Process Dev Engineer - Biotechnology - Boston

Cambridge Permanent USD120,000 - USD140,000
  • Well-funded startup that is changing the world using DNA
  • Work in an unexplored and groundbreaking field alongside a passionate team

About Our Client

BIOTECHNOLOGY in the realest form. The company is a small but very well funded due to the incredible promise of their science & technology.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Develop and validate new DNA-based assays at the bench

  • Optimize and improve methods for assembling, manipulating, and sequencing DNA

  • Collaborate with hardware and software teams to run and implement changes to our end-to-end platform

  • Analyze data, present findings, and make recommendations to internal and external stakeholders

The Successful Applicant

  • PhD or MS (or comparable work experience) in mechanical engineering or related engineering discipline

  • 2+ years of industrial experience

  • Knowledge in process design and development, process control, and monitoring

  • Experience working with piezoelectric inkjet printing

  • Experience with LabView or equivalent software for data acquisition and visualization

  • Familiarity with lab automation and biological processes is a plus

  • Self-motivated and commitment to fulfilling projects and deliverables in a timely fashion

  • Comfortable in supporting a fast-pace R&D environment

  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal communication skills

What's on Offer

  • Working with cutting edge-technology and pushing the frontier of innovation

  • Joining a supportive and collegial team with a growth mindset

  • Teaching and learning from colleagues of diverse backgrounds

  • Wearing lots of hats surrounding DNA-based data storage and computation
  • Great compansation package and benefits
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Job summary

Life Sciences
Sub Sector
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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