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    R&D Senior Engineer/ Software Architect for Wind and LCI converter (f/m/d) (80-100%)

    ABB Schweiz AG

    ABB Schweiz AG, Turgi, Aargau

    CH-5400 Baden


    1001 - 1000000 Angestellte

    Temporär: Nein Pensum: 80 - 100%
    Turgi, Aargau Sprache: en

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    Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater
    access to cleaner energy.

    In our global R&D Power Electronics competence center in Turgi, Switzerland, we are looking for a technically
    experienced software engineer on senior level, who is open-minded, customer-oriented and innovative and can fill the
    role as software architect. Your job will be to define and improve the software architecture for our products and bring
    the software to the next level.
    In our team, we develop the application and control software for electrical drives in the area of medium voltage Wind
    and large medium voltage drives in the power range up to 150 MW. The features are implemented on three different
    levels. The upper-layer control is programmed with an IEC61131 based program, the main control layer is programmed with
    model-based design in Matlab-Simulink and the very fast control and protection functionalities are implemented on the
    You will work within a team responsible for the full range of activities associated with the development of control
    software in medium voltage converters. Are you a teamplayer who collaborates across organizational levels in an
    intercultural environment in an agile set up? Then this is an opportunity not to miss!

    It’s time to rewrite your future – welcome to ABB!

    Your responsibilities

    - Responsible for the software architecture for medium voltage wind and medium voltage drives applications
    - Handle software configuration management and build processes
    - Define the correct implementation for new features between IEC61131, CPU and FPGA layer
    - Create software concepts, conduct detailed studies, analyze requirements and outline software specifications
    - Contribute to the software development strategy in your area
    - Exchange regularly with other architects within your division but also with other experts within ABB
    - Involved in the whole software development life cycle: Requirements engineering, design, implementation, tests and
    - Analyze problems from system perspective
    - Explore possibilities for code sharing with other control platforms that are written in C or C++

    Your background

    - Solid degree in the field of Electrical, Computer and/or Software Engineering
    - Excellent software engineering skills including software design and architecture
    - Experience with object-oriented design
    - Experience with model-based design in Matlab-Simulink
    - Experience with real-time software development
    - Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills together with drive, commitment and team spirit
    - Fluent in English
    - Know-how of power converters and motor drives is beneficial
    - Know-how in C++ is beneficial