Internship and entrepreneurial PhD for Mechanical engineer (Elvesys)

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Internship and entrepreneurial PhD for Mechanical engineer in French Start-up


You feel ready to work in an interdisciplinary research projects You are passionate with science & engineering

You want to discover new scientific fields and learn entrepreneurship




About us: crazy scientific entrepreneurs

The Elvesys Microfluidics Innovation Center is a company created in 2011 by three young researchers in microfluidics. We aim to establish the foundations of a “Microfluidics Valley” and trigger the revolution in microfluidics in France. The Elvesys team has been creating each year new start-ups in the microfluidics. Being a member of our team, your only limit will be your imagination!


About the job: being part of the next biotech disrupt!

Elvesys focuses on applying micro-technology to biology and medicine. As part of your internship, you will take care of the mechanical architecture of the scientific instrument that we develop and work with our team on their integration, industrialization until commercialization. This internship offers a unique opportunity immerge in a dynamic start-up and a 360-degree overview of the product development  process.


At the end of this internship, if you are the guy/girl of our dream, we will continue the journey together with a special PhD project:

  • Good salary: 3000/month before tax or 2300/month net of tax)
  • Travel: work with 15 partners across Europe
  • Startup mindset: doings science for market


About you: scientist with startup mindset

Master-equivalent degree in Mechanical engineering

Highly motivated, startup mindset, strong interest in multi-disciplinary research Good English writing and presenting skills

Knowledge in 3D CAD modeling (SolidWorks, FreeCAD …) is a plus

(Obligation from the PhD funding) Not have lived for more than 12 months in France over the last 3 years.



Send us your CV and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The deadline for application is 31 Dec 2017

Universität Bielefeld - Biomolecular Photonics - Faculty of Physics - Universitätsstraße 25 - D-33615 Bielefeld - Germany

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