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Electrical & Automation Engineer

Daphne Technology SA
Daphne Technology SA
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We are expanding and are in search of an experienced Electrical & Automation Engineer.

Join Daphne Technology to be part of our exciting journey to bring a pioneering exhaust gas cleaning system to the market. Daphne leverages innovative technology to remove exhaust gas toxic pollutants and GHG emissions. Work with talented individuals and enjoy a decentralised decision-making structure that empowers everyone to take an active role in shaping the business. Daphne Technology is one of Europe's most innovative climate tech companies. We are now scaling up to drive global growth. As our Electrical & Automation Engineer, you will have the unique opportunity to be part of a highfunctioning team of chemists, material scientists, and power electronics engineers to investigate and optimise the fundamental principles behind our exhaust gas purification technology. In addition, you will contribute to and actively participate in the conception, design, and execution of research to address defined problems. We value trust, openness, and collaboration. Innovation is at the core of all we do.

Responsibilities Develop our technology with the core R&D team to speed up our large-scale implementation: • PLC and HMI programming and software testing • Electrical design of power distribution and control cabinets • BOM generation and execution of manufacturing with external subcontractors • Commissioning and hands-on troubleshooting of electrical and automation equipment (remote and on-site) • Plant control software deployment and testing together with R&D engineers • Preparation and updating product documentation (installation instructions, manuals, etc.)

Qualifications • BSc in Engineering (or related discipline) with a focus on Electrical and Automation systems • Field-proven experience in industrial automation and control • Fluent in IEC 61131-3 languages (CODESYS experience is a plus) • Skilled in using CAD tools for electrical cabinet design (Autocad Electrical, EEplan, ...) • Familiar with industrial communication protocols (Modbus RTU/TCP, OPC UA, ...) • Good knowledge of low-voltage and EMC directive • Experience with maritime specific rules and regulations is a plus • Basic understanding of industrial control system architectures (PID controller, feed-forward control)

What we are looking for • An enthusiastic person motivated by designing and building innovative solutions • Passionate commitment to a sustainable future • Structured and methodical • Ability to work independently and as part of a team • Self-motivated with a desire for personal growth • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English

Star Points • Experience with the development of HMI • Familiarity with Object-Oriented Programming using Structured Text • Multilingual (particularly French and/or German)

What we bring to the table • An inclusive and engaging work environment • An international, diverse, and multi-disciplinary team • A focus on soft skills like collaboration and teamwork • A focus on empowering our people and enabling them to lead and contribute to their fullest potential • A pioneering technology with an enormous potential

To apply for this job, please send your CV and your application letter to: Dr Harsh Shukla; harsh.shukla@daphnetechnology.com or Dr William Ramsay; william.ramsay@daphnetechnology.com

Job Title: Electrical & Automation Engineer

Primary Location: Daphne Technology SA, 1025 Saint-Sulpice, Switzerland. Mix between working remotely and on-site possible.

Department: R&D

Work schedule: 100%

Employee Status: Must hold EU citizenship or valid Swiss Work Permit

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