Internship in embedded algorithms for vital signs monitoring

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Internship in embedded algorithms for vital signs monitoring

Who we are

In a life without sound, our work provides meaning. As a leading provider of innovative hearing care solutions, we are not just a company that makes products: we are a team on a mission to help people enjoy the delight of hearing. To enable a life without limitations, we – through our core business brands Phonak, Unitron, Hansaton, Advanced Bionics and AudioNova – develop, manufacture and distribute solutions that push the limits of technology and redefine the future of our industry.

Staefa, Switzerland

Internship in embedded algorithms for vital signs monitoring

In this 6 month internship you will work as part of the Health Data Processing team in Sonova’s Research & Development department. You will be helping the team to develop and test an algorithm for vital signs monitoring. This involves understanding the physiological origin of such, identifying various approaches to handle the data evaluation, developing models and evaluating the results. 

Your tasks


•    Understand the different approaches to monitor vital signs 
•    Develop new algorithms for vitals sign measurement 
•    Handle hearing device prototypes to test new functionalities 
•    Summarize your findings and help improve the product 

Your profile 


•    Master Student in Electrical Engineering or similar 
•    Experience in digital signal processing and in machine learning 

•    Basic knowledge in Matlab programming
•    Interest in Embedded Systems 
•    Affinity towards new technologies 
•    Fluent in English, German is a plus


Our offer


We can offer you a new challenge, with interesting tasks and much more – including an open corporate culture, flat hierarchies, opportunities to take on responsibility, an excellent range of foods, sports and cultural facilities, attractive employment conditions, and flexible working time models in various roles.


Eleonora Ivic, Human Resources Specialist, is looking forward to receiving your complete application (cover letter, CV, references and certificates) via our online job application platform.

Sonova is an equal opportunity employer.

We team up. We grow talent. We collaborate with people of diverse backgrounds to win with the best team in the market place. We guarantee every person equal treatment in regard to employment and opportunity for employment, regardless of a candidate’s ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation or marital status, gender, genetic identity, age, disability or any other legally protected status.