R&D Intern Job at Lunaphore Technologies in Lausanne, VD

Job Description

Position type Permanent Fixed-term

Internship Hourly

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

assembled prototypes.

Required qualifications

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.

We offer

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.

Contact information

If you are interested, please send your application (CV + cover letter and any additional

supporting document) electronically to: [email protected]

About Company

Company: Lunaphore Technologies

Company Location:  Lausanne, VD

About Lunaphore Technologies