Senior Product Engineer

Siemens   •  

Berkeley, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 241 days ago

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Job Description:

Position Overview


The Product Engineer will support cross disciplinary development of PCR-based in vitro diagnostics products (Mechanical, Electrical, Systems, and Optical engineering and Biology). This is a hands-on engineering and biology lab based role reporting to the engineering manager.



  •          Engineering & Biologist support - EE, ME, Systems, Optics
  •          Prototype support and operation
  •          Assembly and repair of prototypes and subassemblies
  •          Component and assembly design in Solidworks
  •          System and subsystem bring-up and debug
  •          Lab management - Upkeep and Stocking
  •         3D printing and basic machining
  •          Interfacing with contract manufacturers and service and component vendors
  •          Cable and harness assembly and design


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:


  •         BS/BA in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline with 5+ years of relevant experience
  •          Experience with complex instrument prototyping and laboratory automation desired
  •          Working experience in developing clinical diagnostics or other biotech instrumentation
  •          Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  •          Outstanding scientific, communication and organizational skills are a must
  •          Should be comfortable with handling bio-hazardous materials
  •          Identify and troubleshoot process, material, or equipment problems to minimize down time and recommend solutions.
  •          Proven experience developing PCR-based in vitro diagnostics products, with automated sample extraction.


Some travel may be required (10-15%)