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Electrical Engineer/ Technician for AI Sorting Systems part-time (m/f/d)

Electrical Engineer / Technician for AI Sorting Systems in part-time (m/f/d)

Location: Würzburg / Remote with attendance days

WeSort. AI GmbH is a high-tech start-up from Würzburg that is revolutionising recycling through artificial intelligence and thus making a significant contribution to the urgently needed circular economy. Our deep learning systems enable both granular analysis and sorting of e.g. electronic waste and various plastics. This year, we were one of six start-ups nationwide to receive the prestigious Gründerpreis plus from the Federal Ministry of Economics (BMWK) for our systems. In addition, the team works on research projects with renowned partners such as Fraunhofer and Siemens and thus fights against climate change and pollution of the oceans. 


As a part-time Electrical Engineer or Technician for AI Recycling Systems, you will be part of a dynamic startup and will be able to help build and shape the field of electronics development and the research and development of new, AI-based and innovative products from the ground up.


Your challenges:​​​​

  • Design of electrical controls for new AI-based special machines 

  • Selection and design of complex electrical components 

  • Creation of electrical circuit diagrams with modern software 

  • Creation of PLC programs 

  • Development of communication interfaces with AI software 

  • Development and programming of robots 

  • Construction and commissioning of control cabinets and prototypes 

  • Electrical circuit analysis and troubleshooting 

  • Supervision of research projects 

  • Collaboration with interdisciplinary teams in an interdisciplinary and dynamic start-up environment 


What you bring:​​​​

  • Completed bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, mechatronics, etc. or technician or training as an electronics technician for industrial engineering 

  • Practical experience with electrical engineering, automation, control systems and drive technology 

  • Problem-solving skills and innovative spirit 

  • Teamwork and good communication skills 

  • Flexibility, adaptability and proactive way of working

Also helpful are:​​​​

  • Project management skills for the organisation and coordination of tasks and other team members 

  • Relevant professional experience with the development and wiring and, PLC programming of plant control systems in special machine construction 

  • Initial experience with artificial intelligence


Why you should join the WeSort.AI team:​​​​

  • You make a direct and significant contribution to protecting our planet and helping to create a world worth living in tomorrow

  • You are not a small cog in a large system, but can quickly take on a lot of responsibility in a growing team

  • Entry into the future fields of artificial intelligence and circular economy with strong potential and plenty of room to experiment

  • Depending on the work area, up to four days of home office per week with flexible working hours

  • Up to four weeks of complete remote work possible around the world

  • Modern light-flooded office in the new
    Hubland district in the middle of a large startup and high-tech ecosystem

  • You work in a positive and ambitious team, have a lot of fun at work and can develop very quickly

  • An above-average salary, no start-up salaries (depending on experience, position and role in the company)

  • Extensive induction program and active participation in shaping your professional future

  • Culture celebrated every day in the office, at home and at regular events

  • Top modern technology stack without legacy issues

  • Modern work environment with state-of-the-art work equipment and high-performance computers

  • Life-work integration through trust-based working hours, mobile working, sabbatical models

  • Targeted, individual development opportunities with a personal mentor as well
    subject-specific academies and e-learning courses

  • Updates at regular in-house workshops, conferences and weekly stand-ups

  • Relaxed journey to work with the discounted job ticket, a job bike and parking spaces right in front of the door

  • All-round care through extensive health services and a subsidy for old-age provision

  • Free coffee and canteen within walking distance with healthy food as well as vegan and vegetarian options

We can't wait for your application to !


If you have any questions or don't feel like creating a formal cover letter:


Simply call our contact person Johannes Laier directly, write him a short message to +49 931 73047398 or apply in 3 minutes with your LinkedIn.

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