System Engineer at Roche (Pleasanton, CA)

Roche

Full Time

The position of System Engineer plays a key role at RMD in the development and validation of instrument systems for running molecular diagnostic tests for the In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) global market place.

We are seeking candidates with experience in automating assay processes on instrumentation that perform liquid handling, sample processing, and optical signal analysis. Experience in product development, systems engineering, and verifying system performance by testing is required. Expertise in the areas of microfluidics, optical subsystems, robotic handling, and integration of biochemical reagents onto instruments is required. Experience in medical device software development and validation is strongly desired.

Knowledge and experience with PCR assays and associated data analysis methods is a plus. Training or experience in the use of industry standard reliability tools, process capability analysis, and use of computers and IT systems is also desired.

Candidates with additional knowledge and experience in the processes associated with IVD product development would be prioritized. Such processes include requirements management, risk analysis, verification and validation, and usability engineering.