Engineer II System Biomaterials/Bioengineer

Illumina | San Diego, CA

Posted Date 9/15/2021


  • Establish, maintain, and report monthly priority lists in sustaining support projects at Illumina
  • Capture and convert the needs of the customer into appropriate, manufacturable, and reliable design solutions
  • Conduct detailed tolerance analyses on assemblies
  • Develop manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for fabricating, building, assembling, and installing components
  • Participate in troubleshooting and failure analyses
  • Represent Life Cycle Management to release quality products into manufacturing
  • Manage conflicting priorities


  • Experience in troubleshooting biomaterial/biotech chemistry processes
  • Experience in troubleshooting sequencing data and system level interactions
  • Knowledge in biochemistry and biomaterials (hydrogels)
  • Experience in data aggregation, parsing and statistics using python (or equivalent)
  • Experience with wet lab work and biochemistry techniques such as NanoDrop, qPCR, BioAnalyzer
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills required
  • Excellent time management
  • Demonstrate ability to work independently and collaboratively across disciplines required
  • Organized, a self-starter and highly motivated individual who want to make a difference
  • Easily adapt to changing environments
  • Use and understanding of change management process
  • Solidworks experience is required
  • Knowledge with FDA regulated medical device product development a plus
  • Ability to multi-task, stay organized, and incorporate feedback in a fast-paced environment

Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position.  Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs.

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