Development Engineer Sensors (m/f/d)


Bourns Inc. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive sensors and passive components headquartered in Riverside, California. For our Automotive Division we are looking for a candidate with experience in the defining of sensor concepts with the support of Magnetic Simulation including Magnet specification.

Your Tasks:
  • Adaption of Sensor concept to the customer system functions and requirements.
  • Creation and coordination of requirement and functional specifications.
  • Identify the error sources and quantify the contribution to overall sensor performance.
  • Estimate Accuracy of the Sensors based on mechanical tolerances defined.
  • Statistic evaluation of test results.
  • Conduct, plan and evaluate internal or external engineering tests.
  • On-site company and project presentations to international customers.
  • Functional calculations for hardware and software for sensors (mainly displacement and angle transducers) in automotive applications.
  • Planning and execution of tests to verify the Sensing concept using test samples and prototypes
  • Perform assigned task within agreed time frame.
  • Collaborate and coordinate suppliers and development partners; Collaboration in FMEA teams.
  • Provide technical advice and assessments in relevant applications.
Your Profile:
  • In depth knowledge of engineering principles, techniques, methods, and is disciplined in their application.
  • Ability to work independently; ability to produce and communicate development results as part of a team.
  • Self-directed with a high degree of self- motivation.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously; High level of problem solving experience.
  • University degree, Master degree in electrical engineering, Mechanical engineering, physics or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of sensor and measurement technology.
  • Basic knowledge of FEM.
  • PC/MS Office skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Good German language skills

Location: Taufkirchen (M√ľnchen)

Bourns Electronics GmbH
Eschenstr. 5
82024 Taufkirchen