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Software Engineer - Internship




On-site, Lausanne



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English, French

Work permit support offered



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Miraex is looking for an intern in software engineering to join our team and help us develop a database for sensor tests. Your duties will include the full-stack development of the database geared towards our needs, with an API compatible with other custom software.

This internship will give you experience in a small and horizontal R&D team, where every voice is heard and each new challenge is an opportunity to learn something new. You will be able to expand your programming and automation skills, mentored by our software team.


  • Good knowledge of Python3 (Django/OpenAPI)

  • SQL (Postgresql is welcome)

  • Frontend design (HTML, CSS, JS), reactive interface (vuejs3 is welcome)

  • GNU/Linux

  • Communication skills (written/oral) in English and French.


Miraex develops, manufactures and offers cutting-edge high-precision photonics and quantum solutions for next-generation sensing, networking and computing.

Our industrial photonic sensing solutions detect asset failure before it occurs, in the most demanding environments, where standard electronic sensors do not work.

At Miraex we also build quantum integrated circuits for high-sensitivity measurements and distributed quantum-computing infrastructures.

An award-winning start-up with strong support from : Innovaud, Innosuisse, EPFL, Swissnex network, IBM Q network, Venture Kick, Venturelab, ESA Business Incubation Center, IMD business school, European Photonics Industry Consortium, TOP100 Swiss start-up, Creative Destruction Lab, etc.

We are located in the city of Lausanne, Switzerland on the shores of lake Geneva offering an incredible quality of life.


  • Being part of a fast growing investor-backed company in two very exciting and growing fields: sensors for predictive maintenance & industry 4.0 and Quantum Computing.

  • A team that has a strong footprint in two worlds: product development and advanced R&D.

  • Exciting possibilities to put your knowledge into practice: work hands-on on direct problems for clients as well as more research-like topics.

  • Highly attractive working environment, in the heart of the Lake Geneva region in Switzerland.

  • 4 to 12 months internship, full time.

  • You can start right now or wait until the end of the semestre and start in February 2023

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