Manufacturing Engineer

April 26, 2021
Los Angeles, CA
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Salary: $65,000 - $90,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a biotechnology company based in Los Angeles, CA focused on providing prompt diagnostic testing results for diseases, infections, and contaminations.

Why join us?

  • Competitive Salary!
  • 401(k) with Company Match!
  • Dental, Health, and Vision Insurance!
  • Paid Time Off!

Job Details

We are looking to add a Manufacturing Engineer to our Engineering team.


  • Supports all aspects of design, development, and manufacturing for small form factor consumable medical device test materials.
  • Supports lower volume prototype and clinical validation manufacturing and bridges manufacturing as it scales.
  • Partners with internal team members and vendors to optimize product performance.
  • Performs troubleshooting and routine maintenance of complex manual and automated manufacturing processes.
  • Helps identify and vet manufacturing processes and qualify manufacturing suppliers.
  • Works with vendors to optimize product performance, asses, and recommend new technologies.
  • Collects analyzes, and reporting of data to determine the performance and reliability of the product.
  • Makes design and technical decisions and contributes to solving complex manufacturing engineering problems.
  • Assists with NCR investigations, write-ups, and product dispositions.
  • Identifies previously unknown process variables and implementing best practices.
  • Performs FMEA to identify root causes of problems and present possible solutions.
  • Generates technical documentation including specs, control drawings, work instructions, technical reviews, studies, and executive summaries.
  • Troubleshoots and maintenance of manufacturing equipment.
  • Performs duties in a cleanroom environment.
  • Develops and executes validation of new equipment and processes consistent with FDA standards.


  • 5-8 years experience in a manufacturing environment within the Biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering degree required (M.S. preferred but not required).
  • Experience in manufacturing, equipment changes, process change, and product line extension change.
  • Hands-on experience in dFMEA, pFMEA, risk analysis, and management.
  • Previous experience with product impact assessments and CAPAs.
  • Working knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma, or Design for Reliability and Manufacturing.
  • Highly proficient with Solid Works and other modeling software.
  • Experience with scaling to high-volume device manufacturing/automation (medical, biotech, consumer electronics).
  • Prior experience working in a start-up environment is highly preferred.
  • Maintain the ability to work in a high production environment.
  • Demonstrated decision-making skills.
  • Excellent leadership skills.

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