Senior Mechanical Engineer

Posted on 5/28/2024

Visby Medical

Visby Medical

201-500 employees

Single-use PCR testing for infections



San Jose, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • AS in Bioengineering or Mechanical Engineering or related degree with 10+ years of experience; BS in Bioengineering or Mechanical Engineering with 7+ years of experience; MS in Bioengineering or Mechanical Engineering with 5+ years of experience.
  • Extensive experience in the design of precision injection molded components and elastomers for high-volume and low-cost production of medical devices.
  • Experience with products that perform precise fluid handling.
  • Design and develop parts and modules and the creation of novel diagnostic molecular test products.
  • Define design requirements, specifications, and drawings to ensure product function.
  • Transfer design to manufacturing and vendor selection to support high-volume scale-up.
  • Lead contributor during the design development process, providing input to Design History File (DHF), and leading informal and formal design reviews.
  • Perform or provide technical oversight to others to perform experiments to verify mechanical and/or assay performance.
  • Research through concept development, prototype, or analysis designs or methods for future products.
  • Performing necessary analysis to ensure proper product function. Finite Element Analysis (FEA), tolerance stacks, etc.
  • Contribute to grant writing activities.
  • Write patent disclosures.
  • Mentors and provides technical oversight to more junior members of the department.
  • Other duties as assigned

Visby Medical specializes in developing a single-use PCR platform that accelerates the availability of results for infectious diseases, including respiratory and sexually transmitted infections, to under 30 minutes. This critical technology supports timely and informed medical decisions right at the point of care. As a leader in rapid PCR testing, the company fosters a work environment that values innovation in medical technology, making it an ideal workplace for individuals passionate about impacting global health outcomes through cutting-edge technology and research.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



San Jose, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth