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 Interviews will be held continuously so please register your application as soon as possible.