Senior Development Engineer-Electronics (m/f)

Optotune AG

Place of work
Zurich, Switzerland, Bratislava
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

We are looking for a Senior Development Engineer-Electronics (m/f) to strengthen our R&D team in Bratislava.
As an expert in analog and digital electronics you are responsible for designing, testing and implementing a wide variety of electronics.
Your main responsibilities:
• Close collaboration with product managers and project leaders.
• Complete development and implementation of new electronics hardware for use in products, test- and processing infrastructure.
• Running electronics projects, feasibility studies and evaluations.
• Suggest on electronics hardware solutions for new product ideas, test apparatus and equipment.
• Creation of schematics and layouts.
• Design verification and planning of required actions.
• Documentation and maintenance of manuals.
• Support supply chain in ramp-up of electronic products.
• Building up valuable manufacturing relations.
• Building up and leading a team of engineers.
• Coordination interface to Optotune headquarters.

Information about the selection process

Are you a dynamic person looking for a challenging job in an innovative environment? Are you ready to take on responsibility and influence the future of our company? Are you determined to use your extraordinary skills to bring our revolutionary products to the market? If so, then we would be pleased to get to know you!
We are a young and motivated team. We live an open culture in which your work will be crucial to the success of the company. You will work directly with the company management and with extraordinary colleagues, all striving for one common goal: to create an outstanding company.
If this opportunity interests you, please send your complete application documents to: [email protected]

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Electrical engineering, Electronics, Hardware

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

C++ - expert

Personality requirements and skills

• MSc/BSc degree in electrical engineering or equivalent studies.
• At least 7 years of experience in electronics design. Preferably using Altium.
• Passion in electronics and its implementation into new products.
• Practical knowledge in analog, digital and power electronics (implementing circuits, sensor and actuation interfaces etc.).
• Experience in firmware (C, C++) and FPGA programming (VHDL) are valuable assets.
• Experience in modeling controllers and systems is an asset.
• Good management and leadership skills.
• Solid negotiation skills.
• Creative and analytical thinking, proactive, well organized, autonomous, hands-on, open-minded for challenging ideas.
• Highly proficient in both spoken and written English (Common European Framework C1)


Brief description of the company

Optotune is a strongly growing and internationally active optics company based in Switzerland. We develop, manufacture and market the latest generation of electro-optical components for industrial and consumer markets.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Optotune Slovakia
Bratislavska 45
917 01 Trnava
ID: 2620750   Dátum zverejnenia: 29.7.2016