Application Scientist Physics/EE

published on 22.8.2018

Zurich Instruments is a technology leader in advanced test & measurement instruments utilizing
dynamic signal processing. Our products are used in many research fields by demanding scientists
all over the world. Zurich Instruments' vision is to be the reference for digital instrumentation in
advanced research and development labs.

To sustain our continuous growth, we are looking for an

Application Scientist Physics/EE

to strengthen our Marketing and Sales Team in Zurich. In this position, your responsibilities include

  • Establish new and maintain existing customer contacts, securing future sales
  • Perform scientific measurements with customers from leading research laboratories
  • Represent Zurich Instruments at trade shows and visit customers around the world
  • Provide application specific customer support
  • Produce marketing material such as website content, blog posts, application notes, videos, newsletter contributions, product documentation, etc.
  • Develop new application fields and markets

To make these endeavors successful, you are

a result-oriented, intrinsically motivated self-starter who loves to tackle challenges in a cooperative
fashion. You perceive daily variation as a positive stimulus for your own development and you feel
inspired working in a multicultural, high-tech environment. Your qualifications include

  • MSc or PhD in Physics or Electrical Engineering
  • Solid scientific or engineering track record including substantial lab-experience and general test & measurement know-how
  • Hands-on experience with lock-in amplifiers, impedance analyzers, AWGs, PID controllers, etc.
  • Excellent communication skills; English is a must, other languages are a plus, good writing skills are a tremendous plus
  • Basic programming capability in MATLAB, LabView, Python and/or C
  • Experience in sales and/or an interest to develop in this area
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and know-how of basic marketing methodologies are a nice to have

Zurich Instruments offers a diverse work environment with an open, sporty company culture where
people development forms the base of our success.

We are looking forward receiving your resume and motivation letter at career@zhinst.com.

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