Sr. Mechanical Engineer (13-PD-083)

Complete Genomics
Job Location: 
Mountain View, CA 94043
Job Description: 

Position Code: 13-PD-083
Reports To: Director, Fluidic Systems
Department: Hardware

The Sr. Mechanical Engineer-Plastics Design and Silicon Packaging will work in our Mountain View, CA engineering facility.


- Work closely with external vendors to conceive and design high-volume, injection-molded consumables
- Oversee development of bonding and sealing processes for consumable assembly
- Work with technicians to develop life testing and failure analysis of assembled parts
- Select materials based on opto-mechanical,properties and material compatibility
- Work with supply chain to release the parts and processes into sustainable manufacturing environments
- Receive and test first articles, drive process optimization and complete final qualification
- Act as technical lead for the product releases
- Prepare and make presentations


- BS (MS preferred) in mechanical engineering or closely-related discipline
- Experience in design of injection-molded plastic in medical, life-sciences or consumer products
- 5+ years experience with solid-modeling software (SolidWorks preferred)
- Extensive knowledge of polymer properties, especially those used in the medical and life sciences industries

Desired Experience:

- Experience with design of injection-molded, micro-fluidic parts a strong plus
- Familiar with the principles of static and dynamic sealing
- Previous experience with bonding and sealing

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Complete Genomics is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

About Our Organization: 

Complete Genomics is the whole human genome sequencing company that has developed and commercialized an innovative DNA sequencing service. The Complete Genomics Analysis Platform (CGA™ Platform) combines Complete Genomics’ proprietary human genome sequencing technology with advanced informatics and data management software. Additional information can be found at