Senior Electronics Engineer (f/m/d, 100%)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Pfäffikon

About Spiden
Spiden is a Swiss deep-tech startup that is pioneering a light- and ML-based technology platform for continuous, non-invasive and label-free clinical-grade monitoring of biomarkers and drug concentrations in tissue, blood, and other bodily fluids, supporting a range of both wellness and medical use cases, for example, needle-free continuous glucose monitoring.
Your mission
  • Lead the development of the hardware architecture of our wearable, ensuring that the functionality and performance of the device align with the specified requirements.
  • Oversee the design process from concept to production, conducting design reviews, and making critical design decisions to meet project milestones.
  • Collaborate closely with internal teams, including firmware (FW) and software (SW) engineers, as well as external contractors, to drive the project forward and bring the product to market successfully. 
  • Foster effective communication between cross-functional teams, aligning project goals, and managing project timelines to deliver a high-quality product on schedule.
  • Take ownership of the design and review of printed circuit boards (PCBs) to guarantee signal integrity, manufacturability at large volumes, and compliance with standards for electromagnetic interference/electromagnetic compatibility (EMI/CE) certification. 
  • Interface with the supply chain management team to coordinate the procurement of components, manage vendor relationships, ensure timely delivery of materials, engineering change management (both during development and in mass manufacturing).
  • Mentor and coach junior colleagues within the team, providing guidance and technical expertise.
  • Foster a collaborative and supportive work environment that promotes knowledge sharing, teamwork, and innovation within the team.
Your profile
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in electrical/electronics engineering or related field (advanced degree preferred).
  • Minimum of 10 years of industry experience, ideally in consumer electronics and wearable devices.
  • Prior experience in bringing consumer electronics products to market.
  • Strong background in PCB design (including mechanical integration and high-density designs), (digital) signal processing, and low power design.
  • Experience with MCUs (ARM cores), wireless communication (BLE), and cybersecurity.
  • Experience with display technologies, including (touch) drivers, refresh rates.
  • Proficiency in battery operation, including power management, and wireless charging.
  • Knowledge of sensors for motion tracking and heart rate monitoring (PPG) is a plus.
  • Familiarity with medical device development or working with quality systems (QMS) is desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively both independently as well as in a team environment.
We offer
  • A multi-cultural team embracing diversity. We strive for gender equality.
  • The opportunity to have impact on the business development of the next blockbuster in health monitoring 
  • An experienced management team with a strong commitment to people development 
  • A position where you can develop and grow beyond your limits 
  • A steep learning curve, real impact at work and a lot of fun! 
  • Frequent company and team events creating a fun place to work and a great company culture
  • A top modern office and laboratory infrastructure with great proximity to public transport, highway, shopping 
  • Indoor gym and sports activity offering, proximity to lake for swimming, forest for running
  • You would work side-by-side with technologists at Spiden with a job occupancy to be commonly agreed upon on 
  • Tailored compensation package with equity opportunity
Our recruitment process
Starting with a 30-minute introductory phone interview, we proceed to group/technical interviews, ideally followed by an on-site interview and tour of our facilities. We aim for a swift process while allowing both parties to obtain a full picture.
About us
Spiden is a Swiss medtech venture with the vision to use state-of-the-art detection techniques to continuously monitor and learn from a wide range of vital medical indicators, allowing to improve your individual health. 
We encourage you to apply even if you do not believe you meet every single qualification.
Not all strong candidates will meet every single requirement as listed. We know that underrepresented groups more often doubt the strength of their candidacy, but we urge you not to exclude yourself prematurely and to still submit an application if you're excited about this work and think your profile is overall a good fit!
We believe that products like the ones we’re building will have an impact on a very broad set of people, and we strive to include a range of diverse perspectives on our team. We would love to hear from you!

We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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