Reference: 209 07/01/2022 11:13:17

Staff / Senior Staff Engineer in Microfluidics.

San Diego - United States Competitive

Staff / Snr. Staff Engineer in Platform Development

This individual will be responsible for solving complex, multi-disciplinary problems in the instrument based automation of the company's biochemical process.

The role requires an enhanced knowledge of thermal, fluidics and biochemistry interactions as it relates to the performance of the instruments, whilst also influencing the manufacturing processes of conumables relating to the instruments.

Key Responsibilites Include:

• Drive the performance characterization and improvement of test platforms / breadboards for rapid evaluation of various instrument/consumables architectures for the automation of biochemistry workflows

• Lead technical teams to identify solutions in the root-cause investigation of multi-disciplinary issues • Work cross-functionally with groups to translate biochemistry requirements into automated workflows

• Establish critical parameters for those workflows, accounting for operational reliability and robustness

• Assist and guide teams in establishing best practices for development-scale consumables manufacturing, encompassing fluidic devices, functionalized solid substrates, and reagents.

• Create and manage system architecture models encompassing runtime, volume, and other design parameters

• Interface with suppliers or external collaborators

Experience Required

 • Demonstrated understanding of integrated fluidic-based platforms for complex assays or biochemical processes

• Experience with experimental design and execution, including DOEs and root cause analysis

• Ability to analyze and interpret multi-disciplinary experimental result to support design decisions

• Ability to lead technical teams and collaborate with key stakeholders across disciplines

Advantageous Experience

• Experience with microfluidic devices for nucleic acid applications is a plus

• Experience with manufacturing systems and workflows is a plus

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