Join the Power Revolution
WinGD (Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd.) plays a vital role in powering the marine industry and shaping our environment. As a leading developer of two-stroke, low-speed gas and diesel engines, used to power merchant shipping, our people are driving solutions on a global scale. Our target is to set the industry standard for reliability, efficiency and environmental sustainability in marine propulsion.

WinGD-designed engines are manufactured under license worldwide. Headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since its inception in 1893, WinGD has preserved and continued the legacy of the Sulzer Diesel Engine business for excellence in design.

Our success in this ever evolving, competitive environment is based on the drive, innovation and passion of our diverse employee population, over 350 people worldwide, representing over 25 different nationalities. Together we work towards providing the solutions that will continue to revolutionize our industry.

Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd. is looking for a

Software Function Developer (engine control)

  • Responsible for engine control software development and maintenance
  • Work on the state-of-art marine engine control development including:
    • Requirements breakdown
    • Robust function development and software design
    • Software package preparation
    • Testing of the control and diagnostic software by simulation as well as on test rig (incl. Hardware-in-the-loop)
    • Preparation and participation on engine test bed and/or field testing
    • Documentation for each development step
  • Insure software quality and maintainability
  • Communicate with engine experts from other disciplines in R&D organization

  • MSc or Dipl.-Ing. electrical/mechanical/automation engineering, or equivalent
  • Proven experience (at least 5 years / several years) in
    • Combustion engine control and diagnostic (preferably on large 2-stroke engines)
    • Software development
    • Matlab/Simulink
  • Comprehension of mechanical, hydraulic and thermodynamic systems
  • Systematic approach and problem solving oriented
  • Good communication and cooperation skills
  • Pragmatic, flexible and continuous improvement attitude
  • Ready to travel for (field) testing and commissioning support up to 6 weeks per year
  • Proficiency in English (German is a plus)

Our offer
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Extraordinary and attractive products
  • Multi-cultural and interdisciplinary teams
  • Modern working conditions
  • Advanced training

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