Intern R&D Polymer Processing, 80-100%, m/f/d

Be part of a joint development project between qCella AG and HUBER+SUHNER AG.

Intern R&D Polymer Processing, 80-100%, m/f/d

ETH Zürich, Campus Hönggerberg & Pfäffikon (ZH)
6 months | temporary | start September 2024


qCella is a pioneering hardware startup from ETH Zurich. We are committed to introducing innovative materials for resistive heating applications and electromagnetic shielding.


HUBER+SUHNER is a globally active company designing and creating essential components that transport power and data through networks.


Your Tasks

  • Cooperate in a project to develop a new material compound
  • Support both collaboration partners on-site with chemical synthesis (qCella) and polymer processing (HUBER+SUHNER)
  • Brainstorm, design and implement experiment series
  • Fabricate lab samples and protocol results
  • Execute quality measurements and analyses
  • Support in the creation of technical documentation

Your Profile

  • Students in Materials Science or Chemistry
  • Practical polymer processing knowhow is an advantage
  • Experience in project work is an advantage
  • Good oral and written communication skills in English and/or German
  • Work permit in Switzerland, Citizen of a Schengen member country or students currently enrolled in a Swiss university with a mandatory internship requirement as part of their curriculum
  • High social skills, good team player, ability to work independently, and high sense of responsibility

Our Offer

  • Challenging and interesting internship in a joint new material development project
  • Fair compensation comparable to big corporations
  • Exciting behind-the-scenes look at both a startup environment and an established company
  • Friendly and fun teams



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