R&D Electrical Engineer

KONČAR – Electrical Engineering Institute is a dynamic company with many years of experience in electrical engineering, rail vehicles and infrastructure, laboratory testing, diagnostics, and certification.

Our Transformer Department is looking for a new co-worker who will have a chance to be a part of one of our young developer teams.

R&D Electrical Engineer  (m/f)

Our Transformer department is working on numerous R&D assignments for power, distribution, and instrument transformers, mainly in the areas of dielectrics, transients, electromagnetics, and instrumentation automatization. In smaller teams of young researchers and experienced specialists, a dynamic working culture, experience sharing, and an eagerness for learning and individuality are encouraged. An interesting combination of expert knowledge, experimental testing possibilities, and available commercial and proprietary software greatly helps in the skillset broadening and professional advancement of its researchers.

We aim to attract skillful and bright people to bring new perspectives to the team and mutually improve our skills. While encouraging collaboration and teamwork, we also promote a trusting atmosphere, mentoring, consulting, and exchanging of ideas.

Besides challenging jobs, additional benefits, and flexible work practices, our employees are provided with continuous personal and professional development through education and training programs.

Location: Zagreb

Job description:

  • work on various commercial and in-house software for numerical modelling of transformer electromagnetic phenomena
  • development of in-house software for different transformers’ physical aspects modelling
  • development of software for data collection, processing, analysis, and visualization
  • measurements and data acquisition and analysis of measured data
  • collecting data from different platforms and measuring devices

Job requirements:

  • Sc./Master’s in Electrical Engineering
  • 2+ years of working experience in the similar field of work


  • experience with MATLAB or similar software
  • knowledge of commercial software packages for numerical (multiphysics) simulation, such as: Simcenter MAGNET (Infolytica), Ansys, FEMM, etc.
  • fundamentals of electrical engineering

Good to know:

  • knowledge of measurement techniques and measuring instruments
  • knowledge of high-voltage design, materials, and measurements
  • knowledge of electromagnetic transient simulation software, such as EMTP-RV

Other requirements:

  • Working knowledge of the English language

What do we offer:

  • work in a stable and promising company
  • work in a dynamic and challenging environment
  • the friendly and supportive work atmosphere
  • stimulating and regular income according to the achieved results
  • paid additional education and professional programs for the improvement of knowledge and skills
  • Christmas and Easter bonuses, holiday cash grants
  • above average vacation days
  • additional days of paid leave (e.g. marriage, the birth of a child, moving…)
  • additional cash benefits (e.g. the birth of a child, completion of post-graduate doctoral or specialist studies…)
  • 24-hour employee insurance against the consequences of an accident
  • regular medical check-ups
  • leisure time recreation
  • reimbursement of transportation costs to and from work
  • official mobile phone
  • team-buildings, etc…

If you are an enthusiastic, motivated, and ambitious person, open to new challenges and knowledge, and have found yourself in a description, send us your CV at rndtr@koncar-institut.hr.

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