Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer/Researcher

Redwood City, CA 94063 | Direct

Job ID: 7647 Category: Mechanical Designer


  • BSME and 5+ years related work experience
  • Biotech instrumentation, laboratory automation industry 
  • SolidWorks 2016 - intermediate to advance
  • Demonstrated experience designing automated systems, pick and place systems, material handling systems - component selection such as motors, drives, lead screws, pneumatic components, motion control components...etc.
  • Demonstrated experience designing microfluidics systems, dispensing systems, liquid handling systems - component and material selection such as pumps, valves, seals, pressure and temperature sensors...etc.
  • Must provide a portfolio to illustrate experience of design ownership from concept to production
  • Experience scripting with Python desirable
  • Strong written/verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Strong start-up mentality, self-starter, collaborative team player


  • Will help create the world's first fully automated cloud-enabled molecular biology lab
  • Mechanical design of automated scientific instruments in an industrial automation context with reliability and volume manufacturing as goals
  • Prototype, assemble, test, refine and document systems as required
  • Handle multiple parallel design projects as required
  • Troubleshoot, innovate and problem solve
  • Work with interdisciplinary team  - provide and take input to optimize design
  • Responsible for complete projects from concept to release to manufacturing
scientific instrumentation, industrial automation, rapid prototyping

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