The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research institute for natural and engineering sciences within Switzerland. We perform cutting-edge research in the fields of matter and materials, energy and environment and human health. By performing fundamental and applied research, we work on sustainable solutions for major challenges facing society, science and economy. PSI is committed to the training of future generations. Therefore, about one quarter of our staff are post-docs, postgraduates or apprentices. Altogether, PSI employs 2100 people.
For the Systems and Diagnostics Group in the Electrochemistry Laboratory, developing fuel cell and electrolysis technology we are looking for an
You are part of a team which develops and operates complex hydrogen technology testing facilities on the Energy System Integration platform at PSI, an experimental power-to-gas installation with projects with external partners. You take responsibility in adaptation and operation of the instrumentation mainly dealing with evaluation of fuel cell and electrolyzer technology. This involves the planning, documentation, reporting and the challenge to tackle the unknown.
You have a master degree in mechanical, electrical or mechatronic engineering or an equivalent qualification. You are a self-motivated person and like to work in the field of applied energy research and advanced instrumentation development. You have practical experience with testing environments and knowledge in Matlab and LabView programming. A good command of English and German is essential.
Our institution is based on an interdisciplinary, innovative and dynamic collaboration. You will profit from a systematic training on the job, in addition to personal development possibilities and our pronounced vocational training culture. If you wish to optimally combine work and family life or other personal interests, we are able to support you with our modern employment conditions and the on-site infrastructure.
For further information, please contact Dr Felix Buechi, phone +41 56 310 24 11.
Please submit your application online by 15 March 2021 for the position as an Engineer (index no. 5422-00).
Paul Scherrer Institut, Human Resources Management, Mariusz Prus, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland