R&D Intern Job at Lunaphore Technologies in Lausanne, VD
Position type Permanent Fixed-term
Percentage Full time 100% Part-time: %
Starting date February 2020
Location Lunaphore Technologies SA, EPFL Innovation Park, building A,
CH-1015 Lausanne (VD)
Lunaphore Technologies is a young start-up active in the medtech field developing a
product based on a microfluidic technology to analyze tissue samples for cancer
research and diagnostics. Lunaphore is seeking a highly motivated candidate to join our
team and contribute directly to the development and growth of the company.
As an ‘R&D Intern’, you will be integrated in the engineering team and perform the
assembly and testing of the prototypes or our next product: a device aimed at the
sequential immunohistochemical staining and imaging of tissue samples. This device
will feature a large number of functions based on pneumatics and fluidics for reagent
delivery as well as heating systems and an integrated microscope for imaging.
Assemble the prototypes based on the CAD.
Suggest improvements for next prototyping iterations in order to improve
functionality and manufacturing process.
Implement test protocols and perform them on sub-assemblies and fully
Hands-on person, at ease with manual work (screwing, drilling, etc.).
Willingness to work in a technical environment.
Autonomous and resourceful personality.
Willingness to explore solutions and solve problems.
Good knowledge of English (B2 minimum).
Required soft skills
You have the ability to collaborate with others by working in a team, share
information with peers and managers.
You have the ability to adapt in a constantly changing environment.
You demonstrate critical thinking and analytical skills.
You demonstrate good organizational skills and attention to detail.
A young and strongly growing high-tech startup.
An international working environment with high level of diversity and strong
A highly interactive team with strong personal and technical qualities.
A multidisciplinary project on a cutting-edge technology.
If you are interested, please send your application (CV + cover letter and any additional
supporting document) electronically to: [email protected]
Company: Lunaphore Technologies
Company Location: Lausanne, VD