Sr. Mechanical Engineer

Newark, CA, United States
Oct 28, 2020
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Senior Mechanical Engineer

Intabio is a venture-funded technology company committed to revolutionizing the way biopharmaceutical drugs are developed and produced. We have assembled a stellar team of innovators known for creating groundbreaking technologies for molecular characterization and drug discovery. Our first product, the Blaze™ system, provides a novel approach to high-throughput detection and identification of subtle protein modifications - modifications that can undermine the stability and efficacy of life-saving drugs such as monoclonal antibodies. Our early technology partners include many of the world's most successful biopharmaceutical companies.

Intabio has an immediate opening for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in Fremont, CA. This high-impact individual will be part of the engineering team developing Intabio's next-gen commercial platform. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will lead the cartridge design for the next-gen instrument. The Senior Mechanical Engineer reports to the Director of Engineering.

Key Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
  • Lead design of microfluidic cartridge
  • Design, build and test consumables and fixtures
  • Write product requirements and specifications
  • Prepare appropriate technical documentation for product design history files and submissions
  • Work with hardware engineers, software engineers as well as system integration scientists to improve designs and function
  • Conduct tolerance stack studies
  • Must be able to work in a multi-functional team environment
  • Prepare engineering drawings and procure parts from vendors

  • Bachelors' Degree (or higher) in the Sciences or Engineering
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience in mechanical design
  • Skills in SolidWorks a must
  • Experience with integration of a system or procedure, with good troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with molded part design
  • Experience with FMEA and root cause analysis
  • Experience with Finite Elementa Analysis in Solidworks or other tools
  • Skills in Matlab, IgorPro, Labview, Python a plus