Biomedical Engineer, Level II/III

Orlando, Florida
Up to $75k per year + benefits
July 16 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

About You

  • You are experienced in software development for neuronal and/or cardiac signal analysis and developing algorithms, software, and interfaces.
  • You are conscientious and pay almost obsessive attention to detail, as organized documentation is second nature. 
  • You are curious, love learning and are eager to take on hard problems. No task is too big or too small. 
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment and enjoy pushing the edge of what is possible. 
  • You are resourceful, flexible, and adaptable to changing challenges and opportunities. 
  • You like to work independently, but enjoy team interaction, sharing expertise and experience. 
  • You find large challenges exciting and enjoy discovering and solving problems. 
  • You are a cross-disciplinary team member, who is excited to work with and learn from other engineers, biologists, chemists, modelers and experimentalists. You are comfortable communicating across teams.
  • You deliver. You know that what matters is delivering a solution that works every time.

What You’ll Do

  • Contribute to software/hardware development for biological interfaces, from real-time high content small signal instrumentation and custom image/video systems.
  • Identify, support, and/or lead implementation of engineering based improvements or upgrades to the equipment or facility systems. 
  • Take ownership and maintain software and hardware during experiments.
  • Work closely with experimentalists in the laboratory to establish needs and develop new techniques.
  • Work with scientists to collect and interpret data from proprietary Hesperos’ developed software and hardware for multiple drug discovery efforts.
  • Ensure that all safety guidelines are followed strictly and maintain a clean and orderly environment.
  • Keep detailed and organized records of experimental protocols and results.
  • Present findings and data analysis in research meetings.
  • Provide troubleshooting, including leading and/or supporting technical root cause analysis to reduce production downtime.
  • Support new product/technology introductions by performing engineering assessments, implementing equipment modifications, and supporting engineering evaluations.
  • Ensure systems are installed and operating safety and comply with pertinent environmental health/safety practice, rules and regulations
  • Develop and maintain SOPs
  • Ensure that all safety guidelines are followed strictly at all times and maintain a clean and orderly environment

Position Requirements:

  • Doctorate degree in engineering OR Master's degree and 3 years of engineering experience
  • Formal education and direct experience in analytical/scientific interface development. 
  • Proficiency in Python 3, C++, and/or other programming languages 
  • Experience with time-series and image analysis algorithm development, including application of machine learning and computer vision methods. 
  • Experience applying engineering principles to the design and implementation of system modifications, introduction of new processes, and execution of capital projects.
  • Experience with cell culture, microphysiological systems, neuronal analysis, or brain machine interfaces is a plus. 
  • Independent, self-motivated, organized, able to multi-task in project environments, and skilled in communication, facilitation, and collaboration.
  • Team player prepared to work in and embrace a team based culture that relies on collaboration for effective decision-making.
  • Work schedule flexibility to support 24/7 operations, requiring occasional after-hours engineering coverage as required from time to time.
  • Strong communication, relationship building, leadership and mentoring skills.