Application Engineer for Computational Neuroscience

The Foundation for Research on Information Technologies in Society (IT’IS) and ZMT Zurich MedTech AG (ZMT), members of the Zurich43 alliance, are currently seeking applicants for the post as:

Application Engineer for Computational Neuroscience

Zurich43 is a leading global player in delivering break-through innovations and creating outstanding products for the safe and beneficial applications of electromagnetic energy and information technologies, as well as for novel and personalized medical treatments. We are looking for a dynamic, motivated, and experienced application engineer for computational neuroscience.

Your tasks:

  • Development of showcases for various applications that demonstrate the features and capabilities of our simulation platform
  • Assistance and guidance of users to integrate their computational models into our web-based simulation platform
  • Technical support for our global users
  • Technical presentations at seminars and workshops
  • Participation in scientific conferences and exhibitions
  • Research and observation of market trends
  • Collection of feedback from users and partners and collaborative work with the research and development teams to improve our simulation platform
  • Support of the development team during all software release activities (e.g., testing of software, writing of application notes and manual, training sessions)

Your profile:

  • University degree in life sciences, natural sciences, physics, biophysics, medical physics, or biomedical engineering
  • Solid background in computational neuroscience, ideally neurophysiology
  • Knowledge of and practical experience in at least one of the following areas: computational modeling and simulation, medical device engineering, software development, scripting, web applications, electromagnetic field theory, physiology
  • Good understanding of software development processes
  • Willingness to take on responsibilities and awareness of top quality
  • Friendly personality, good communication skills, and sensitivity to customer needs
  • Fluency in English, working knowledge of German and/or any additional language is an advantage
  • Willingness to be a strong team player

Our offer:

  • Diverse and challenging job assignments in a young, interdisciplinary team
  • Opportunity to work on state-of-the-art, varied, and interdisciplinary applications
  • Opportunity to work with leading research laboratories and global industry players in medical technology
  • Exciting working place in the heart of Zurich

Interested? We look forward to receiving your complete resume materials (in English) consisting of:

  • Motivation letter
  • Detailed CV (maximum 3 pages)
  • Diplomas
  • Transcripts (with grades)
  • Work certificates and / or reference letters (if available)

Please send your application to the following address:

Zurich43 Alliance
Yvonne Maeder
Zeughausstrasse 43

8004 Zurich
Phone: +41 (0)44 245 9738

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Dr. Erdem Ofli.