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Frauenfeld, Switzerland

Perfection in Automation - B&R is an innovative automation company with headquarters in Austria and offices all around the world. B&R is a business unit of ABB. As a global leader in industrial automation, B&R combines state-of-the-art technology with advanced engineering. B&R provides customers in virtually every industry with complete solutions for machine and factory automation, motion control, HMI and integrated safety technology. Communication solutions for industrial IoT (above all OPC UA, POWERLINK and the open standard openSAFETY) complement B&R's service portfolio. In addition, the Automation Studio software development environment is constantly redefining the future of industrial automation engineering. The innovative spirit that keeps B&R at the forefront of industrial automation is driven by a commitment to simplifying processes and exceeding customer expectations.

The B&R automation industries in Frauenfeld and Biel, are the Swiss subsidiaries of B&R have upheld the motto of "Perfection in Automation" for over 31 years with the help mor than 80 employees.

For our head office in Frauenfeld we are looking for a

DevOps/Backend Engineer (m/f)

  • Your responsibilities:
  • You will act as backend developer for the Digital Automation platform (ABB Ability), which forms the basis for innovative software solutions from B&R
  • As part of our growing engineering team, you are a DevOps/backend developer with great interest and experience in DevOps
  • You support us in solving the complex challenges on the way to building revolutionary products in automation technology
  • You will apply the DevOps approach and bring the topics "installing virtual machines, aspects of IT security ("DevSec") or planning and execution of continuous deliveries, as well as securing data services into the project team
  • Your profile:
  • You hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree in a technical field such as computer science or electrical engineering
  • Several years of experience as a SW developer and enthusiasm for the task of supporting the development team in the area of efficiency and quality improvement
  • Analytical thinking and the ability to reduce complexity (Systems Engineering Principle)
  • Knowledge of Cloud (Azure, AWS), Linux, OPC/UA and Security
  • Experience in writing and optimizing SQL applications
  • Knowledge or strong interest in Machine Learning (ML/AI) is an advantage
  • Good knowledge in programming languages like Java or C / C ++
  • Skills in DevOps and experience with "micro-services" (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • “We can do it” mentality
  • The terms SCRUM and Agile development methods are not foreign to you
  • You appreciate professional development tools and already have experience with Atlassian tools (Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, etc.)
  • Through your analytical thinking you are able to understand and implement complex correlations and you never lose sight of the goal
  • Your mother tongue (or working language) is German with a good knowledge of English, so that you can communicate easily with your colleagues and customers
  • Ideally you will live in Frauenfeld or in the immediate vicinity
  • We offer:
  • Responsible position with development opportunities within the various departments at B&R, such as other R&D areas, customer applications, sales, etc.
  • Familiarization with B&R automation products at B&R Switzerland to get to know the user side
  • A growing branch with future prospects
  • Structured training and continued education
  • A company that is internationally successful
  • Cooperation in a motivated team and with other development teams at B&R headquarters in Austria
  • Flexible working hours
  • Starting date:
  • Immediately or as agreed upon

We are looking forward to your application!

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