Senior Project Engineer Energy Storage Systems (m/f/d) 80-100%

Basic Info

Turgi, Aargau, Switzerland
Job type
Design and Engineering
Senior professionals ( > 5 years of work experience)


  • Childcare
  • Flexible work practices
  • Schooling allowance
  • Gym membership

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

We are looking for a high-caliber individual to join our motivated System Engineering team. are you an experienced Electrical Engineer with a keen sense of commitment and a proven track record in the field of Energy Storage Systems (ESS), Power Electronics and Rail Technology? If so, apply now for your chance to become an integral part of this pioneering team responsible for designing advanced and sustainable propulsion systems. These systems are used around the globe in locomotives,r ailcars and trams as well as trolleys amd electric buses.

Your responsibilities

  • Engineering of ESS, traction and auxiliary systems and integration into the vehicle
  • Provide support for product management during concept and proposal stages
  • Oversee management of international customer projects at a technical level
  • analyze and clarify customer requirements
  • draw up specifications for system components and liaise with suppliers to discuss technical details
  • Verify and validate systems/products in the laboratory and/ or field
  • Provide professional input with regard to system design

Your background

  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or similar qualifications
  • Proven track record in the field of power electronics and drive systems for rail vehicles
  • Ability to fast absorb expertise in the development of ESS with Li-Ion batteries for traction applications
  • Independent, structured, and goal-focused approach to work
  • Well-developed communication skills and team spirit
  • Good command of German and English, preferably complemented by additional language skills
  • Willingness to travel as part of occasional business assignments

More about us

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.

Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application (motivation letter, CV, references) only via our online careers tool. A better world begins with you at

ABB Switzerland Ltd.
Katharina Brettschneider
Talent Partner
Phone: +41 79 627 94 59

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