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We believe in appreciation of individuals, team collaboration and empowerment as part of our culture. We drive projects in close partnership with our clients to enable idea generation, motivation and commitment. Our role is also to facilitate for change by caring for people’s needs and emotions.

Diversity drives openness, exchange of ideas and collective performance. With more than 6 nationalities in our team, we value diversity and respect.

Switzerland

Rue Mauverney 28

CH-1196 Gland

France

La Grande Arche – Paroi Nord

92 044 Paris La Défense

Customer Application Engineer – Ingénieur d’Application Client

Job Description

We are looking for motivated engineers, eager to learn, developing a passion for exchange, who will be requested to build highly customized MES solutions in close collaboration with YPSYS’s team and our customers. After an initial training and hand-over period of practice in a test environment, you will directly interact with customers under the guidance of an experienced collaborator. In this challenging role, you will have to:

  • Integrate MES/MOM project(s), in accordance with development team standards
  • Create functional specifications (Mainly in English and sometimes in French or German) based on customer requirements
  • Exchange with the development team to:
    • Transmit and clarify the functional specifications
    • Report on bugs
    • Carry out the MES platform configuration
  • Provide customers with technical recommendations about IT issues and network architectures
  • Test user interfaces, dashboards and reports created by the development team; Ensure their quality and consistency
  • Prepare documentation and test scenarios to be used for the system acceptance phase
  • Proceed to the solution commissioning on-site (unit and functional tests)
  • Provide customers with support services and follow up on functional/technical issues during the life cycle of the project (on-site, hotline)
  • Deliver training to customers on the solution
  • Prepare and execute customer presentations and/or demos of our products and solutions
  • Assist the Sales Team in the RFI/RFQ/RFP responses preparation
  • Report on projects to the project manager

To be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Master the following technologies:
    • OPC
    • Fieldbus
    • Networks (IP, switch, LAN, WWAN)
    • Virtual machines
    • OS installation/configuration
  • Have a practical experience of MS SQL (preferred) or any other database
  • As an advantage, have the knowledge of:
    • C# or one object-oriented language such as Java
    •  .NET, ASP.NET WEBFORMS or a web language
    • JavaScript / JQuery
    • HTML / CSS
    • GAMP methodology
  • Moreover, a good knowledge of Manufacturing Execution System (MES) would be highly appreciated

Skills

Main expected soft skills:

  • Methodic and self-organized
  • Analytical, at ease with system design and problem-solving
  • Ability to function in a distributed team and to work autonomously when required
  • Strong sense of responsibility, team spirit and sense of initiative
  • Ability to closely cooperate with the integration team while having a diplomatic constructive attitude with accounts
  • Autonomous, willing to travel and comfortable with working on-site
  • Inquisitive mind, motivated to get new skills
  • Aligned with YPSYS’s core values: Careful listening, Respect, Dynamism, Involvement, Mutual Support, Spirit of initiative, Innovation, Continuous Improvement.

Languages:

  • English: Fluent (spoken and written)
  • French: Fluent (spoken and written) for a job located in Gland
  • German: Fluent (spoken and written) for a job located in Basel

Other appreciated skills:

  • Knowledge of industrial automation, SCADA
  • Agile Development Methodology

Mobility:

  • B driving license
  • Willingness and ability to:
    • Travel up to 20% and work for one week on customer site in Europe
    • Occasionally work non-standard work hours

Availability: Immediate. Send your resume to: rh@ypsys.com

Application Development Engineer – Ingénieur Développement Web

Job Description

We are looking for motivated engineers, eager to learn, developing a passion for exchange, who will be requested to build highly customized MES solutions in close collaboration with YPSYS’s team and our customers. After an initial training and hand-over period of practice in a test environment, you will directly interact with customers under the guidance of an experienced collaborator. In this challenging role, you will have to:

  • Develop custom functionalities and standard modules in the environment of our MES platform, based on functional specifications provided by integration engineers
  • Write design specifications for the development in accordance with the quality standards
  • Collaborate with the solution architect and colleagues on various tasks, according to Agile Development Methodology
  • Report to the scrum manager on developments
  • Produce documentation necessary for quality management
  • Perform unit tests and create related documents
  • Provide 2nd level technical support in collaboration with the support engineers

To be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Master web technologies such as:
    • C# (class, interfaces, OOP) or one object-oriented language such as Java
    •  .NET, ASP.NET WEBFORMS or a Web language
    • JavaScript / JQuery
    • HTML / CSS
    • MS SQL
  • Having a knowledge of good practices for application development is an advantage (Agile, Scrum, GAMP methodologies)
  • Moreover, a knowledge of Manufacturing Execution System (MES) or ERP would be highly appreciated

Skills

Main expected soft skills:

  • Methodic and self-organized
  • Analytical, at ease with system design and problem-solving
  • Ability to function in a distributed team and to work autonomously when required
  • Strong sense of responsibility, team spirit and sense of initiative
  • Ability to closely cooperate with the integration team while having a diplomatic constructive attitude with accounts
  • Autonomous, willing to travel and comfortable with working on-site
  • Inquisitive mind, motivated to get new skills
  • Aligned with YPSYS’s core values: Careful listening, Respect, Dynamism, Involvement, Mutual Support, Spirit of initiative, Innovation, Continuous Improvement.

Languages:

  • English: Fluent (spoken and written)
  • French: Fluent (spoken and written) for a job located in Gland
  • German: Fluent (spoken and written) for a job located in Basel

Other appreciated skills:

  • Knowledge of communication with OPC client applications
  • Knowledge of communication with industrial automation equipment

Mobility:

  • B driving license
  • Willingness and ability to:
    • Travel up to 20% and work for one week on customer site in Europe
    • Occasionally work non-standard work hours

Availability: Immediate. Send your resume to: rh@ypsys.com