Electrochromic Device Engineer


Lausanne, CH
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Hardware
  • Post Date: 04/02/2021
  • Website: h.glass
  • Company Address: Z.I. du Vivier 16, Villaz-saint-pierre, 1690


Founded in 2011, H.Glass is active in the industrialisation and commercialisation of a revolutionary, transparent and coloured energy glass based on DSSC technology (Dye Sensitized Solar Cells), developed by Prof. Michael Grätzel at EPFL in Lausanne. The company's main business model is to supply its technology to partners in industries such as BIPV, Greenhouses and Urban Furniture.

Job Description

H.Glass was established with the vision of building a better world tomorrow.

Today, we are a dynamic and growing company specialized in solar technologies and developing high tech low consuming devices.

We are currently looking for a highly motivated Electrochromic Device Engineer specialized in electrochemical devices like batteries, energy-storage devices, electrochromic devices or solar cell devices to join our team in our new brand offices in Ecublens – Lausanne Area.



  • Development of new electrochemical devices for new applications in H.Glass products
  • Optimization of electrochemical device architectures
  • Design of organic redox materials applied in the electrochemical devices
  • Design of dye/electrochromic materials with desired color/stability
  • Assess and screen materials under development and materials in the market according to the requirements of H. Glass products
  • Work with other R&D team members to develop prototypes
  • Assess key metrics in pilot-level and mass-produced products
  • Developing H.Glass intellectual property in areas of design and implementation through patent activity


  • M.Phil. or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or Material Science
  • Mastering electrochemistry procedure and mechanisms
  • Experience in electrochemical device fabrication and working principle, such as Li-ion battery, redox flow battery or electrochromic devices
  • Knowledge of structure-property-performance for organic electrochemical redox species
  • Experience in photoelectrochemical devices, dye-sensitized solar cells is also preferred
  • Ability to work independently and collaboration within the interdisciplinary team
  • Proficient English communication skills


Why should you apply (now)?

  • Contribute actively to an innovative project in the field of the Green industry
  • Grow with H.Glass while working for a better world tomorrow
  • Dynamic and fast paced environment where YOUR actions can influence the future of the company
  • Join an international and friendly team, working with the start up mindset

Are you willing to offer your skills and ideas to a better cause? Does this job description look like the future you want for your career?

Are you willing to offer your skills and ideas to a better cause? Does this job description look like the future you want for your career?

Apply now by sending your resume to the following addresses:

[email protected]


[email protected]

As we receive a tremendous amount of applications, please consider your application as closed without an answer within 2 weeks.

H.Glass is a Green Friendly company and therefore, any application that is not digital will be ignored. 

Should you have any question, please feel free to contact us 

All information will be strictly confidential


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