Work Student as laboratory support at u-blox AG

Swiss-based u-blox (SIX:UBXN) is the global leader in wireless and positioning semiconductors for the automotive, industrial and consumer markets. Our solutions enable people, vehicles and machines to locate their exact position and wirelessly communicate via voice, text or video. With a broad portfolio of chips, modules and software solutions, u-blox is uniquely positioned to allow OEMs to develop innovative solutions that enable mobility quickly and cost-effectively. With headquarters in Thalwil, Switzerland, u-blox is globally present with offices in Europe, Asia and the USA.


In our IC Design laboratory in the Thalwil headquarters, we run reliability tests of our modules and ICs, analyze failing samples as well as support engineering with physical analyses on prototypes. Now, we are looking for a student as part time lab support (20% on average) on a flexible basis to support our laboratory.



  • Testing/Analyzing of failures from the Test House
  • Calibrate equipment
  • Support on test program validation/characterization
  • Support of Hardware repair (mainly soldering)
  • Revise the inventory of the lab (chips, hardware) and keep the lab tidy



  • Bachelor or Master Studies in Electrical Engineering (from 5th semester)
  • Solid technical understanding and ability to work independently on technical setups
  • First experience in IC testing an advantage
  • Very good English skills, German language skills a plus
  • Proficient in MS Office and programming skills (Matlab, C++)
  • Flexible team player with a precise approach to work
  • Swiss- or EU-citizen or valid work permit for Switzerland



Are you interested in this challenging position within an international work environment in a successful company? Apply now! Please send your application via our website: Support. You will be working with a motivated team in an exciting technology. 



We are looking forward to receiving your application.

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