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Senior Engineer, Metrology


Pacific Biosciences

Job Location

1305 O’Brien Dr.
Menlo Park, CA 94025
United States

Job Description

Please be aware that, as a condition of employment, proof of COVID vaccination is required for all U.S.-based employees (subject to limited exceptions). To ensure the health and safety of all PacBio employees and our prospective candidates, we have instituted a virtual interview and onboarding experience.

Senior Engineer, Metrology

PacBio (NASDAQ: PACB) is a premier life science technology company that is designing, developing and manufacturing advanced sequencing solutions to help scientists and clinical research resolve genetically complex problems. Our mission is to enable the promise of genomics to better human health. Genomics is core to all biological processes, and our advanced genomics tools provide scientists and clinical researchers the insights to better understand biology and health. We are now entering the century of biology and genomics is at the heart of the next revolution. Become part of the new paradigm in gene sequencing and help shape the future of genomic study by joining the PacBio team.

PacBio is looking for a talented, experienced individual to join the chip metrology group, working on current and next generation metrology development and analysis. Responsibilities also include hands-on testing of fabricated structures. The engineer will be part of cross-functional teams and will have to interface with a wide range of disciplines, such as enzymology, chemistry, instrumentation engineering, process development.

Design, build and verification of custom test tools to measure device-specific performance parameters.
Develop and implement analysis to assess device performance based on metrology data.
Documentation of instrument designs and verification of test methodology.
Work with the New Product Introduction team to bring up new metrology and support transition into Manufacturing.
Measurement and analysis of research and development material.

Position Requirements:
PhD in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or physics. Or a Master’s degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or physics, and 3+ years’ experience or equivalent experience in industry.
Design, construction and automation of custom measurement systems, especially as it pertains to integrated optics test stands, photosensor characterization, microscopy systems and electrical probing stands.
Experience writing algorithms for data processing and image processing (MATLAB, Python).
Experience with CMOS Image sensor or related photosensor technology design a strong plus.
Design of mechanical parts and jigs in AutoCAD, SolidWorks a plus.

All listed tasks and responsibilities are deemed as essential functions to this position; however, business conditions may require reasonable accommodations for additional tasks and responsibilities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.


About Our Organization

Our mission is to enable the promise of genomics to better human health.

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