Production Technician - Electro-optic Device Testing (80-100%)

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

  • Carry out consistent, high-precision production processes to meet timely delivery of products 
  • Perform electrical, RF, and optical characterization on wafer- and module-level, execute environmental, performance and lifetime tests
  • Assess results, update technical documentation, handling and storing process data about the production work 
  • Closely collaborate with process-development and production teams

As an ideal candidate you have

  • Technical education, apprenticeship as production technician, physics/chemical laboratory assistant, or similar
  • Hands-on experience working in a prototyping / small-scale production line and working in a lab
  • Experience in performance/ reliability testing of optics and/or electronics is a plus
  • Good technical understanding and hands-on self-starter mentality
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills


  • Grow with a dedicated and dynamic team in a start-up work environment
  • Contribute to innovative technology development and create new products
  • Strengthen your technology and communication 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