Senior Development Engineer

Senior Development Engineer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Development Engineer to join our team.


  • Validation and verification of complex life science instrumentation;
  • End-to-end workflow development involving precious sample handling, microfluidic-based workflow development, and workflow automation;
  • Contribution to the invention of core intellectual property (from conception through validation), white papers, and external publications;
  • Ability to operate and troubleshoot complex electromechanical, optical, and micro/nanofluidic instrumentation as well as robotics;
  • Ability to excel in a team-first, supportive work environment, and can clearly articulate ideas, problems, and solutions;
  • Familiarity with cell/tissue culture, cell-based assays, and microscopy platforms; working knowledge of modern molecular and cell biology techniques;
  • Ability to thrive in early stage technology development with demanding schedules and deliverables;
  • Would enjoy the opportunity to foster relationships with customers and enable new capabilities with transformative technology;
  • Programming experience in a language such as Python, Java, or MATLAB; exposure to object-oriented programming;
  • Experience in the theory, design, and development of microfluidic systems.


  • Proven success working across teams/ organizations in a matrix environment;
  • Experience with microLED design and fabrication;
  • Experience with sem iconductor device design and fabrication;
  • Master’s;
  • Deep understanding of semiconductor device physics;
  • Experience with LED /optoelectronic device design and fa brication;
  • Fluency in design of experiment methodology and statistical analysis;
  • Experience with III-V semiconductor device design and fabrication;
  • Ability to travel internationally (anywhere from 5-10% ).