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Senior RF Engineer - Switzerland  

Zurichmedtech (company)

Posted on : 19 October 2017

Project Description

09 October 2017

The Foundation for Research on Information Technologies in Society (IT’IS), Schmid & Partner Engineering AG (SPEAG) and ZMT Zurich MedTech AG (ZMT) are currently seeking applicants for the joint post as:



The IT’IS Foundation, SPEAG and ZMT, the three members of the Zurich43 alliance, are looking for a creative and highly-experienced radiofrequency (RF) engineer to complement their R&D team in the development of novel and advanced RF solutions.

Your challenges:

  • Leading our microwave think tank of CEO, CSO, project leaders and R&D engineers
  • Guiding R&D projects of different sizes/ with various goals
  • Developing Quality Assurance procedures and performing internal and external audits
  • Providing technical customer support across the entire product life cycle and training of employees
  • Working within international research consortiums and tutoring PhD students
  • Taking ownership of prototyping, feasibility studies and concept developments for the technical and commercial success of our products and research projects

Your strengths:

  • PhD or Master in electrical engineering or equivalent
  • Vast experience in RF hardware design (min. five years)
  • Widespread experience in RF measurements (min. five years)
  • Knowledge in electromagnetic modeling advantageous
  • Strong sense of responsibility and high quality standards
  • Team spirit, management qualities, innovative, self-motivated, solution orientated, able to work efficiently under pressure
  • Readiness for occasional business trips
  • Fluency in English

Our offer:

  • Ambitious R&D environment
  • Interdisciplinary team of highly experienced RF-, electrical-, and computer-engineers, physicists and biologists
  • State-of-the-art laboratories and production facility
  • Cooperation with leading research organizations, industry and governments
  • Flexible working hours and a vibrant workplace in the heart of Zurich

Starting date is December 2017 or later. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


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

  • Motivational letter
  • Detailed CV (max. 2 pages)
  • Diplomas
  • Transcripts (with grades)
  • Work certificates and / or reference letters (if available)

Please send your application to the following address:

Yvonne Maeder
Zeughausstrasse 43
8004 Zurich
Phone: +41 44 245 9700

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Prof. Niels Kuster (