CAREERS AT SCANOGEN

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER – ASSAYS

Scanogen is looking for a motivated and skilled engineer to join our R&D team. We are a rapidly-growing start-up company developing a nucleic acid detection platform that will dramatically improve the diagnosis of diseases. We need highly driven and inventive individuals.

POSITION TITLE: Product Development Engineer – Assays
LOCATION: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
JOB SUMMARY: The main focus is to optimize and automate biomolecule detection assays
JOB DUTIES:

• Design plastic microfluidic devices

• Automate assay sample preparation and molecular detection utilizing automated liquid handler

• Collaborate with internal and external development engineers in the conceptualization and design of a custom diagnostics consumable

• Test disposable cartridge prototypes

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

• Engineering or physics degree with Ph.D., Masters, or significant industry experience

• 3-10 years of research or development experience

• Demonstrated capacity to design microfluidic components

• Proficiency in MATLAB programming

• Proficiency in CAD design (Solidworks)

• Proven ability to work in a collaborative work environment with other engineer and life science colleagues

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:

• Experience developing molecular diagnostic or immunological assays is a plus

• Understanding and compliance with FDA and ISO 13485 design controls is a plus

Benefits are provided including health insurance and 401k with company matching.

To apply for this position, please send an email with the subject line "Product Development Engineer" and include your CV and a cover letter to: