People Matter

Ultrasound R&D Engineer



San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, October 11, 2023


  • Constructing ultrasound and optical compatible phantom models for studies.

  • Assisting staff scientists and engineers in setting up, running, and analyzing experiments.

  • Supporting engineers with manufacture of mechanical components through machine shop, 3D printing, and simple modifications of manufactured parts as required.

  • Maintaining acoustic, mechanical, and electronic equipment, including calibration and repair.

  • Available for travel up to 20% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Extremely organized, detail oriented, and hands-on. Ability to learn quickly.

  • BS in Engineering (Mechanical, Biomedical or Materials Engineering preferred) or a related scientific field or equivalent combination of training and experience.

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in biotech, pharmaceutical or medical device industry.

  • Familiar and comfortable with safe use of hand and power tools.

  • Ability to use oscilloscopes, multimeters and other electronic test equipment.

  • Demonstrable strong programming abilities in Python, Matlab, or C++.

  • US work authorization required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Research experience in ultrasound, acoustic simulation, and/or biomedical therapeutic technology.

  • 5 years experience in biotech, pharmaceutical or medical device industry

  • Research experience with in vitro, animal models and/or clinical trials

  • Experience independently operating laser cutter, 3D printer, and/or compact milling machine/lathe.

  • Excellent soldering, wiring and electronic assembly skills.

Salary Range: $100,000 - $150,000