Computational Scientist, Mathematical Modeler

ZMT Zurich MedTech AG, a spin-off of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich and the Foundation for Research on Information Technologies in Society (IT’IS), develops and manufactures advanced, predictive computational simulation tools and high-quality evaluation and test systems. ZMT is committed to accelerating research on improving human health and quality of life. To enhance and strengthen our Computational Life Sciences team, we are seeking a dynamic, motivated, and experienced:

Computational Scientist, Mathematical Modeler

Your challenges:

  • Development of novel algorithms and solutions for next-generation applications in computational physics
  • Maintenance and enhancement of our high-performance numerical solvers in the fields of electrodynamics, neuronal dynamics, acoustics, and others
  • Involvement in all stages of product development, from initial problem analyses to software deployment

Your strengths:

  • University or technical college degree (Bachelor, Master, or PhD) in Information Technology or Computer Sciences, or equivalent knowledge
  • Fascination for the design of high-quality, user-friendly, reliable software
  • Above average knowledge of C++, practical experience writing C++ code advantageous
  • Excellent knowledge of algorithms and numerics
  • Good English and preferably German skills
  • Versatility, self-motivation, creativity, flexibility, ability to work to high standards independently while being part of a team

Our offer:

  • The chance to work in close cooperation with leading research laboratories in an eminent, medium-sized enterprise environment where personal commitment and individual strengths are recognized and rewarded
  • The opportunity to be part of a vision in a multidisciplinary, international team of young professionals – with backgrounds ranging from physics and electronics to mathematics and biology – producing cutting-edge products
  • Flexible working hours and a vibrant workplace 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 97 77

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Dr. Nik Chavannes.