Hardware Engineer

Hardware Engineer.

Hardware Engineer





Hardware Development

Hardware Development Engineer | Basel & Home Office | 6+ Month Contract

Darwin Recruitment has a new vacancy at one of our clients located in Basel where we are looking to hire a Hardware Development Engineer to start as soon as possible.

General Conditions:

  • Contract type: consultant / contractor / employed freelancer
  • Location: Basel 2 days per week / From home 3 days per week
  • Duration: 6 months + extensions
  • All-Inc Hourly rate: Negotiable
  • Start date: June 2024

Please note: This team has remote meetings and global projects, so the presence to be onsite in Basel is only needed 2 days per week.

Your main tasks

  • Actively drive development of innovative electronics solutions and system architectures for my clients "state of the art" Medical Device
  • Defining requirements, creating design documentation and verification of test plans
  • Provide 3rd level product care HW improvements relating to my clients product range through continuous refinement and bringing in innovative technology solutions
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of design and development processes within the team
  • Participate in peer reviews of the various hardware development artifacts
  • Experience of the following tools are considered an advantage: Altium Designer, DOORS Next, Minitab
  • Deliver work in compliance with ISO 13485 and FDA Medical Device Design / Control processes

Your profile

  • Degree in Electronic Engineering or a related field with a minimum of 4 years practical experience in this field
  • Proven track record of developing embedded hardware solutions ideally within the medical devices industry
  • Thorough knowledge of electronics assembly processes and test methodologies
  • Very good knowledge of German and English (B2 or higher preferred)

Interested? Please reply to this advert with your CV and I'll contact you to discuss.


Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Thomas ONeill


Max. file size: 512 MB.


This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


Group 365

Are you looking for a new role? Would you like to compare your current salary against the market rate?

Maybe you’re looking to grow your team and need help planning and setting hiring budgets.

Our interactive market update, split by technology, has all the information you need; from salary benchmarks, gender split and average tenure to 'time to hire' and fastest-growing skills.