Full-Time

Senior – Automation Engineer

Updated on 6/13/2024

Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Python
MATLAB
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Java, or C++
  • Experience with simulation software like MATLAB, Simulink, or AnyLogic
  • Specific domain knowledge of biotech lab processes, biological systems, and regulatory standards
Responsibilities
  • Design, refine, and evaluate automated workflows on platforms like Hamilton and Lynx
  • Partner with bench scientists to translate experimental requirements into efficient automated processes
  • Propose novel solutions for traditionally difficult to automate processes and methods
  • Communicate and collaborate with other Automation Engineers to troubleshoot hardware and software issues
  • Create tools and methods like digital guides and AI help desks for troubleshooting
  • Stay up to date on lab automation advancements and integrate new technologies
  • Maintain detailed documentation of processes and ensure adherence to safety and quality standards

Flagship Pioneering fosters a culture of groundbreaking advancements in biotechnology, emphasizing an ecosystem approach that synergizes human health and sustainability. Their business model not only focuses on creating transformative products but also incubates leading companies like Moderna and Indigo Agriculture, positioning them at the forefront of scientific innovation and industry leadership. This approach offers employees a unique opportunity to be part of a pioneering team that drives real-world impacts across multiple sectors.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.4B

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2000

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

19%

2 year growth

45%