We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our multidisciplinary team working on the commercialization of an innovative new technology for analysis of DNA and RNA. You will be responsible for assisting in the design, development and testing of advanced microchip structures, cartridge-based fluidics, and other mechanical and electrical instrument components. You will work with a number of external collaborators and subcontractors in Cambridge UK, Paris and other locations, and thus excellent communication and project management skills are vital. A willingness to travel is also necessary. In addition you will be responsible for documentation of project plans, test results, and project updates. The position is based in Cambridge, U.K.