CAREERS AT SCANOGEN

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER – MICROFLUIDICS

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 – Microfluidics
LOCATION: Windsor Mill, Maryland, United States
JOB SUMMARY: Automation of molecular diagnostic assays
JOB DUTIES:

• Design and test disposable cartridges for automated molecular diagnostic assays

• Develop strategies to control fluids inside the cartridges

• Design plastic parts to be manufactured by injection molding

• Build test beds to test cartridges

• Collaborate with internal and external development engineers

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

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

• 2-15 years of research or development experience

• Experience developing microfluidics devices

• Proficiency in MATLAB programming

• Ability to design in Solidworks

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

ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:

• Experience automating molecular or immuno assays is a plus

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

• Experience designing plastic injection molding parts 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: