Systems Engineering Intern - Switzerland

Zurich /
Internships – Engineering /
We are an early stage startup headquartered in Palo Alto with offices in Toronto and Zurich. We were founded by a team of experts in imaging and veterans in the Silicon Valley startup ecosystem. We are revolutionizing manufacturing automation and are looking for people passionate about sensing and robotics to join in and help us build state of the art vision technologies for integration with robotic systems.

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Systems Engineering interns will be fully integrated in our software development cycles and contribute to the design, development, testing and documentation of new features for our ClearSight Robotic Vision System. This could be a great opportunity to explore an exciting field with experienced mentors and build impactful computer vision technology.


    • You will develop code that will be used for demos as well as our main product.
    • You will be a feature owner for components of our system and responsible for integrating them with the rest of the system.
    • You will participate in our agile project management and contribute to software releases.
    • You will design and implement unit and system tests and provide code documentation.
    • You will present your work to important stakeholders within the company.


    • Enrolled in / Graduated from a university (BSc, MSc or PhD) programme in computer science, robotics, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or similar field.
    • Strong programming skills in C++ and Python.
    • Experience with one or more of: ROS 2, Docker, embedded systems, and camera drivers (Linux), is considered a plus.
    • Strong critical thinking abilities.
    • Self-motivation, a strong work ethic and the ability to learn quickly.
    • Existing publications/products/previous experience are a plus.
Akasha Imaging is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 

We provide competitive compensation as well as a flexible vacation policy and company holidays.