Electrical Engineer (m/f/d) Application Testing

About the role

Location: Austria - Linz

Hours: Full-Time

Type of Contract: Permanent


We rise to the challenge.


We are currently looking for an Engineer (m/f/d) in the Application Testing Department, where you play a key role in developing new products and innovative solutions driving forward Borealis’ agenda on energy applications.
In this role, you will:

  • design, develop and verify methods to measure key electrical properties of passive electronic components 
  • have a major input on the design and investment in upcoming test instrumentation and facilities to be established
  • build up knowledge and define experimental routes together with other experts for product key properties verification 
  • ensure high scientific standards in research, technology and application development in line with our innovation objectives in the area of advanced analytical characterization
  • deliver scientific results by applying scientific principles, combining academic knowledge, experimental results and common experiences
  • share your knowledge and experience with engineers and scientists and coach them
  • be member in project teams with your own area of responsibility
  • be active in external cooperations with institutes and universities
  • plan technical aspects of R&D tasks and be responsible for execution of project tasks and implementation

About you

  • You hold a Master Degree in Electrical Engineering or Physics or you have a Bachelor Degree with at least 3 years of relevant work experience.
  • Work experience as an engineer or researcher in the field of electronics is an asset. 
  • You are fluent in our company language English, German is beneficial.
  • You have sound knowledge of handling laboratory test equipment, such as LCR meters, electrometers, oscilloscopes and high voltage power supplies 
  • You have dealt frequently with standards and regulations
  • You have experience to connect and control components with LabVIEW 
  • Experience in circuit modelling and simulation software, such as SPICE and Matlab is an asset
  • You enjoy expanding your knowledge and bringing in new ideas, approaches or methods 
  • Your way of thinking is highly structured and analytical but also flexible when it comes to collaboration in projects or challenges in your daily work

About Borealis and our offer

We are here for you! If you have any questions, please contact Rainer Hampel (+43 664 8117544). Please note that applications via e-mail will not be accepted since we are serious about protection of your personal data, so thank you for applying online.


Following Austrian law regulations, we offer, reflecting your experiences, skills and competencies, competitive compensation based on the collective labour agreement chemical industry starting at EUR 49.804,58 annual gross salary (based on 38 hrs/week) and are willing to pay more based on your experience and background. In addition, we offer a yearly bonus and a voluntary company pension plan.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy for further applications when we have received sufficient applications that meet the advertised requirements and will contact you as soon as screening is closed.


Borealis is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals, fertilizers and the mechanical recycling of plastics. We leverage our polymers expertise and decades of experience to offer value adding, innovative and circular material solutions for key industries. In re-inventing for more sustainable living, we build on our commitment to safety, our people and excellence as we accelerate the transformation to a circular economy and expand our geographical footprint. www.borealisgroup.com | www.borealiseverminds.com | careers.borealisgroup.com


We go beyond boundaries. Together.




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