Senior System Engineer
SICPA — Prilly
16.09.2019 | Employee | 100%

Senior System Engineer

To strengthen our R&D Security Features team, we are looking for a:



  • Support a multidisciplinary team with optoelectronic and/or optomechanical developments
  • Act as system engineer for technical coordination of complex hardware developments
  • Translate business needs and technical requirements in concrete specifications and planning
  • Develop and maintain client solutions in the domain of traceability and authentication
  • Qualify and follow-up direct suppliers and strategic partners in hardware development
  • Bring innovation and allow new ideas generation in the domain of Smart devices, Handheld and Line Equipment sensors
  • Support testing and validation phases and enhance them, including risk analysis and following up through all the product lifecycle
  • Plan, provide costs estimations and control


  • Preferably a Master degree in Electronic, Mechanical or Optical engineering
  • 10+ years of hardware development and project management experience as systems engineering
  • Optical and/or sensors technical background
  • Knowledge and experience in product, equipment and devices development and industrialization
  • Experience in engineering, reliability, coordination, testing and evaluation, maintainability
  • Experience in design for test and design for manufacturing, familiar to testing methodologies
  • Development software knowledge, ideally : Altium / Solidworks / Zemax / Labview / Jira / SAP
  • Experience with Confluence, MS Project, a plus
  • Experience with Agile Methodologies such as SCRUM or Product Ownership, a plus
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Structured and well organized person with a long term vision
  • Independent and autonomous, curious, trustworthy and result-oriented
  • Fluent in written and spoken English/ French


  • Our success comes from our highly skilled and talented employees
  • Respectful entrepreneurship and a long-term vision are key for success
  • Our people contribute to a more secure world
  • Diversity at all levels of an organisation is a strength

We offer an exciting and challenging role, with great potential for personal development within a unique organization in a fascinating and fast-growing industry. Your file will be handled with upmost confidentiality and discretion.

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