The School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg (HEIA-FR), a member institution of the Uni- versity of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland (HES-SO), offers bilingual and trilingual study programs at the BA and MA levels. The HEIA-FR’s iPrint institute invites applications to fill the position of:

Junior Software Engineer (80-100%)


Mission and Scope of Activities

iPrint is a research institute for digital printing and coating with a clear focus on inkjet technology. With a team of 30 faculty and staff members, iPrint offers applied research to national and inter­national industry partners in a wide range of applications where inkjet is involved, such as digital printing, printed electronics, coating, additive manufacturing and bioprinting. iPrint is the worldwide leader in inkjet training. To support our research teams, we are seeking a Junior Software Engineer. As part of our transversal technology team, you will be responsible for providing technical support to our research groups.

Your responsibilities:

  • Creation of GUls for research platforms (30%)
  • Development of algorithms for printing on 3D surfaces and printing workflow (50%)
  • Programming of small technical software (10%)
  • Supervision of iPrint IT (10%)

Your profile

  • Bachelor or master in computer science or embedded system engineering
  • You are proficient with Matlab, C++ and Python
  • You are able to develop small programs from scratch
  • You are experienced with image and data analysis
  • You are interested in robotics, computer vision, and color management
  • You are polyvalent and willing to extend your knowledge to electronics and inkjet printing
  • English proficiency is mandatory. German and/or French proficiency is an advantage


iPrint is located in the Marly Innovation Center

Fixed-term employment contract: 2 years, renewable


Interested ? Send in your complete application by clicking on the Apply («Postuler») button below.