Electronic Design Engineer

Heerbrugg, Switzerland

When building the tallest buildings, the longest bridges and the biggest airplanes, people put their trust in the market-leading measurement and surveying solutions from Leica Geosystems. Our employees develop, produce and distribute what our customers count on, day after day: innovation, precision, reliability and efficiency.

Are you ready for an exciting activity? Would you like to help us realize our next groundbreaking innovation?

Simple, fast, robust and accurate – these are qualities which characterize the laser distance measuring instrument Leica DISTO. To strengthen our team within the DISTO Business Unit at our headquarters in Switzerland we are looking for a

Electronic Design Engineer


  • PCB circuit development and layout
  • Selection of electronic components
  • Development and simulation of analog circuit parts
  • Implementation, testing and qualification of the developed circuit board
  • Evaluation and commissioning of sensors
  • Development and construction of tools in the laboratory or of operating equipment


  • You have completed your Bachelor/Master studies (ETH/TU/FH) in electronic engineering or similar
  • You have a good knowledge of software tools like simulators, schematics, PCB layout etc.
  • You are open minded and motivated to develop something new and innovative
  • You like working independently and precisely
  • You enjoy working in an interdisciplinary and international team
  • You are proficient in English and German


  • Cutting-edge projects with challenging development tasks
  • Location with a high recreational value (Fantastic for mountain- and water sports)
  • Competitive pay
  • 25 to 30 days vacation per year
  • Childcare centres, baby bonus & one week paternity leave
  • International teams & various off-site team events
  • Flexible working time
  • Close to public transport
  • Relocation for internationals - temporary housing, visa & residency
  • Generous pension and insurance schemes, early retirement model

If you are a hands-on, creative, dynamic thinker who is driven to achieve results based on your own initiative, while working effectively within a team, please apply today!

Leica Geosystems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristic protected by law.

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