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  • Location: Zurich
  • Salary: A highly competitive compensation (based on experience)
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Manufacturing, Software
  • Contact: Jay Baylis
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2023-03-15
  • Job Ref: V-47667-1
Have you got at least 3 year’s direct software engineer experience? Do you have a background in using Python and C# or C++? Would you like to work for one of the most innovative biotech companies in Switzerland? If so, this could be an excellent opportunity for you.
We are looking for an experienced software engineer to join a pioneering Biotech company who is implementing advanced automation software for their bio lab activities. The company is experiencing high demand due to a fast-growing market which has created an exciting start-up-like environment within the automation division. This full-time onsite role is a great opportunity to develop your skills with industry experts while also providing the autonomy to drive projects forward yourself, creating a sense of ownership with any implemented vital solutions for the life science industry.
The company is based in the Zürich area and has many public transport options. For a highly experienced software engineer who can fulfil all the essential criteria, you can expect a highly competitive salary which scales accordingly with experience and skills.
You will be responsible for:
  • Design and developing advanced lab automation software for high-tech instruments
  • Identify and implement technical solutions in collaboration with experts from various scientific disciplines
  • Deliver application-ready platform features and extensions for internal and external users

Essential skills:

  • Minimum of two years of experience with Python
  • Minimum of two years of software engineering experience with either C# or C++
  • Passion for software engineering and a commitment to identifying and independently implementing solutions
  • Excellent English skills (spoken and written)
  • Solid knowledge of software engineering practices and methodologies
Desired skills:
  • Experience in the development of machine/instrument control software
  • Educational background in computer science, software engineering or electrical engineering
  • Familiarity with modern web UI frameworks such as Angular or React
  • Strong ability to work in an agile environment, with an accurate approach and a pragmatic mentality
  • German skills (spoken and written)

If you have a track record of achievement, intellectual curiosity, and versatility, we would love to hear from you!
All applicants must have the Eligibility to work in Switzerland with a CH work permit/passport or passport from an EU or EFTA country
Please apply or forward your CV to or phone 01403 216216 where we would be happy to tell you more about this exciting opportunity.