Programmable DNA, the software of Life, is finally here! Twist Bioscience is developing a disruptive Synthetic DNA technology that will change the world, enabling widespread health and sustainability. Synthetic biologists will use our products to engineer how organisms produce cures to diseases, everyday chemicals are made using the atmosphere as the carbon source, plants make their own fertilizers, in-vivo diagnostics will alert us when we are sick, and many more applications.
We are looking for an outstanding Senior Automation Engineering position to join our Synthetic DNA manufacturing team. As a lead member of the automation engineering team, your primary responsibility will be to develop hardware and processes necessary for the production of Synthetic DNA. You will be responsible for inventing, developing and managing the robotic handling of liquids, cells and DNA.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Programming robotic liquid handling systems for processing of microliter amounts of synthetic DNA, cells, and reagents
- Developing tooling, hardware, and software for high-throughput DNA synthesis and processing
- Operation of a range of scientific instruments and tools
- Developing documentation and training instrument operators