Internship in optical sensor development

Recruiter
Location
Wettingen,Aargau,Switzerland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Oct 2016
Closes
25 Nov 2016
Ref
CH59564296_E2
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The department for optical sensors develops measurement systems for use in ABBs power products. We are looking for a motivated student to support our development team in the field of optical current sensors. The internship lasts 4 to 6 months and starts in January 2017 or by agreement.

Tasks:
- Support the development of a new optical current sensor
- Design & build experimental setups for characterization of sensor components
- Computer-controlled automation of the measurement procedures
- Evaluate test results & perform theoretical calculations and simulations
- Document results

Requirements:
- Bachelor or master student in natural sciences (physics preferred
- Good knowledge in optics
- Experimental skills, prior practical experience with optical setups preferred
- Experience using automation and simulation software (LabView, MATLAB, Mathematica)
- Good command of German or English (written and spoken)