Website Haelixa

Haelixa is a multi-award winning, fast-paced ETH spin-off

Haelixa is a multi-award winning, fast-paced ETH spin-off providing DNA-based solutions for reliable traceability of products and raw materials across their supply chains. By fostering the development and market deployment of next generation DNA markers, we contribute to greater supply chain transparency and sustainability. We are currently looking for a new team member to join us on our journey!


  •  Develop, optimize, and build liquid spraying solutions for industrial applications (hardware and software)
  •  Write software for process automation and IoT application
  •  Implement spraying solutions in an industrial environment
  • Fulfill engineering work according to project scope, deadlines, and product requirements
  • Track, monitor, and report project progress and deliverables
  • Implement and manage project interventions and escalations of critical issues to achieve project goals


  •  Passionate about working in a start-up
  • Strong team player attributes
  • Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Automation, or related technical field or combination of education and experience
  • Swiss/EU/EFTA work permit
  • Must have: mechanical skills and prototyping knowledge, microcontroller programming
  • Ideally experience in: software review and maintenance, embedded real-time programming, and IoT solutions
  •  Nice to have: 1-2 years of work experience
  • Comfortable in working independently and capable of self-direction • Flexibility and energy to work in a high-speed and high-intensity work environment
  •  Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  •  Willingness to travel internationally for installation of spraying solution (ca. 1 week every quarter)

What we offer:

  • Great responsibility from day one; we value ownership and hold ourselves accountable for outcomes
  •  Alignment of objectives at the company level; we set clear goals together and achieve them in a suitable and timely way
  • Exciting daily work, wearing many hats
  •  Friendly and inclusive team spirit; we are optimistic and collaborative, and our criticism is always constructive
  •  We value sport as it can teach values such as fairness, teambuilding, equality, discipline, inclusion, perseverance, and respect and offer to every member a yearly sport abo
  • Nicely designed offices in a vibrant location in the development, between Zurich and Winterthur; the offices are located right at the train station and the site offers a café, restaurants, a bar, and a fitness center
  • Winter and summer team events; activities to celebrate achievements

Send your CV by email: We look forward to your application!

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