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Specialist in Electronic and software for Beverage System Dispenser in a R&D environment

Specialist in Electronic and software for Beverage System Dispenser in a R&D environment

Orbe, CH

Orbe, CH

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Orbe, Switzerland 
Company: Nestlé System Technology Centre
Act. Rate: Full time
Type of contract: Permanent Contract 
Electronic Engineering education (BSc, MSc)
Expert in electronics hardware / software design for home appliances (FMCG)
Experience in Connectivity/IOS Apps design

Position Summary

 

The Nestlé System Technology Center in Orbe is Nestlé’s leading competence center for the design, development and deployment of Nestlé systems, offering expertise in machines, packaging, and products for in-home and out-of-home. 

 

As a R&D Specialist - Electronic Machine Development, you will be part of the multidisciplinary Project core team in an international environment.
Your main responsibilities will be to manage the concept, development of electronic (hardware and software) for beverage systems developed in Switzerland, and produced in manufacturing locations in China, ensuring in house electronic development capabilities, to transform an ideas in to a working prototype/demonstrator, to speed up its evaluation and approval and ensure Nestlé's competitiveness on the Beverage dispensers’ market.
Examples of well-known beverage systems are Nestlé Dolce Gusto and Nespresso coffee machines.
 

A day in the life of a R&D Specialist - Electronic Machine Development

 

  • Work in the Nestle rapid prototyping team for in-house design and prototyping of beverage dispenser demonstrators: in close collaboration with the mechanical team, you will have to design the electronics and Software of the beverage  dispenser/system, to quickly present the idea for approval.
  • Example of task are: design the PCB board using Altium designer CAD, Test the hardware, Develop the firmware for small 8bit and 32bit microcontrollers, test the electronics on the machine and adapt the SW to ensure the performance
  • Ensure validation of electronic (hardware and software) of beverage system according to specifications.
  • Work against objectives and deadline, optimize development time, keep the team aligned on the progress, collaborate with mechanics and designer to ensure the quality of the deliverables. 
  • Interact independently with external partners and internal expert to execute the project.
  • Collaborate closely with electronics specialist from other centers (i.e. in China for the industrialization) and with the IoT team in Nestlé in Switzerland.
  • Interact, collaborate, guide the external electronic development companies in charge of the electronics design on the later stage (development / industrialization) to ensure project timing, anticipate potential issues, insure design for manufacturing and cost optimization of electronic (hardware). Push for design standardization and scalability.
  • Develop engineering expertise in key technologies and development processes in electronic field. 
  • Propose new ideas in the field of electronics for beverage dispenser

What will make you successful

 

  • Electronic Engineering education (BSc, MSc)
  • Has a minimum of 5 years’ experience in electronic R&D and or Mass Production (Electronics Manufacturer Service) in the field of electronics and software for in-home electronic appliances
  • Has demonstrated the courage and ability to take decisions and solve problems
  • Has experience on electronics hardware design for small appliances (8, 32 bit microcontroller)
  • Has experience on software design for small microcontroller with Keil or IAR tools, experience with ST microcontrollers 
  • Has good knowledge of C language for microcontrollers, RTOS operative system for microcontrollers
  • Has basic knowledge of WiFi / Bluetooth protocols and modules, mobile apps development for IOS
  • Has good understanding of quality management systems in the industry, regulatory affairs and compliance bodies/processes
  • Has familiarity with IP protection mechanisms, contracting and service agreements

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Orbe, Switzerland 
Company: Nestlé System Technology Centre
Act. Rate: Full time
Type of contract: Permanent Contract 
Electronic Engineering education (BSc, MSc)
Expert in electronics hardware / software design for home appliances (FMCG)
Experience in Connectivity/IOS Apps design

Position Summary

 

The Nestlé System Technology Center in Orbe is Nestlé’s leading competence center for the design, development and deployment of Nestlé systems, offering expertise in machines, packaging, and products for in-home and out-of-home. 

 

As a R&D Specialist - Electronic Machine Development, you will be part of the multidisciplinary Project core team in an international environment.
Your main responsibilities will be to manage the concept, development of electronic (hardware and software) for beverage systems developed in Switzerland, and produced in manufacturing locations in China, ensuring in house electronic development capabilities, to transform an ideas in to a working prototype/demonstrator, to speed up its evaluation and approval and ensure Nestlé's competitiveness on the Beverage dispensers’ market.
Examples of well-known beverage systems are Nestlé Dolce Gusto and Nespresso coffee machines.
 

A day in the life of a R&D Specialist - Electronic Machine Development

 

  • Work in the Nestle rapid prototyping team for in-house design and prototyping of beverage dispenser demonstrators: in close collaboration with the mechanical team, you will have to design the electronics and Software of the beverage  dispenser/system, to quickly present the idea for approval.
  • Example of task are: design the PCB board using Altium designer CAD, Test the hardware, Develop the firmware for small 8bit and 32bit microcontrollers, test the electronics on the machine and adapt the SW to ensure the performance
  • Ensure validation of electronic (hardware and software) of beverage system according to specifications.
  • Work against objectives and deadline, optimize development time, keep the team aligned on the progress, collaborate with mechanics and designer to ensure the quality of the deliverables. 
  • Interact independently with external partners and internal expert to execute the project.
  • Collaborate closely with electronics specialist from other centers (i.e. in China for the industrialization) and with the IoT team in Nestlé in Switzerland.
  • Interact, collaborate, guide the external electronic development companies in charge of the electronics design on the later stage (development / industrialization) to ensure project timing, anticipate potential issues, insure design for manufacturing and cost optimization of electronic (hardware). Push for design standardization and scalability.
  • Develop engineering expertise in key technologies and development processes in electronic field. 
  • Propose new ideas in the field of electronics for beverage dispenser

What will make you successful

 

  • Electronic Engineering education (BSc, MSc)
  • Has a minimum of 5 years’ experience in electronic R&D and or Mass Production (Electronics Manufacturer Service) in the field of electronics and software for in-home electronic appliances
  • Has demonstrated the courage and ability to take decisions and solve problems
  • Has experience on electronics hardware design for small appliances (8, 32 bit microcontroller)
  • Has experience on software design for small microcontroller with Keil or IAR tools, experience with ST microcontrollers 
  • Has good knowledge of C language for microcontrollers, RTOS operative system for microcontrollers
  • Has basic knowledge of WiFi / Bluetooth protocols and modules, mobile apps development for IOS
  • Has good understanding of quality management systems in the industry, regulatory affairs and compliance bodies/processes
  • Has familiarity with IP protection mechanisms, contracting and service agreements

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