Engineering Technician

Job Description

TITLE: Engineering Technician
DEPARTMENT: Operations- Manufacturing

About Genalyte

Genalyte has been guided since 2007, by the vision of taking a single drop of blood, performing panels of tests results within a few minutes. By reducing tests to a microscopic size we are able to generate more information from a smaller sample in less time than conventional techniques.

As we look to the future, Genalyte’s technology will transform diagnostics—moving lab testing from the research lab into the physician’s office.  We are well funded with outstanding growth potential. We are looking for individuals inspired by our technology and science, who are eager to be at the ground level of this collaborative and entrepreneurial company.

Headquartered in San Diego, we seek individuals interested in creating a receptive, fast-paced and dynamic work setting. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to attract, motivate, and retain the highest caliber of employee.

About the Role

The Engineering Technician performs a highly detailed- oriented function within a quality manufacturing setting. Working in a clean room environment, this role will:
• Setup and operate (including maintenance and troubleshooting) an X-Y sub-microliter piezo electric spotter.
• Follow established SOPs and generate accurate spotting run documentation, maintain metrics on each run.
• Perform Quality Control visual inspection of spotted images in support of manufacturing and R/D.
• Contribute to the design of and perform experiments to improve spotting performance, efficiency, yields and throughput.

About You

To perform this job well you must be extremely detailed oriented, with excellent time management and organization skills to deliver the highest quality product and meet a high yield production schedule. This position works with teams in manufacturing and R&D so the ability to communicate clearly and efficiently will also be key. From an experience standpoint, someone who understands setup, programming and operating robotics will be best equipped for this role.


Apply for This Opportunity

If you are interested in becoming part of a Quality centric, high performing team please send a resume via email to with the subject line: Req Number 1009: Engineering Technician

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