Senior Mechanical Engineer
Superconducting Magnet
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Q Bio

11-50 employees

Creating digital health profiles using AI and MRI data
Company Overview
Q Bio stands out as a unique workplace due to its multidisciplinary team of engineers, scientists, and doctors, who collaborate to integrate AI, Physics, and Biology for advanced healthcare solutions. The company's competitive edge lies in its Gemini Platform, which offers a comprehensive health view by combining MRI scans, EHR, and lifestyle data, providing unparalleled quantitative data and insights. This technical innovation, coupled with Q Bio's commitment to partnerships and research, positions the company as a leader in the healthcare industry.
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$76M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

San Carlos, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

46%
Locations
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
Communications
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • Master's degree in mechanical engineering, physics, or a related discipline.
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in superconducting magnet design within a manufacturing or research environment.
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in designing, fabricating, commissioning, and operating superconducting magnets.
  • Hands-on experience with CAD.
  • Proficiency in using commercial FEA tools for mechanical analysis.
  • Familiar with vacuum systems and suspensions.
  • Excellent communication and prioritization skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams.
Responsibilities
  • Define requirements and specifications for the mechanical system of the superconducting magnet for the Mark-I whole-body MRI scanner.
  • Perform structural analysis using hand calculations and finite element methods.
  • Lead the design, fabrication, assembly, and testing of mechanical components (coil support structure, radiation shield, vacuum vessel, suspensions, etc.)
  • Create, review, and maintain CAD models and technical drawings for the magnet and interface with manufacturing companies to drive the production.
  • Develop and implement comprehensive verification/validation test plans for mechanical systems, leading testing efforts and evaluating results to ensure compliance with requirements and performance standards.
  • Lead the verification and validation of the mechanical system.
  • Develop and execute the superconducting magnet reliability plan.
  • Develop service tools to support the maintenance & safety of magnets
Desired Qualifications
  • Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering, physics, or a related discipline.
  • At least five years of experience in superconducting magnet design within a manufacturing or research environment.
  • Experience in welding, GM cryogenic refrigeration systems, high vacuum systems, and helium leak testing.
  • Knowledge in thermal, electro-magnetic and multi-physics simulations.
  • Experience in cryogenic testing, strain gauge, temperature sensors, and hardware and software for data acquisition systems.
  • Proven track record of gathering system requirements, creating design documentation, developing test plans, and preparing other supporting documentation.
  • Experience in leading cross-functional teams to deliver new product designs.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with ambitious goals.