Master Thesis / Internship: Measurement Automation: Electro-optic Characterization

Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Broaden your integrated optics horizon at Polariton Technologies

Polariton Technologies is a start-up coming out of ETH Zurich developing cutting-edge devices for optical communications. We are about to launch our first product based on a novel electro-optic modulator. We enable customers to send data with unprecedented speed and quality. The modulators are used in research and industry. Join Polariton and become part of our team producing the next generations of our products.

Your job includes

  • Develop an industrial lab-automation system for optical, electrical and electro-optic measurements 
    • Interfacing high-tech lab-equipment using Python 
    • Automate and optimize advanced measurement procedures 
    • Confirm performance, reliability, and reproducibility of the system

As an ideal candidate you have

  • A bachelor degree in an engineering science, physics, or similar 
  • Good understanding Python and/or MATLAB 
  • Good understanding of electronics and optics 
  • Hands-on mentality and motivation to work in an optics lab


  • Grow with a dedicated and dynamic team in a start-up work environment 
  • Contribute to innovative technology development and test infrastructures 
  • Work on cutting-edge integrated optics, strengthen your technology skills
  • Work in a sustainable environment
  • Beautiful near-lake offices with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking nature
  • Environment in which a solution is found for every problem
  • Hybrid work possible
  • 25 vacation days
  • Own Tichu-League

If you are interested in working with us, please apply now!

Starting time: after negotiation

Location: Säumerstrasse 4, 8803 Rüschlikon, hybrid work possible

Please apply online.

Your contact:

Chanel Docekal, Operations Associate, will be happy to answer your questions by email: or by phone:  +41 44 589 51 24