Careers at Cognitec

Hardware Engineer

Location: Dresden, Germany

Cognitec Systems GmbH is seeking a qualified Hardware Engineer (m/f/d) in full-time to start as soon as possible. As a Hardware Engineer, you will be responsible for designing products that incorporate Cognitec's facial recognition technology and consist of various hardware and software components.

Key areas of responsibility

  • analyze customer requirements in cooperation with product management
  • apply electronic design principles and techniques to design, develop, test and check hardware products and systems
  • develop test software and firmware components

Your profile

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in mechatronics, electrical/electronic engineering or computer science
  • good knowledge of digital and analog circuit technology
  • advanced knowledge of PCB development tools, especially Altium Designer
  • experience in embedded software development for microcontrollers in C and C++
  • confident use of measurement and analysis tools, and experience in precision soldering in electronic assemblies
  • knowledge in EMC-compliant design and the ability to technically and administratively support certification procedures
  • experience in using Linux and Windows systems as development platforms
  • experience with programmable logic and FPGA technology is an advantage
  • knowledge of development collaboration tools (e.g. Git, Jira, Confluence)

Don’t meet all of our requirements? Not a problem. We’re always looking for fast learners who have taken a different path or offer a different skill set. Please apply anyway and show us why you’re awesome.

About Us

We maintain a flexible, relaxed and humorous corporate culture, which is shaped by the atmosphere of mutual learning, and a professional and objective approach to work.

We believe in open, appreciative and respectful communication on equal footing. Every opinion counts and the best idea wins out. Your viewpoints are always important!

At Cognitec, you will find an interesting working environment with flexible working hours and home office options. We are interested in a long-term work relationship, giving you room to realize your own ideas and advance your career.

Our multicultural, diverse team comes together for regular, voluntary, informal company and team events, where we don’t always talk about work!

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