Mechanical Engineer

Location: South San Francisco, California Salary: competitive
Sector: R&D, R&D, Mechanical, R+D/Project Management Type: Permanent

Position: Mechanical Engineer

Location: South SF, CA

Reports Into: VP of Engineering

Company USP's:

  • Worldwide leader in developing, manufacturing, and creating innovative implantable medical systems, and wearable optical readers.
  • Exciting time to join as they are growing quickly and leading the future development on monitoring analytes within the human body.

Day to Day Duties:

  • Mechanical design of optical systems, fluidics/sensing systems, thermal assemblies, actuating mechanisms, injectors, fixturing, and enclosures
  • Create prototype models to evaluate new design concepts
  • Manage mechanical projects through design, fabrication, evaluation, documentation/reporting phases
  • Work collaboratively with engineering team, including optical, electric, software, and pre-clinical team to further develop reader technology

Must have important technical skills

  1. M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent. B.S. with >5 years experience will also be considered
  2. Proficient in SolidWorks, 3D modeling, and detailed mechanical fabrication drawings
  3. Experience in wearable devices
  4. Experience with photonics and or optomechanical
  5. Experience with industrial design and human factors consideration

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