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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Hardware Design Engineer


WUXI Jiangsu, CN, 214028

Country/Region:  CN

1. General description
Position: Hardware Design Engineer
Area of responsibility: Kongsberg Wuxi Superior: Hardware Leader, Wuxi
Locations: Wuxi, China
Subordinates: No
2. Main objectives
Perform HW design projects while working in close consultation with the application team in each business unit. Expert in electronics engineering and develops, validates and launches new components of electronic, mechanical and electromechanical systems to support new sales opportunities and maintain Kongsberg Automotive as a leader in it’s field. Takes part in establishing specification proposals for new products and services, and provides cost analysis for developing quotes. As an expert in this field, you resolve questions related to applications and supports development and validation of various products.
3. Main responsibility
• Analyzes and interpret the customer requirements to determine feasibility of product proposal.
• Support Electronic system design and perform calculation for main functions.
• Electronic detailed schematic and layout design.
• Resolve issues with EMC
• Review technical work of other engineer and technical associated to his/her projects.
• Maintain relation with internal and external customer engineers working on the product design.
• Establish system design in order to re-use some as building block for other products and improve the validation cycle.
• Design / validate / launch variants of system and electronics application components to support new sales opportunities.
• Plan and develop experimental test programs.
• Determine if the design meets functional and performance specifications by analyzing data and reports
• Write documentation and to provide information necessary for documentation system.
• Supports embedded SW development colleagues
4. Important contacts
• Production
• PM
• R & D
• Customer
• Inspector
5. Requirements (idealistic)
• MSc / BSc Engineering degree or similar.
• Degree within electrical engineering, or related fields of study in electronics
• 3+ years’ experience of electronic PCBA design experience, including some experience of harsh environment (automotive, military) design and testing.
• Strong background in embedded electronics design
• Experience in embedded products with plastic, metal and electronics produced with different manufacturing procedures
• Good in spoken and written English

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Application Id:  1116
Posting date::  Feb 14, 2021