Senior Manufacturing Engineer

10x Genomics
Job Location
San Francisco Bay Area, CA 94566
Job Description

10X is looking for an outstanding individual to join its instrument and consumable sustaining team. This is a key position for the support of commercialization of products associated with Next Generation Sequencing chemistries. This person will be responsible for manufacturing support and quality for complex biotechnology equipment.

The ideal candidate will have a strong background in mechanical engineering and systems troubleshooting.  Knowledge and hands on experience with contract manufacturing, yield enhancement methods, correlation and ANOVA analysis, quality systems databases, developing statistical process control for instrument manufacturing and previous experience in manufacturing with contract vendors are required.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with 10X manufacturing and design teams to assure continuing quality of 10X products
  • Engage with contract manufactures to implement production quality control, root cause investigations, RMA actions, continuous process improvement
  • Drive quality and process improvements with contract manufacturing through creation
  • of ECOs, BOMs, part drawings
  • Analyze non-conforming parts and failures to determine root cause and corrective actions.  Implement solutions and monitor recurrence
  • Define, measure and report key metrics for production quality and cost
  • Developing and writing assembly procedures and test methods. ECO and ERP/MRP systems
  • Define design for manufacturing requirements for new product development
  • B.Eng. or higher in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
  • 5+ years of work experience in manufacturing or design of biotechnology equipment
  • Experience with instrument manufacturing and test
  • Experience with setting up instrument manufacturing infrastructure.
  • Experience with Vendor Management, CAPA and SCAR methods.
  • Experience with SolidWorks or similar 3D modeling software
  • Experience with firmware and embedded systems is a plus
  • Knowledge of quality control in electronics or instrument manufacturing is a plus
  • Experience with standard statistical analysis software (e.g. JMP, CHARTrunner, Minitab, Matlab).
  • Desire to be part of a rapidly evolving organization, with a compelling technology, and taking products and processes to the next level.
How to Apply
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