Full-Time

Senior Staff Electrical Engineer

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Element Biosciences

Element Biosciences

201-500 employees

Modular DNA sequencing platform development

Hardware
Biotechnology

Senior

San Diego, CA, USA

Required Skills
FPGA
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s engineering degree in electrical engineering, electronics, computer engineering or related technical disciplines
  • 10+ years of direct experience in developing and testing of relevant electronic products
  • Advanced experience in FPGA solution architecture, coding, and qualification
  • Experienced in firmware coding and debugging with C (required) / Python (preferred)
  • Demonstrated collaboration skills in order to drive good electrical, FW, and systems design practices
  • Experienced in technical project team lead role (preferred)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, interdisciplinary environment and quickly adjust to rapidly evolving technology and priorities
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Contribution to overall imaging system architecture and verification
  • Translate user needs into technical spec
  • Responsible for advanced FPGA development and qualification projects
  • Perform high-speed digital circuit design
  • Create high throughput PCBA schematics and layout
  • Handle microcontroller programming and debugging
  • Lead Interdisciplinary troubleshooting and root cause analysis
  • Manage technical collaboration with key suppliers and ODMs
  • Drive design reviews and technical presentations
  • Generate detailed technical documents and work instructions
  • Work with supply chain and manufacturing on production transfer activities

Element Biosciences is committed to transforming the genetic sequencing industry with its AVITI Cloudbreak™ Chemistry technology. By refining surface chemistry, instrumentation, and biochemistry, this company effectively reduces costs, while maintaining high data accuracy and enhancing workflow flexibility. This focus on continuous improvement and cost efficiency, paired with their dedication to quality and technological refinement, makes it a standout place to work for professionals passionate about groundbreaking developments in biotechnology.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$414M

Headquarters

San Diego, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

8%

2 year growth

26%

Benefits

100% company-paid medical, dental, & vision coverage

Flexible spending & health savings accounts

Premier mental health care

401(k) with immediately vested 4% company match

Company-paid Life and AD&D insurance

Stock option grants

Flexible time off

10 paid annual holidays

8-weeks paid parental leave