Staff Mechanical Engineer (P-1284)
Company: 10x Genomics
Posted on: January 10, 2022
At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is
more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century
of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to
change the world.
We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to
address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask.
Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology
including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.
Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions,
pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and
dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific
breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people
driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for
scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to
finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because
the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead
to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future.
Find out how you can make a 10x difference.
About The Role
We are seeking an outstanding Staff Mechanical Engineer to join the
Hardware Engineering group. The ideal candidate will have a strong
background in Mechanical Engineering of life sciences equipment
with a focus on consumer-facing instruments. Demonstrated
experience with SolidWorks and PDM software is required. Previous
experience in producing mechanical designs that include instrument
packaging experience, chassis design, industrial design, and
injection molding of complex parts is a must.
What You Will Be Doing
Lead responsible for the design, development, and release of
mechanical designs for life science instrumentation or medical
Designing pneumatic systems for microfluidic management, including
pressure control architecture and the selection of sensors, valves
Developing instrument electro-mechanical and structural
Coordinate designs with other key functions including Assay,
Optical, Electrical and System Engineering.
Development of automated fluid and consumables handling
Proven track record of taking new products from concept through
design and into manufacturing.
Thorough understanding and hands-on experience producing mechanical
design documentation, in support of releasing new products into
Experience with managing both internal and external (out-sourced)
product development efforts.
To Be Successful, You Will Need
Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering with 8+ years of
experience in life science instrumentation, and/or
automation/robotics mechanical design.
Proficient in SolidWorks
Understanding of GD&T and statistical tolerance analysis
Understands basic thermal dynamics, fluid dynamics, and stress
Working knowledge and understanding of pneumatics is a strong
Familiarity with various ideation methodologies and design for
Experienced in Supplier Engagement and support, domestic and
Working knowledge of manufacturing techniques, machining, injection
molding and consumables for biotech
Experience working with under ISO 9001
Desire to be part of a rapidly evolving organization, with a
compelling technology, and taking products and processes to the
Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered
without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age,
sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability,
veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.
10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party
recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x
without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited
and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.
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