Product de­ve­l­op­ment engineer* - Circular connector


HARTING stands for strong connections - around the world. As one of the leading international suppliers of industrial connectivity, we connect customers to their digital future. And as an employer? We connect over 6,200 people at our headquarters in Espelkamp and at locations worldwide. With great colleagues, ever new opportunities and innovations around IoT and artificial intelligence. In doing so, we remain true to our roots: as a regionally connected family business that remains firmly grounded despite being high-tech. Find a connection to a unique future with us: Yours!

Become part of the international HARTING Technology Group at our location in Biel (Switzerland) as a Product development engineer* - Circular connector.

Here you will ensure strong connections:

  • Responsible for the development of new miniaturised connectors within the circular connector sector
  • Transformation of technical feasibility analyses and concepts into innovative, cost-effective and reliable solutions
  • Use and development of the existing contact technology from HARTING for the implementation of cost-effective and installation-friendly connectors
  • Specification, development and validation of modular elements for data and signal transmission complying with various standards as add-ons to the modular system
  • Development of secure and installation-friendly solutions as a crossover between the cable and the connector, also taking hybrid cable solutions into consideration
  • Analysis of the requirements, implementation of development work and safeguarding the development result using applicable simulation and tests
  • Calculation of clearance and creepage distances as well as their effects on the tolerance chain
  • Support of the production process and production approval for the global market
  • Independent planning, organisation and coordination of all necessary measures for implementation
  • With your specialist knowledge you will be part of an interdisciplinary team in the Development Department at the new site in the Innovation Park in Biel

This is your connection to us:

  • Successful completion of a degree (Swiss technical university/university of applied sciences) or equivalent qualification in the engineering, micro technology or mechatronic sector or
  • well-versed in the mechatronic use of 3D-CAD (Siemens NX) and MS-Office
  • Experience in the development of electromechanical components with contact technology and electrical signal transmission
  • Experience in the transmission of signals or data with high currents and frequencies
  • Experience in sealing concepts and their construction and validation
  • Experience in the area of simulation is an advantage
  • Experience in the construction and modelling of series-produced components with high quality requirements in an international environment is an advantage
  • Very good knowledge of English (spoken and written) as well as good knowledge of German or French
  • Basic features of your character include self-motivation and a determined, result-driven and proactive approach
  • You enjoy working as part of an interdisciplinary project team

Good reasons to “plug and stay” at HARTING:

  • Temporal and financial participation in external training and further education
  • Very easy to reach with public transport (2 minutes on foot from Biel/Bienne main railway station)
  • Personal and hierarchical development perspectives
  • Regular campaigns to maintain and promote the health of our employees

You can expect an interesting field of activity in an open, family-oriented company culture as well as support with
your personal and professional development.

We look forward to receiving your application! Send us your application documents (letter of application, CV, references, diplomas) with your salary expectation to hr.biel@harting.com

* All references to persons apply to all genders.                                      

Gem job

HARTING AG
Publiceret: 2. januar 2023

Arbejdssted

Biel