Fluidics and Mechanical Engineer

California University of Technology
Pasadena, California, United States
26 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Summary

This position will support research being carried out in the Cai Research group in the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. Specifically, the main goal of the job is to integrate fluidics and automated microscopy. Construct a working prototype instrument with integrated controls.

Job Duties

1. Design and construct automated fluidics systems
2. Integrate fluidics systems with automated fluorescence microscope
3. Construct prototype integrated instrument
4. Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Experience in mechanical/hardware engineering
  • Experience with fluidics
  • Prototyping
  • Excellent attention to details and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with software (Java/python)
  • Experience with optical systems
  • Electrical engineering

Supervisory position?


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Open Until Filled


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