Hardware Engineer

Hardware Engineer.

Hardware Engineer





Hardware Development

This is an opportunity to join a company that is technology-driven entity specializing in private networks and emergency management solutions.

It engages in the development and sale of products to a broad spectrum of clients aiming to enhance the telecommunications and safety infrastructure of their respective communities.

Situated in Ticino, Switzerland, this company prides itself on delivering a versatile portfolio of advanced and user-friendly products, accompanied by a high standard of customer service to meet the diverse needs of its clientele.

Dedicated to making a positive impact on communities, the company's team possesses a unique understanding of current challenges and a proactive approach to unknown future threats. While acknowledging the unpredictability of the future, the team is committed to preparation, ensuring both the company and its clients are equipped for any potential challenges.

At the core of the company's activities lies responsible innovation. Ethical acceptability guides technology choices and applications, evident throughout the production cycles of all designed products.

As a Hardware Engineer in this organization, the individual will play an integral role in the hardware development team, contributing to the evolution and enhancement of base station hardware.


  1. Hardware Design and Development:
    • Contribute to the design and development of new base station features, utilizing extensive knowledge in RF Design (Standards knowledge, Antennas, Microwaves).
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define hardware requirements and specifications, covering Mechanical Packaging Design, digital pre-distortion, analog and digital radio design, high-power amplifiers, and 3G, 4G, 5G RRH technologies.
    • Participate in the hardware development lifecycle, from concept to prototyping, testing, and final product release.
    • Assist in the creation of schematics, PCB layouts, and BTS design artifacts, ensuring compliance with industry standards.
  1. Innovation and Improvement:
    • Contribute to a culture of innovation within the hardware development team.
    • Identify opportunities for improvement in existing base station hardware and provide recommendations for enhanced performance and efficiency.
    • Support research and feasibility studies on new hardware technologies and components.
  1. Team Collaboration:
    • Collaborate with team members to achieve project goals and deliverables.
    • Foster effective communication and knowledge sharing within the hardware development team.
    • Contribute to the seamless integration and interoperability of hardware and software components.

About you: The ideal candidate possesses valuable industry experience with extensive knowledge in RF Design (Standards knowledge, Antennas, Microwaves), Mechanical Packaging Design, digital pre-distortion, analog and digital radio design, high-power amplifiers, and 3G, 4G, 5G RRH. The candidate has hands-on involvement in radio equipment and base stations, demonstrating a passion for base stations and an understanding of RF policies in different countries. The candidate thrives in cross-functional environments, has a track record of leading hardware and engineering teams, and contributes a visionary perspective to the evolution of hardware solutions.

What is Offered:

  • A product-driven, multicultural, and evolving work environment focused on achieving and maintaining product excellence.
  • Opportunities to shape the development and design of an in-house product.
  • Rewarding challenges that stimulate creative thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • The chance to contribute to the growth and scaling of both the product and the company.
  • Learning and development opportunities in a transitioning environment.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package with a hybrid working model.

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

Louis Cheesewright


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