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Location: Ebikon, Lucerne, Switzerland 
Job ID: 61455 

We Elevate... You

Join Schindler and help us elevate our world: Use your skills to allow megacities to grow. With our elevators and escalators, we keep the urban world moving.

Since 1874 Schindler has been a Citymaker with proud reputation for elevating not only buildings, but the well-being of everyone who lives and works in them. People, passion, and innovation are the pillars of our success.


Schindler is one of the world's leading suppliers of elevators, escalators and moving walkways. We employ talented individuals in over 100 countries worldwide to design, develop, install, maintain and modernize the mobility systems that keep the world's urban population on the move. We offer a dynamic, forward-looking work environment that enables our employees to innovate and excel in their chosen fields.


Join us as a

Manager Electrical System Architecture (m/f/d) 80-100 %


We Elevate... Your Responsibilities

The electrical system architecture department at Schindler defines an elevator's system layout, functional design and overall system architecture from design to verification definition of both energy and information flow under consideration of code and standards (EMC, power quality, safety).

The Manager Electrical System Architecture is a global role and is both the leader of the local CRD Electrical System Architecture team while also driving technical solutions for electrical system design accross our network of experts from China, India and the Americas


The main challenge of this exciting position include:

  • Manage and develop the team electrical system architecture for elevators in accordance with functional and non-functional requirements
  • Define, document and maintain the electrical architecture of elevator system as per breakdown of functions and their mapping to components (HW and SW)
  • Electrical design of elevator control paired with door drive, power converter and machine as well as their interfaces and communication buses, user interface, power management and distribution
  • Define the configuration rules of an elevator's electrical system
  • Plan and execute development projects with Section and Product Managers of Hardware and Software, as well as with Chief Engineers



We Elevate... Your Best Self

You are a high performing, technical expert, inspiring leader and reliable team player. Your strong analytical and conceptual thinking pair your open mind for new technologies and innovative ideas.

 Further requirements may include:

  • Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics
  • Deep knowledge of integration of mechanical and electrical functions into systems, as well as its industralization
  • At least 5 years of experience leading and developing high performing technical teams
  • Very solid communication skills and executive edge 
  • Financial management (controlling, budgeting) experience is highly desirable 

We Elevate... You


You will get immediate access to a variety of benefits by working for a TOP employer:


  • We will offer you a position in a future-oriented industry with a diverse product range, as well as attractive and performance-related compensation

  • You will work at our state-of-the-art Schindler Campus in Ebikon

  • Development opportunities: You will start with a job-specific onboarding program and will be supported by us through technical and soft skills development programs

  • Work-life balance: We support you in managing your professional and personal life through flexible working hours

  • Health: Your health is important to us. You will benefit from a variety of health programs, including discount with fitness centres and in-house sporting events

  • Corporate benefits: You will have the opportunity to benefit from attractive employee discounts

  • Diversity: We promote and foster a culture of diversity


Can You Elevate Us?

Be part of a highly driven organization where high performance connects people and is a vital part of achieving strong business results. Please send us your complete application documents (CV, Reference Letters and University Diplomas).



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