R&D Test Engineer

published on 20.6.2017

Zurich Instruments is the technology leader for advanced test & measurement instruments for dynamic signal processing. Our products are used in many application fields by demanding 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 an

R&D Test Engineer

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 for working inside a high-quality R&D team striving for the best-on-market measurement software and hardware solutions. You strive for the best in class signal accuracy and frequency performance.

In this position you will be responsible for

  • Define test concepts for future products
  • Implement and maintain automated calibration and test systems for high-precision instrumentation
  • Implement and maintain data management of calibration and test data
  • Conduct analysis of test data
  • Conduct failure analysis
  • Documentation and quality management

Your Profile

Are you a result-oriented, intrinsically motivated person who loves to tackle challenges in a cooperative fashion? Do you feel inspired to work in a multicultural, high-tech environment?

  • Electrical engineer or related ETH/FH with profound programming knowledge
  • Experienced in any of the programming languages Python, Matlab, or C/C++
  • Knowledge of analog and digital electronics
  • Knowledge of test and measurement techniques
  • Knowledge of object oriented programming
  • Quality oriented
  • Good analytical skills and endurance in solving technical issues
  • Fluent in English
  • German or other languages are nice to have

We offer

Zurich Instruments offers a diverse work environment with an open, sporty company culture where people develop and form the base of our joint success.

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

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