Job details

Zurich University of Applied Sciences ZHAW is one of Switzerland’s largest multidisciplinary universities of applied sciences, with over 11,500 students and 3,000 faculty and staff.

As one of the leading Engineering Faculties in Switzerland, the ZHAW School of Engineering (SoE) emphasises topics which will be relevant in the future. Our 13 institutes and centres guarantee superior-quality education, research and development with a focus on the areas of energy, mobility, information and health.

The Institute of Applied Technology InIT located in the centre of Winterthur, has an engaged motivated team and an exciting, innovative working environment in the following fields:

Information Retrieval, Data Warehousing, Cloud Computing, Information Security, Mobile Applications, Service Engineering and Software Information.

To supplement our team, we are looking for highly motivated

Engineers (f/m) in Information Technology as Research Assistants

by agreement

Your tasks:

  • develop solutions in the above mentioned fields as part of applied research projects with our partners from academia and industry
  • develop software and services in Java, .Net, Python etc. for various server- and client platforms
  • participate in technology transfer and writing research papers and proposals

The challenging position with part-time possibility requires a university degree in Information Technology; a PhD is preferred. Good communication skills in English and German are an asset for your work in multidisciplinary teams.

The position is provisionally limited to one year, but could be renewed for a maximum of three years upon mutual agreement. This is an entry level position, suitable for a recent graduate.

For additional information about the position please contact our Head of Institute, Prof. Gerold Baudinot, gerold.baudinot@zhaw.ch or visit for further information www.init.zhaw.ch.

Are you interested?
If you would like to apply, please use the online platform to send us your complete application, attn. Esther Huber, HR Consultant in Winterthur.