(Senior) Engineer, Electronic Hardware Design

Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd.

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(Senior) Engineer, Electronic Hardware Design

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Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. (WinGD) is a leading developer of two-stroke low-speed gas and diesel engines used for propulsion power in merchant shipping. WinGD's target is to set the industry standard for reliability, efficiency and environmental friendliness. WinGD provides designs, licences and technical support to manufacturers, shipbuilders and ship operators worldwide. The engines are manufactured under licence. WinGD has its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, where its activities were founded in 1898, and employs about 350 people worldwide.

Our success in this fast-moving environment is based on the drive of our dynamic, innovative employees. They work with interest in a multicultural environment, surrounded by skilled specialist colleagues, to guarantee that our engine portfolio undergoes those steps in development that are relevant to our market.
Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. is looking for a


  • Embedded system design (focus on Hardware) for marine engine control systems
  • Requirements analysis, creation of specifications, and documentation
  • Coordinate joint-development activities with partners and suppliers
  • Select hardware components according requirements
  • Review schematics, PCB layouts and wiring diagrams
  • Develop, perform and document test methods for embedded control systems

  • Education:
    • MSc in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • Experience:
    • At least 5 years experience in hardware development and system design, ideally in the embedded systems field
    • Experience in utilizing and integrating programmable logic devices (such as FPGA, modern microcontrollers)
  • Desired skills:
    • Good command of English (must) and German (desired)
    • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Basic project management skills
    • Team player, yet able to work independently
    • Enjoying working in multicultural environment

Our offer
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Extraordinary and attractive products
  • Multi-cultural and interdisciplinary teams
  • Modern working conditions
  • Advanced training

Further information
For additional information about this position and Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. please contact the Line Manager