Software Engineer UI/UX

published on 26.6.2018

Zurich Instruments is the technology leader for advanced test & measurement instruments for
dynamic signal processing. Our products are used in many application fields by researchers all over
the world. Zurich Instruments' vision is to revolutionize instrumentation by incorporating the latest
analog and digital technology into powerful measurement systems for unprecedented functionality
and performance.

For our Research and Development team in Zurich we are looking for a

Software Engineer UI/UX

You are an expert on UX for applications in research and science. You have experience in the
presentation of measurement data on state-of-the-art, web-based user interfaces. You like to use
latest web technology to achieve best user experience. You are fascinated by measurement devices
that provide 160dB signal-to-noise ratios and you have talent in contributing to a team all focused
on getting things up and running. This is your chance to work in a small high-quality R&D team
striving for the best-on-market measurement software and hardware solutions.

In this position you will be responsible for

  • The UX of our instruments both on the conceptual side and on the implementation side
    together with peers in the team
  • Taking the lead in UX topics across the Development and Marketing & Sales Teams
  • Implementation of UI controls to achieve efficient and concise user experience
  • Responsibility for the full design flow from concept work, specification, programming, verification, and debugging
  • Analysis of rendering performance and layout issues on web browsers
  • User interface testing framework to enforce high quality standards

To make these endeavors successful, we are looking for a key person that brings

  • Proficiency in user-driven design processes with a strong focus on best user experience
  • In-depth knowledge in web server programming and web front-end software (JS, JQuery, JSON, HTML5, LESS, websocket)
  • Experience in digital signal processing and algorithm development
  • Experience with continuous delivery oriented frameworks (Jenkins, Maven, SVN, git)
  • Experience in exception-safe multi-threaded programming and modern design patterns
  • Familiar with scripting languages (Python, Selenium)
  • Knowledge in C++ (C++11, Boost) on Windows and Linux platforms is a plus

Are you a result oriented, self-driven and intrinsically motivated person who loves to tackle
challenges in a cooperative fashion? Do you feel inspired to work within a multicultural, high-tech
environment? Zurich Instruments offers a diverse work environment with an open, sporty company
culture where people develop and form the base of our success.

We look forward to receiving your resume and motivation letter at .

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