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Main responsibilities

• Create performance and technical specifications for customer-specific high-voltage and high-current supply systems within a power range of up to 10 MW DC or 100 MW pulsed; based on IGBTs, MOSFETs or SIC transistor modules

• Design, simulate and complete power electronics circuits for high-voltage power supply systems using state-of-the-art simulation tools (PLECS, Matlab Simulink, P-Spice)

• Develop and design subassemblies, e.g. IGBT power modules

• Commissioning and testing of prototypes, support system commissioning works in-house or on customer sites all over the world

•  Willingness for occasional business trips to customers or partners worldwide

• Provide technical support to the sales team, cooperating in technical offers as expert during occasional travels abroad


Title of study, experience and other knowledge required - Technical skills

• Degree in Electrical Engineering

• Profound knowledge of power electronics as well as proven experience with the designated tools and semiconductor elements

• Experienced with the simulation of power electronics circuits and with implementing designs

•  Knowledge in FGPA programming (VHDL) advantageous

• Excellent German language skills and a good command of English


Soft skills

  • Positive work attitude
  • Collaborative team player with excellent communication skills to support team members
  • Organisational abilities
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience in leadership, e.g. project teams, of advantage






  • System integrations in factory and on site commissioning of high-voltage power supplies and RF-amplifiers for our scientific customers (fusion research, particle accelerators)
  • Collaboration with the development team during the design phase
  • System integration of prototypes and small series in the factory
  • Commissioning at customer’s site
  • Commissioning of high-power shortwave transmitter based on solid state and tube technology, worldwide
  • Planned and short-term service assignments, on-site trainings


  • BSc or MSc in electronics or electrical engineering
  • Profound knowledge in digital and RF electronics, power electronics and IT
  • Good knowledge of English, Italian or German, other languages are desirable
  • Personal responsibility, communication skills and a high degree of resilience in a challenging environment
  • Flexibility and willingness to stay abroad for several weeks


  • Ability to work independently and efficient in problem solving and accomplishing tasks
  • Ability to work in interdisciplinary teams
  • Flair for technical challenges in difficult environments

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