Available positions and jobs at CEDES: engineer, SMD testing assistant

Operative Buyer

As a leading manufacturer of optosensor solutions, CEDES constantly seeks to break new ground. This requires unconventional thinking, passion and a love of the job. Continuous growth in our core elevator and entrance automation markets means we can offer both experienced professionals and enthusiastic young talent the chance to grow with us.

The CEDES Group is active in the field of sensor technology based on photonics on three continents. The product range extends from simple light barriers to highly complex, processor-controlled 3D camera systems using the latest TOF (time-of-flight) technology.

Your area of responsibility

  • Autonomous management and organization of administrative procurement tasks
  • Management and assessment of electronics supply partners
  • Active and targeted support to assigned supply partners
  • Monitoring, planning and managing stock the for assigned products
  • Determination of needs and triggering purchase orders
  • •       Verification of order confirmations and order monitoring
  • Verification of supplier invoices
  • Quality control of supplied goods and assigned suppliers

Our requirements

  • Basic commercial or technical training
  • Further education in Purchasing is an advantage
  • Experience in procurement of electronic components or readiness to acquire knowledge in this area
  • Confidence, strong negotiation skills and excellent communication skills with stakeholders on all levels
  • Sense of quality, affinity to technology and production, entrepreneurial thinking and behavior
  • Fluency in spoken and written German and English
  • Good knowledge of MS Office tools
  • A team-oriented self-starter with the ability to learn and to work under pressure

Our offer

  • International environment and high-tech, future-oriented products
  • Experienced, highly motivated team 
  • Exciting projects and challenging tasks
  • Support in personal development and further education
  • 5 weeks holidays, 3 bridging days, flexible working times and models 
  • Modern workplace with a restaurant and a Starbucks corner
  • Many employee benefits and discounts (fitness, retail, cars and more) 


We look forward to receiving your complete resume online (Apply Now).

For data protection reasons, we only accept online applications.

CEDES AG, Science Park, CH - 7302 Landquart – +41 81 307 26 43

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