Full-Time

Microscopy Support Engineer

Updated on 6/11/2024

Insitro

Insitro

201-500 employees

Data-driven drug discovery using machine learning

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Junior

San Bruno, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Requirements
  • B.Sc. in optical engineering, biomedical, electrical engineering, physics, or a related discipline
  • Two or more years of relevant experience working with microscopes or other imaging systems
  • Hands-on experience working with imaging systems
  • Experience working with external vendors
  • Some software development experience using python, C#, C++ or other programming languages
  • Working understanding of optical engineering principles
  • Experience with lab automation
Responsibilities
  • Develop and execute IQ, OQ, and PQ methods and perform regular Preventive Maintenance
  • Assist in developing predictive maintenance methods for imaging fleet
  • Interface with insitro's microscopy systems team for novel image acquisition methods
  • Collect requirements for imaging components from biological science teams
  • Identify and reduce sources of bias in collaboration with automation and machine learning engineers
  • Participate in the development of advanced microscopy technologies
  • Develop and maintain standard acquisitions for microscopy acquisitions

Insitro is a data-driven drug discovery and development company leveraging machine learning, human genetics, and high-throughput biology to create predictive in vitro human cell-derived disease models, with a focus on revolutionizing traditional drug discovery and reducing costs. Their technologies include machine learning and high-throughput, quantitative biology to build predictive disease models.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$825.4M

Headquarters

South San Francisco, California

Founded

2018

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

62%

Benefits

Excellent medical, dental, and vision coverage

Excellent mental health and well-being support

Open vacation policy

Access to free onsite baristas & cafe with daily lunch and breakfast

Access to free onsite fitness center

Commuter benefits

Paid parental leave

Competitive pay and 401(k) matching

Flexible work schedule (on site and remote)