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Paradox Engineering is aware that excellence is key to exploring markets and pioneering technologies, and building success.
For this reason, we are interested in exceptional talents to build a brilliant team, help shape the future of our company and allow customers unlocking the value of their data through our solutions.
The following profiles may bring value to the Company team. All open positions are intended for Paradox Engineering's offices in Novazzano (Ticino, Switzerland) 

We offer the opportunity to work in a highly dynamic multinational and multicultural environment, with the unique experience of cooperating on very innovative technological projects, sharing knowledge and expertise with high talented professionals. We apply Swiss Labour contracts and remuneration in line with candidates’ experience.

 

HARDWARE DESIGN ENGINEER

To better support our growing projects complexity and hardware (PCB) design, we are looking for a Hardware Design Engineer with good knowledge of both schematics design and PCB layout techniques.

Main Responsibilities:

  • New product development, including schematics design (including components selection and components libraries creation), PCB layout (following PCB manufacturers rules, application and normative constraints), laboratory test planning and execution (to verify the circuit behaviour vs the target specification);
  • Products lifecycle support, including returned material analysis to identify the failure root cause e potential design/test improvements.

Required experience & skills:

  • Electronic circuits design, components selection, schematics and layout: digital embedded design (microcontroller, USB, ETH, SPI/I2C), analogue signals conversion (ADC/DAC), mixed signal and Sub-GHz RF design;
  • Knowledge of low power electronic system design techniques; 
  • Use of Altium Designer (schematic + layout), PSpice Simulator and/or similar CAD Tools;
  • Use of the main laboratory electronic equipment (power supply, oscilloscope, spectrum analyser, climatic chamber); 
  • Testing and validation (up to industrial certification) of low power, RF, mixed signal, embedded systems;
  • Experience on Power supply design and characterization will be considered as a plus: AC/DC (up to 480V AC), DC/DC,  High Voltage Surge and ESD protection circuit; 
  • Knowledge of type approval and certification processes.

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of proven working experience in relevant engineering environment; 
  • Knowledge of firmware programming (C/C++); 
  • University degree (5 years) in Electronics Engineering, or equivalent discipline;
  • Very good and effective communication in Italian and English.

Soft skills: 

  • Leadership attitude, flexible, able to prioritise activities and efficiently manage time, always meeting deadlines;
  • Excellent problem solving approach, high level of commitment and ability to manage pressure;
  • Able to work cross-functionally in dynamic and international environments, effectively and independently interacting with all levels of the organization and clients;
  • Effective communication skills and willingness to travel worldwide.

Apply to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  - please include data treatment authorization and subject reference “PE_HWEng_1_2017”

 

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

He/she will be in charge of specifying, designing and testing complex software applications.

Main responsibilities: 

  • Develop applications and software components for back-end and communication middleware, running on embedded Linux platforms and Linux servers;
  • Enhance application performance with extensive use of high-performance computing technologies and distributed database;
  • Promote new technologies, proactively looking at innovative applications.

Qualifications:

  • University degree in Electronics Engineering or Computer science or equivalent discipline;
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in C/C ++ development and test;
  • Proven experience in software development on Linux and Linux embedded operating systems;
  • Wide knowledge of software engineering methodologies: lifecycle, quality assurance and testing techniques;
  • Knowledge of key software development tools and different languages (Java, SQL, XML, PHP, Python);
  • Knowledge of main network protocols and graphical user interfaces;
  • Database engineering and optimization;
  • Knowledge of IoT platforms as a plus;
  • Italian mother tongue, proficient in English. German and French would be a plus.

 Soft skills: 

  • Leadership attitude, flexible, able to prioritise activities and efficiently manage time, always meeting deadlines;
  • Excellent problem solving approach, high level of commitment and ability to manage pressure;
  • Able to work cross-functionally in dynamic and international environments, effectively and independently interacting with all levels of the organization and clients;
  • Effective communication skills and willingness to travel worldwide.

Apply to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  - please include data treatment authorization and subject reference “PE_Software E_2016”

 

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