Parashift AG, founded in 2018, is a deep-tech company focusing on the autonomization of document extraction through machine learning. Parashift is based near Basel (Switzerland) and employs around 30 people in the field of machine learning engineering and development. Forbes named Parashift as one of 30 promising AI startups in Europe. We’re backed by major venture investors.

Parashift Platform provides large enterprises and software vendors with versatile intelligent document understanding technology with maximum flexibility. Our product makes document extraction a much-needed convenience.

The “Technical Consultant - Data Capture Solution” is responsible for setting up new configurations for our customers to handle (separate, classify & extract data) documents.

The Parashift Platform enables clients & partners to automatically process hand- & machine written documents by

  • separating batch documents into single documents
  • classifying documents to the correct document-type
  • extracting data from documents such as addresses, header & footer information, line items or form data

While the platform is build to be easily usable a lot of clients and partners prefer to have Parashift do the initial configuration for their project or proof of concept.

In this role, you will work in our customer success team to setup & configure the platform for clients, setup new document types and extraction configurations and help out with project-related support requests.

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity in an upcoming startup and always wanted to help shape the company & product of your company this is your chance.


  • Configuration of Document Types & Fields
  • Discuss and coordinate requirements with clients & partners
  • Write specifications & documentations
  • Support partners & clients with questions and challenges around the Parashift Platform (occasional second level support)Help with user documentation

Requirements (MUST)

  • Quick comprehension & perception!
  • A rational mind, very much into details, perfectionist
  • Fast and accurate communicator, open to communicate with prospects, clients and partners
  • Clean criminal record (must)
  • Fluent in English, German a plus
  • Challenge- and fun-loving person
  • Fully comply with our code of conduct (Values)

Preferred Skills (Nice to have)

  • Experience in the document processing industry
  • Experience in configuring business software products (ECM / OCR / document data capture solutions huge plus)
  • Experience in project management
  • IT background
  • Basic programming/scripting knowledge

Our offering:

  • A challenging workplace with a lot of interesting work that makes a difference
  • A brilliant team of very professional, talented, open-minded and humorous people
  • Flexible working hours
  • An "Employees First" paradigm and fair wages
  • A great team with ambitious goals
  • Great office with good traffic connections
  • Home office possibilities (depending on security clearings)

We are a young fast-moving company that works together as a hard-working team to make a magic product even better. At Parashift the best ideas and rational approaches win. You've come to the right place if you want to change things radically and if you love technology. With us, there is room to outgrow yourself personally and professionally in a positive working environment and to give your ideas the necessary freedom. (Conversely, if you are just looking for a conventional job, Parashift is not the right place for you.)

Ready to take on the challenge? Apply directly online. For the sake of the environment, please do not apply in paper form.