Biophotonic scientist/engineer (80-100%)

Permanent employee, Full or part-time · Pfäffikon

Your mission
  • Develop and implement optical spectroscopy solutions for label-free sensing of biomarkers in biological fluids and tissues
  • Lead the design of experiments for testing the optical spectroscopy devices
  • Perform experiments and contribute to the interpretation of the spectroscopic features 
  • Document activities and report protocols and findings
  • Contribute to the development of cutting-edge industry-facing research projects in the biomedical and pharmaceutical area
  • Stay up to date with the state-of-the-art and the competition of optical-based biosensing
  • Work on different projects and at the interface with other functions.
Your profile
  • M.Sc. in one of the following disciplines: biophotonics, biomedical optics, or a related field with 3+ years of relevant experience in spectroscopy applied to bioscience
  • Hands-on experience with applying photonic devices to sensing of biological materials 
  • Strong theoretical and experimental skills with the use of spectroscopic techniques in the near-infrared region applied to sensing of analytes in complex biological media
  • Proven track record of scientific excellence, innovative thinking, problem-solving skills, multi-tasking, and experience in undertaking multifunctional/fast-track R&D projects
  • Team player and ability to integrate into a highly interdisciplinary and dynamic team, and work closely with life science experts
  • Fluent in English (German is a plus), with strong writing and communication skills
  • Experience with in-vivo biomedical studies and industry standards is a plus
About us
Spiden is a Swiss medtech venture with the vision to use state-of-the-art detection techniques to continuously monitor and learn from a wide range of vital medical indicators, allowing to improve your individual health.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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