30 days ago

Product Development Leader for Electromechanical Energy Solutions (w/m)

GUTOR Electronic LLC

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GUTOR Electronic LLCis a well-known, leading international manufacturer of uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems with headquarters in Wettingen, Switzerland. Together with strategic partners, Gutor offers a global business and service network with own branches all over the world. Since 2007 Gutor is part of Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, with revenues of EUR 25 billion and over 144’000 employees. Our connected technologies reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. At Schneider Electric, we call this: Life Is On.


To strengthen our R&D team in Wettingen, we are looking for passionate and experienced

Product Development Leaders for Electromechanical Energy Solutions (m/f)

Job-ID 0041WQ


As our Product Development Lead, you get to serve both as a design lead for customer specific projects as well as to manage a team of skilled developers and specialists. You will liaise between development teams, our international offices, external stakeholders and customers as you play a key role in creating uninterruptible power supply systems (UPS).  Furthermore, you will work closely with a team of engineers and designers to successfully develop our customer products and needs. Our customers are primarily high profile datacentres and production plants.


Your main tasks:

Lead successful product development:
We are in the process of developing a new platform for our UPS solutions. From this starting point, you will be responsible for the design and development of a new product project, which involves both brand new innovations as well as adaptations of existing designs. Thus, your main responsibilities will be to:
  • Manage the technical team in terms of workload, expenses and planning

  • Produce technical specifications and definitions based on project team inputs (especially marketing) to fulfil customer requirements

  • Ensure engineering quality and contribute to cost targets in accordance with project objectives

  • Collaborate effectively with other functions within projects, e.g. Marketing, other PDLs and system architects when part of a larger system project

  • Enable product performance and robustness through simulation, prototypes and testing

  • Implement and follow up at the customers’ site

  • Act as interface between Gutor Business and Engineering

  • Represent development/sustaining in internal, external and customer audits

Build a team: 

Just as importantly, we need a leader who can build team and is able to link global engineering teams. You will ensure development and innovative thinking stays top-of-mind. We work in a creative environment where it is all about ground-breaking IoT solutions, green energy and customer needs.

Your profile:
  • Technical university degree with a strong knowledge in Electronics

  • Exhibit solid knowledge of electro-mechanical development and processes, maybe from working as a developer or from a similar leadership position

  • Experience as a people manager and ability to motivate your employees

  • Open, passionate and straightforward team player

  • Structured and analytical mindset with a “will-do” mentality

  • Ability to stay focused and drive change in a complex organization

  • Fluency in English, written and oral, German is a plus

  • Global player with wilingness to travel frequently to Kolding (Denmark) and Shanghai (China) 


GUTOR is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity. We would like to welcome you in a dynamic and international work environment. A great place to work by giving you the opportunity to grow and be recognized for your achievements.

Access to energy is a basic human right; a right we bring to places that previously had no energy. As the demand for energy grows in a connected world, it is more important than ever to protect critical information and data.


If you are interested in making the next step with us, please send your application online (CV, references, diplomas) by mentioning the  Job-ID 0041WQ.

Should you have any questions please contact our Recruiting Team: +41 44 728 74 08.

We look forward to receiving your application.

GUTOR Electronic LLC
Frau Larissa Niederberger
Recruiting Specialist