External: Full Time Position - Automation
Menlo Park
Posted 3 years ago
Transcriptic has developed the first robotic cloud laboratory platform for on-demand life science research by integrating laboratory processes, instruments and IoT technologies into a single user interface. Top ten pharmaceutical companies and emerging biotech companies use the platform to conduct efficient, reproducible and rapid experimentation from anywhere in the world.

At Transcriptic, individuals are empowered to think creatively to solve problems and answer hard questions with well-researched data. We work in a collaborative environment where everyone is encouraged to do their best work supported by a team of peers.

We want:
Transcriptic is looking for an Automation Engineer to join our team. You will help our Automation team write software to integrate devices into our automated system, test our robotic workcells, and learn about the varied challenges of making and maintaining a truly general-purpose system.

You are:

  • Proficient in scala, python, or java, with a basic understanding of a few other programming languages
  • Interested in automation, spec’ing out new devices, and onboarding new applications
  • A problem-solver with strong analytical skills
  • Organized with excellent communication skills
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced and autonomous environment

You might have:

  • A BS or Masters in Mechanical, Electrical or Computer Science
  • Some previous experience in developing drivers
  • Working experience and knowledge of lab automation or bringing up manufacturing lines in a different industry

You want:

  • A challenging environment that will push you to grow and improve professionally, every day
  • Opportunities to learn new technologies and fields, along with the freedom to work on hard technology and real science
  • Competitive salary and meaningful equity
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly gym stipend
  • Lunch, dinner & unlimited snacks
  • Professional development budget

Transcriptic is an equal opportunity employer.

TO APPLY: Visit https://www.transcriptic.com/hiring/?gh_jid=1126875