Application Scientist

For our headquarters in Liestal, Switzerland, we are currently looking for an experienced and dynamic person for the position of Application Scientist


The role

Based in Liestal, Switzerland, you collaborate closely with our sales team to assist customers in choosing the best technical solution for their measurement tasks. Competent preparation, execution and evaluation of customer and application measurements, as well as writing measurement reports, belong to your key responsibilities. Additionally, you will perform installations of new instruments at customer sites and conduct customer trainings. As part of your service tasks, you will support distributors and existing customers with the operation and maintenance of their instruments and coordinate necessary repairs. Finally, you will partake in the joint specification, testing and verification of new instruments together with product management and our development team.


The candidate

You are in possession of a PhD degree in Physics, Materials Science, or equivalent field, and have several years of hands on experience in the area of atomic force microscopy, preferably during your PhD project. You excel through your result-oriented and practical thinking and acting. Besides possessing the skills required for the operation of complex measurement instruments, you are capable of quickly picking up and understanding customer needs. As a communicative and open-minded person, you are fluent in spoken and written English. Some proficiency in German and knowledge of 2D materials is an advantage.


What we offer

The chance to apply your experience and competencies in a practical environment and the opportunity to generate added value for our customers at universities, research institutions, and industry. At Nanosurf, your know-how will be integrated in high-end technological products. Your contribution to our scanning probe microscope development and application will help us to reach our ambitious growth targets. After a thorough, initial technological training with our instruments, we will give you much space for the realization of your ideas and expect that you contribute to enhance AFM applications. A highly motivated team of professionals is looking forward to welcoming you in a company with a flat organizational structure.


Please submit your CV for this position to [email protected]


Job ID: SE130971


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