Project Engineer - Sensor Development (f/m/d)

(Full-time 38.5 hours or during studies 20 hours)

Why Kraken Innovations?

With our patented gearbox solution, we want to enable more precise, more powerful and more compact drive systems. The novel technology combines unconventional kinematics with sensor integration and learning software, resulting in an intelligent, holistic gearbox – geared towards an Industry 4.0.

For the further technical development, implementation, and integration of our sensor technology, we are looking for an Project Engineer – Sensor Development (f/m/d) with knowledge in sensor and PCB design as well as PLC programming from September 2022.

As part of the ambitious engineering team, you will drive the market entry of our deep- tech product. In joint projects with customers and in research projects in cooperation with TU-Graz, specific requirements will be analysed, and relevant features of our gearbox will be tested.

What characterises YOU

  • Technical education (HTL/FH/UNI) as electronics technician / automation technician / telematics technician
  • Basic knowledge in TwinCAT 3 and KiCad, LTSpice (or similar)
  • Knowledge of microcontroller programming (firmware) and circuit design
  • Courage to bring in your own ideas and try out new things
  • A solution-oriented, structured and cooperative way of working

What WE offer

  • A young, dynamic start-up environment in which flat and appreciative communication is practiced
  • The opportunity to apply and expand your technical knowledge as well as contribute significantly to the development of new products
  • An open ear for your input and the willingness to implement it
  • Continuous promotion of your personal growth through reliable support and further training opportunities
  • Flexible working hours and home office days
  • Friendly employee relationship including team events

For this position we offer a minimum monthly salary of € 2,212.44 gross on a full-time basis (38.5 hours per week). We will gladly consider relevant work experience and qualifications in addition.

We look forward to getting to know you. Please send us your CV and two appointment proposals by e-mail to:!