The Wyss Zurich is a joint research and development center of the ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich, which was made possible by a generous donation from the Swiss entrepreneur and philanthropist Dr. h.c. mult. Hansjörg Wyss. The mission of Wyss Zurich is to drive the clinical translation and technology transfer of outstanding scientific discoveries into new therapies for patients and breakthrough innovations in the emerging fields of Regenerative Medicine and Robotics, and to promote hybrid technologies in these fields. Wyss Zurich brings together some of the world’s leading experts to form multidisciplinary teams, pooling their knowledge and expertise.

The Robotics Platform supports Wyss Zurich start-up projects in their transfer to market by providing interdisciplinary expertise and services, covering a range of core competences such as engineering, prototyping, industrial design, product development, and Entrepreneurship.

We offer immediately or by arrangement a position as a

Electrical Engineer (Product Development) 80-100%

We offer a dynamic and friendly work environment within the Robotics Platform team. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to support innovative start-up projects in the field of Robotics and Regenerative Medicine and work with state-of-the-art development and fabrication technologies.

Your responsibilities will be to support and collaborate with Wyss Zurich start-up projects in their product development, as a member of the Robotics Platform team. You will contribute by proposing optimal solutions and carrying out various development tasks (PCB design & fabrication, embedded software development, etc). You will work in close collaboration with other platform team members and contribute to various shared responsibilities within the team.

You are a creative hands-on electrical engineer and excited to work with fast-paced, innovative, and dynamic start-up projects. You have 2+ years industry experience and have worked in product development. You are proficient in hardware design for various industrial applications, embedded systems and software development. Experience with software engineering and architecture, object-oriented design, and FPGA (VHDL) is a plus. You are a team player and can work well in multi-disciplinary settings. You are fluent in English and/or German.
We look forward to receiving your online application including a letter of motivation, CV, diplomas and certificates of employment. Please address your application to Lijin Aryananda, Wyss Zurich, Robotics Platform. Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered.

For further information about the Robotics Platform please visit our websites http://www.wysszurich.uzh.ch/technology-platforms/robotics-technologies  and www.wysszurich.uzh.ch. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Lijin Aryananda at lijin.aryananda@wysszurich.ch or phone +41 44 632 6445 (no applications).