Development Engineer - Engaged

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Nürnberg (90429), Bayern, Germany

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Job description

Key Skills: Sensors, development, engineering, niche, analogue.
Location: Nuremberg, Germany.
Relocation: Relocation assistance could be provided.
Salary / Package: Competitive salary depending on experience.
Language: B1 German and English required, higher is a benefit.
Timeframe: Role has full sign off and budget
Interviews: Can be held at a time to suit within 1-3 weeks
Recruitment Partner: Airswift Account Manager: Matt Peach

Key Words: development, engineer, sensor, sensors, testing, technology, accelerometer, manager, hall, electrical, engineering, engineer, inductive, magneto-resistive, ASIC, IC, signal, automotive, conditioning, transport, speed, pressure, measurement, IMU, accelerometers, SW, HW, software, hardware, technical, SPICE, Altium, Atmega, MCU, microcontroller, shipbuilding, marine, ship, yacht, analog, analogue.

Our Business

We are proud to be looking to expand our team with the appointment of a Development Engineer. We are an independent and third generation family-run sensor technology company serving niche industries globally. We pride ourselves on our commitment to honesty and solution-focussed engineering as well as a culture that puts employees first.
Our products and services are vital to a range of industries including shipbuilding, transport and industrial plants and machinery.

The position & experience required


  • Development of analogue circuits, particularly for harsh or novel environments.
  • Software development for sensor systems incorporating MCUs.
  • Simple construction of components and modules, such as sensors and indicators.
  • Prototyping of bespoke products for a wide and varied customer base.
  • Preparation of relevant documentation.
  • Transfer of technology from prototype to production.

You must have:

  • Engineer or Technician in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics or similar.
  • Experience in development of various sensor types and technologies.
  • Expert knowledge of analogue circuit technology.
  • Experience with Altium Designer, or similar circuit layout creation software.
  • Experience programming Atmega MCUs, or similar.
  • Good written and spoken German and English skills.
  • Willingness to travel locally and nationally roughly 2-3 times per year.
  • Responsible and dedicated team-player, with a keen eye for quality and detail.

The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint a further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not 'tick all the boxes', but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experience to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift, and the account manager Matt Peach.