Application / Product Engineer

Schmid & Partner Engineering AG (SPEAG), the leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, efficient, and reliable test equipment for the evaluation of near- and far-field electromagnetic (EM) radiation, EM materials, and their applications, is currently seeking applicants for the post as

Application / Product Engineer

SPEAG, together with its partner organizations the Foundation for Research on Information Technologies in Society (IT’IS), ZMT Zurich MedTech AG (ZMT) and TI Solutions AG, forms the Zurich43 alliance. Z43’s dedicated mission is to expand the knowledge and technology for the (i) characterization, optimization, and application of the EM near-field and (ii) predictive modelling of interactions between physical agents and physiology in complex anatomies and (iii) medical applications.


Your challenges:

  • Full responsibility for the development of new products for the measurement of the EM near-field of wireless systems and maintenance of our existing product line
  • Development of customized solutions
  • Guidance of a multi-disciplinary R&D team
  • Liaison between our R&D team and customers
  • Product demonstrations at customer sites and exhibitions
  • Preparation and implementation of product releases
  • Generation of product and marketing documentation

Your strengths:

  • University or technical college degree (Master or PhD) in Physics or Electrical Engineering
  • Knowledge in electromagnetics and radiofrequency technology
  • Programming experience in C++ or Python
  • Knowledge/experience in the latest communication technologies (e.g., LTE, 5G NR)
  • Experience in product development and project lead
  • Experience in EM 3D and 2D simulation techniques is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong sense of responsibility and highest quality standard of work
  • Willingness for business trips to key customers worldwide
  • Self-motivation, good organizational and communication skills, impeccable attention to detail, friendly personality and team-spirit, sensitivity to customer needs, and ability to manage several tasks simultaneously, work independently in a fast-paced environment, and to meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent command of the English language (both written and spoken), ability to communicate in German is a plus

Our offer:

  • Stimulating environment for innovation at the forefront of our research areas and key technologies
  • State-of-the-art laboratories, high-performance computing clusters, and production facilities
  • Vibrant and open company culture thanks to a diverse and creative mix of people from across the globe with various backgrounds in physics, electronics, mathematics, biology, etc.
  • Colleagues who are smart, competent, and passionate about valuable, cutting-edge work and who strive to meet high ethical standards

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Direct applications are preferred; applications submitted via recruitment agencies are discouraged. Please note that incomplete applications will be disregarded.


Please send your application documents (in English) consisting of motivational letter, tailored CV (max 2 pages), diplomas, transcripts (with grades), work certificates and/or reference letters (if available) to:

Zurich43, Yvonne Maeder, Zeughausstrasse 43, 8004 Zurich, Switzerland, Phone: +41 44 245 97 38,

Informal enquiries are welcome and should be directed to Dr. Sven Kühn .