Embedded Systems Development Engineer

Introduction de la société

Through their skills, passion and commitment, our staff make a major contribution to the success of the Swiss Made watches, movements and components produced by ETA. Our company is part of the Swatch Group, the largest watch group in the world with 18 well-known brands.

The Research & Development sector of the Business Unit Quartzline at our Grenchen site develops products for the Swatch Group’s well-known brands. The System & Technology team is responsible for the development and the integration of new technologies into innovative watches from the design phase through to product realization. To augment this team we are looking for an embedded systems development engineer.

Description du poste

  • You will actively participate in defining technical requirements and objectives and take the initiative to find innovative solutions, mainly in the field of actuators, sensors and energy sources
  • You will evaluate technical solutions and make recommendations to management for internal development or the integration of a commercial solution
  • Depending on the technology, you will be closely involved in the development of solutions, including simulations, dimensional calculations and characterization tests, in order to introduce them into a new product
  • You will coordinate development with subcontractors and external partners, from the specifications through to validation of the integration into the product


  • You have a solid experience in the developing electronic or mechatronic systems in at least one of the aforementioned fields and are willing to train in the other areas, as required
  • You have a very good knowledge of simulations as well as of signal and data acquisition/processing
  • You are dynamic, proactive and comfortable working in a multidisciplinary team
  • You also have an interest in technical project management
  • You are able to discuss technical aspects with engineers from other sectors or external suppliers
  • Thanks to your convictions and communication skills, you are able to defend your ideas and win others over
  • You are agile, able to offer concept-based reasoning and comfortable with different project typologies
  • You are creative, able to explore new technological paths and propose innovative solutions
  • You adapt easily to change and are resilient under pressure

Compétences requises

Engineer with a Master's degree in microtechnology, electronics or equivalent


You communicate fluently in French or German and in English

Personne de contact

Christine Kiener Moning

HR Business Partner