System Engineer – Bern, Switzerland

Author Tamara Written 2017/02/20 in category Blog posts,Careers,Vilant News

We are looking for an

Electrical Engineer (BSc/MSc) as a

System Engineer (m/f) – RFID Systems

for our Vilant Systems AG office in Bern, Switzerland

Job description / Your tasks

Do you have IT skills with a customer service mindset? Do you want to work in an international environment? Do you like learning new things fast? If you answered yes to any of these questions, a successful career may be waiting for you at our Engineering team.

As a System Engineer you will work in a team responsible for RFID system deliveries and technical support for our customers. You are a key resource in the implementation of their RFID solutions, including both hardware and software components, and perform hands-on tests to validate customer proof-of-concept setups. Tasks also include software/system testing and installations/maintenance visits onsite to customer locations.

We have multiple openings and can cater positions for juniors and seniors – what matters is the right attitude.

The position is full time.

Qualifications / Your profile

  • Business German and business English
  • Friendly and fluent work and communication with customers in project assignment
  • Interest in planning, development and optimization of RFID systems as a part of a project team consisting of a project manager, software developers as well as test- and support engineers
  • Interest in installations and launches of RFID systems at customer premises
  • Interest in in-house and field testing (factory & site acceptance testing)
  • Capability for documentation, user manuals and end customer trainings
  • Interest in a subset of our specialist areas
    • IT networks, databases and client-server software environments
    • Embedded software and embedded Linux/Unix systems
    • C/C++ (depending on your skillset software development is a possible field or work)
    • Python (depending on your skillset developing and conducting script based system tests is a possible field of work)
    • High frequency technology, especially RFID technology
    • Electrical engineering, sensors
  • Problem solving skills and willingness to learn new things
  • Drivers license
  • Ability and willingness to travel and high level of autonomy in working
  • Customer service mindset with good communication skills

What we offer / What you can expect

  • Experience in exciting and international projects
  • Relaxed atmosphere of a small but international company
  • Dynamic team in Bern with support of whole Vilant personnel in all countries
  • A position in which you see what you have created and can be proud of it
  • Enough challenges and responsibilities to match your skills and capabilities
  • Good opportunities for personal and career development as the company keeps growing
  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible working hours and home-office based work where beneficial and applicable

Please send your application, salary request and CV, or any questions you might have, to careers@vilant.com. Interviews will be held continuously so please register your application as soon as possible.