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We are searching for innovative people to make a difference.

At the Wyss Center, we believe in urgently developing clinical solutions. Our team is passionate about transforming lives and believe that good science and engineering can create a better world. We are committed to advancing understanding of the brain and demonstrating quality in everything we do to ensure our work reaches the clinic.

That is why we come to work each day.

We believe that the strongest teams are built on diversity. Bringing together people of different genders, from different disciplines and with different perspectives encourages novel thinking which drives progress and ultimately delivers results. This is why we are building a workplace in which everyone feels welcomed, respected, supported, and valued.

We work at the forefront of innovation and we are growing. We need innovative people with the willingness to drive change and a passion for quality from a wide variety of backgrounds.

If you recognize yourself in these values and would like to make a difference at the Wyss Center, please check our open positions.



Open positions

R&D scientist (EPFL)

The Laboratory of Integrated Performance in Design (LIPID) at EPFL, Switzerland is looking for a scientific collaborator/R&D scientist to support the scientific, technological and business development of its spin-off Spectrace, in collaboration with the Wyss Center.

Deadline: Thursday 10th December 2020

Spectrace LIPID EPFL Wyss job description

Formal applications should be sent via email as a single pdf file to apply@spectrace.ch.


Visiting Fellow in Industrial/Product Design

The Visiting Fellow in Industrial/Product Design will collaborate with the Wyss Center’s technical team towards the development of wearable brain monitoring devices/systems. More information on the projects can be found here

Deadline: Friday 11th December 2020

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To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter describing your qualifications, background and interest in this position to HR@wysscenter.ch


Internship in biophotonics

The Biophotonics Student/Engineer will work closely with the Wyss Center’s technical team, working on medical implantable systems designed to acquire and wirelessly transmit neuronal signals. More information about this project can be found on our website

Deadline: Friday 11th December 2020

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To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter describing your qualifications, background and interest in this position to HR@wysscenter.ch


R&D Mechanical Engineer

The R&D Mechanical Engineer will join the Center’s mechanical team to design and develop innovative active implantable and wearable medical devices for a range of human applications. The role involves collaboration with neuroscientists, clinicians and engineers to determine design criteria and to develop new solutions in a timely and efficient manner.

Deadline: Friday 27th November 2020

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To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter describing your qualifications, background and interest in this position to HR@wysscenter.ch

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