, entrepreneurial entity. It will give you the chance to be part of the next chapter of depsys' success story.
If you recognise yourself in such a profile, do not hesitate to call (+41 21 613 70 00) for additional information or to apply by email (jacques.laurent@ems.ch).
  • Job Title
    Senior Electronic Engineer
  • Branche
    Elektrotechnik / Elektronik / Optik
  • Berufsgruppe
    Projektleitung / Engineering
  • Region
    Waadtland / Fribourg
  • Kennziffer
  • Ihr Berater
    Jacques Laurent
    Jacques Laurent - jacques.laurent@ems.ch
    18, avenue d'Ouchy
    CH-1006 Lausanne
    +41 21 613 70 00
Jacques Laurent
Jacques Laurent