HW/SW Test Engineer

HW/SW Test Engineer.

HW/SW Test Engineer



CHF90000 - CHF110000 per year





This is an opportunity to join a leader in the fields of technological and engineering advancement, as this is a company that is fully dedicated to assisting its global clientele across various industries throughout all stages of product development.

Utilizing robust engineering resources, contemporary laboratory facilities, and advanced methodologies, a team of 500+ engineers, computer scientists, physicists, and other accomplished professionals collaborate to conceive inventive concepts.
Seamlessly incorporating cutting-edge technologies into their work, ultimately leading to the successful development of innovative products

Embracing the vision of "Collaborative Innovation," they have positioned themselves as a steadfast, long-term collaborator within the innovation network of its clients.

Now in search of a Hardware and Software Testing Engineer to become an integral part of their innovative R&D team based in Bern

Are you passionate about ensuring the quality and reliability of cutting-edge hardware and software products? Do you thrive on creating and conducting acceptance tests, automated testing, and validation/verification processes? If so, I invite you to apply to this dynamic team as a Hardware & Software Test Engineer.

Role Overview:

As a Hardware & Software Test Engineer, you will play a critical role in ensuring the performance and functionality of products. You will be responsible for designing, implementing, and executing tests that validate and verify the behaviour of both hardware and software components. This role will require a strong focus on Python testing, and you'll work closely with cross-functional teams to answer critical questions such as:

  • "Do the actuators behave as expected?"
  • "Does the pump operate in accordance with the established processes?"

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute test plans and test cases to assess the performance and functionality of hardware and software components.
  • Utilize Python testing frameworks and automation tools to streamline the testing process.
  • Collaborate with hardware and software development teams to identify, report, and track defects.
  • Perform validation and verification activities to ensure that products meet specified requirements.
  • Conduct acceptance tests to validate that products meet customer expectations.
  • Assess and document test results, providing clear and concise reports to inform decision-making.
  • Investigate issues, troubleshoot problems, and work towards effective resolutions.
  • Maintain and improve test environments, tools, and methodologies.
  • Leverage your HW/SW (Embedded) knowledge to bridge the gap between hardware and software testing.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in acceptance tests, automated testing, and validation/verification processes.
  • Strong proficiency in Python testing and test automation.
  • Familiarity with hardware testing, including actuators, sensors, and control systems.
  • A solid understanding of embedded systems and software.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Effective communication and teamwork abilities.

Why Join ?

  • Work on exciting projects that push the boundaries of technology.
  • Collaborate with a passionate team of engineers and developers.
  • Opportunity to make a significant impact on product quality and performance.
  • Ongoing professional development and growth opportunities.
  • Open and respectful company
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package that are reviewed annually.

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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