Senior Development Engineer

Z├╝rich, Altstetten,Zurich,Switzerland
11 Sep 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
To expand our development team for High Voltage bushings, we are looking for you as a Senior Development Engineer and Project Manager. A wide range of tasks in a very lively and versatile environment is waiting for you. The business unit "Bushings" is the technology leader in design and manufacture of high voltage components. All renowned international companies of the electrical industry active in power generation, transmission and distribution are among our customers. Micafil has a worldwide top position in the business areas bushings and insulation components.

- You develop new technologies and customized products in high voltage engineering and power transmission as guide the development projects from idea to market
- You solve complex technical issues and perform simulations in electrical engineering, mechanics and thermodynamics
- The qualifications and type testing of products as well as the definition of methods are in your responsibility
- With your technical expertise you advise other departments / ABB locations and you represent the unit together with the sales team at the customer
- Last but not least your training skills are in demand, which you prove in the training and teaching of staff in the field of high voltage engineering

- You have a diploma or a master degree in Electrical
high voltage engineering and you are optimally experienced engineering and/or in working with epoxide resins
- Analytical methods for troubleshooting can be used confidently
- More than five years of professional experience is essential
- Good MSOffice skills and knowledge in working with SAP
- Responsible team player with a strong hands-on mentality
- You independently drive single tasks as well as larger projects
- Your strength is a precise, systematic and structuredwhich approach, even under high pressure
- You know how to guide and develop other colleagues
high voltage engineering technically
- Fluent command of English, preferably complemented by excellent german language skills