PCB Design Construction Technician

Are you passionate about technology and like to take on complex technical challenges? Do you want to work in exciting projects at renowned clients? At ALTEN we believe that knowing and meeting the expectations of our consultants is a key factor in our success. Our consultants make the difference. Do you want to make the difference too?





• Circuit board design

• Provision and maintenance of structure numbers

• Compilation of all necessary design information from the specialist departments impedance calculations and layer build-up using special software

• Examination of the components concerning obsolescence

• PCB production of all complexities considering: EMC, high speed, impedance control, standards and guidelines, rules for DFM

• Creation of all manufacturing documents and data for circuit board manufacture

• Provision of test data

• Creation of parts lists and documents for assembly production

• Approval of the documents in the document system

• Ordering the circuit board in cooperation with purchasing

• Creation of 3D models for mechanical construction

• Change management BGV (responsible for assemblies)

• Performing all tasks as BGV for the unassembled and assembled circuit board

• Creation of change requests, elaboration and assessment of solutions

• Obtaining information and conducting cross-departmental clarifications

• Conducting meetings

• Compilation of the necessary documents

• Advice on questions about unpopulated and populated printed circuit boards


• B.Sc. in electronics or electrical engineering, “Lehre” in electronics or further education in the field of PCB layout

• At least 5 years of experience in the field of electrical engineering as well as in (one-sided or multi-layer) HDI PCB design and manufacture

• Experience in reading circuit and assembly plans

• Experience in high speed, DFM and EMC design

• Previous experience in obtaining and evaluating data sheets (components and design)

• Previous experience in applying standards and guidelines (e.g. IPC, DIN)

• Basic programming skills (C, Python, C ++)

• Ability to communicate with various specialist departments from the development and production departments and to be able to work together with them

• Basic knowledge in the areas of mechanics; Creation of documentation, instructions and training; as well as with tools and programs such as the EDA software, CAM350 and SAP and change management

• Strong communication and organizational skills

• Very good written and spoken command of the German language 

• Expertise in Polar and Speedstack

• Expertise in Visual Basic

• IHS 4BOM expertise

• Application of NX -Siemens (CAD) in the field of printed circuit boards

We are looking forward to getting to know you and your ambitions!

Publication date 29/11/2021
Location Zurich
Category Consultants
Recruiter Marina Martinez
Reference Number AD000759