Innovation Engineer- Automation System

  • Job title: Innovation Engineer- Automation System
  • Function: Corporate Accelerator
  • Reports to: Innovation Engineering Manager
  • Supervises: None
  • Language: Fluent in English (both verbal and written) German an asset
  • Location: Dübendorf, Switzerland
  • Travel: Up to 20% (Part-time employment is an option)

The Moovimenta Group is a Swiss based, family-owned organization with Revenues exceeding 850M CHF and 5000 employees. The Group currently comprises four Divisions: Habasit, Rossi, NGI and TRAPO. In addition to our four Divisions, the Group functions also host our Corporate Accelerator, based in Zurich, Switzerland.

We are a diverse team of engineers and business developers working on a multitude of innovative product and technology projects on a mission to take transport in industrial intra-logistics to the next level.

We foster a collaborative and empowering environment where your ideas will be valued, and your potential will be unleashed.

In this role, you will travel up to 20%. 

Your main challenges

  • Own the development of operation concepts and automation system architectures for exciting new industrial products
  • Collaborate with international multi-disciplinary engineering teams to develop prototypes and elevate them to exciting new products
  • Implement and validate automation software on PLC
  • Select and validate automation system components
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies related to the role

What we look for

Your education and experience

  • University Degree in mechatronics engineering, automation or similar (5-years degree MSc, reputable university)
  • Proven experience (4+ years) in product development with focus on industrial machines, DCS and process control.
  • Proven experience in defining operation concepts and automation system architectures for PLC and/or micro-controller based automation solutions and complex applications.
  • Solid experience with PLC/micro-controller based system programming.
  • Experience Matlab/Simulink, LabView and Python is an asset.
  • Strong understanding of automation hardware design, including wiring diagrams and sensor selection.
  • Experience with Agile project management frameworks (e.g. Scrum) and Jira is a plus
  • Experience working in a diverse cultural environment
  • Fluent in English (both verbal and written),
    German an asset

Your personality

  • Passionate to work on complex and diverse technical challenges, develop creative and goal-oriented engineering concepts
  • Excellent problem-solving skills in multidisciplinary activities, critical and analytical thinking, and the ability to understand complex and diverse engineering concepts
  • Ability to work with a flexible and collaborative mindset in adapting to changing demands and embracing a responsive development approach
  • Expresses excitement about working collaboratively to achieve greater outcomes
  • Demonstrates curiousity to learn new skills, even when they are out of the comfort zone
  • Strong communication, negotiation and conflict management skills

What we offer

We offer an attractive place to work and personal development in an empowered working culture. You will benefit from the expertise and opportunities of a solid global group of companies and the reputation of its products.

Is this role for you?

If you are eager to join a dynamic, innovative, and diverse company and to quickly progress while making a difference in an impact-oriented culture, then the Innovation Engineer role could be a great fit.