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Embedded Software Engineer

Requisition ID:  119794
Business Unit:  ES Fribourg Sites Group (2260)

Fribourg, FR, Switzerland, 1701

Part of the Parker Group, Meggitt is a global engineering group specialized in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. Some 9’000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America.

Meggitt Fribourg’s site employs 450 employees and develops, manufactures and sells world-wide a complete range of transducers, electronic systems and software for the monitoring of engines, turbines and other rotating machinery in both the aerospace and energy industries.


We are currently looking for an Embedded Software Engineer working on Energy products. The developed products are used to protect and monitor critical rotating machines such as gas turbines, steam turbines and hydroelectric turbines.


Job Designation

The Embedded Software Engineer works in an agile team developing, testing and maintaining software for existing and new products.


What we offer

  • A stimulating and professional working environment in a dynamic team with extensive expertise
  • Flat organisational hierarchies and cross-functional teamwork
  • A supportive culture with excellent opportunities for professional and personal training and developmen


Job Core Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with team members in an agile development environment.
  • Design, develop, test and document new functionalities of the software
  • Troubleshoot system bugs and issues
  • Provide support to customers



  • Post-secondary degree in Engineering or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations


Years Experience

  • More than 3 years of relevant experience

Domain Skills

  • Demonstrated expertise with software development life cycles
  • Very good knowledge in C, C++
  • Signal processin


Domain Skills (nice to have)

  • Linux and real time OS
  • Industrial protocols (Modbus, Profinet, etc.)
  • Experiences writing drivers in Linux or real time OS
  • Knowledge in Python
  • Object-oriented design and notations (UML)
  • Model based design

Soft Skills

  • Analytical and interdisciplinary mind, solving problems with innovative, appropriate solutions, being able to critically test and assess variants.
  • Quick learner, pro-active and persevering personality
  • Self-improvement capabilities
  • Team player



  • French (fluent)
  • Good working levels required in English


If you are looking for a challenging position with opportunity to grow in a truly international company, please send your application (resume, letter of motivation, reference letters and diploma) in English to Please note that only complete applications will be taken into consideration.

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