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Senior Systems Integration Engineer

Company: Truvian
Location: San Diego
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:


Want to work for a fast-paced and disruptive company that is working to revolutionize blood testing? Truvian is a healthcare company at the intersection of diagnostics and consumer tech. We are developing an automated, benchtop diagnostic system to provide lab-accurate results in 20 minutes for a comprehensive suite of health tests. Our proprietary approach, for which we are seeking FDA clearance, is intended to fulfill the promise of delivering accessible and affordable blood testing from one small blood sample, in minutes, in a retail setting or private clinic.

To us, our work at Truvian is more than a job Its a mission. We are a culture dedicated to discovery and empowerment. We are trailblazers on the path to put health information where it belongs - in the hands of the individual. We are partners in the belief that talented people, working as a team, can make every day an adventure. Come join us as we realize our vision to make routine health testing convenient, affordable, and actionable for todays connected consumers!

Job Summary

Truvian is advancing health through convenient, affordable, and actionable blood testing. Our compact, automated system rapidly produces lab-accurate results for a full suite of tests from a small sample of blood, giving individuals unprecedented access to information that shapes their health. This position is for a highly motivated engineer with a strong background of Senior Systems Integration Engineering. This position requires strong technical and communication skills to support the design and development of a new IVD blood analyzer. The Senior Systems Integration Engineer will work as a member of the product development team in the conception, design, development, testing and integration of electro-mechanical, thermal and optical sub-systems into the Truvian product family. This individual will apply best engineering practices to solve complex problems. The engineer is expected to be able to complete assigned projects with minimal supervision.

Heres Why Youll Love This Job

  • You'll work with a rock star team of people who are passionate about the work they do and our ability to disrupt healthcare with our innovative products
  • Youll be a key player on a team responsible for the companys growth and product launch
  • You thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment where you can implement fresh ideas, new processes, and make things happen quickly without a bunch of red tape
  • Youll have great perks such as: Generous Benefits (Medical/Dental/Vision/EAP/Paid Life Insurance/LTD/401K), paid parental leave, flexible PTO, Kombucha and cold brew on tap, craft coffee, a variety of healthy snacks, on site gym and virtual classes, and a farm to table onsite restaurant including a 30% discount
    What You Will Do
    • Work with assay development, software, engineering, and manufacturing teams, ensuring well-designed and executed experiments toward fully integrated functionality of a multi-modal benchtop IVD instrument
    • Troubleshoot issues and suggest creative solutions to system-level issues
    • Manage continuous change, release & configuration management of the system, and its sub-systems and interfaces
    • Lead cross functional teams to perform root cause analysis of issues, improve reliability and/or enhance performance of diagnostic systems at various stages of development
    • Lead/contribute to cross functional teams in developing strategies for system level product integration and testing, including software, electrical, and mechanical aspects of the system
    • Aid in the development of the system level timing architecture for the IVD platform
    • Analyze large complex data sets utilizing broad experience and knowledge
    • Innovate new approaches and methods necessary to advance progress
    • Develop verification and validation test plans; lead and/or execute study protocols with associated auditable documentation
    • Drive risk analyses and FMEA activities with project team, refine requirements and improve designs, lead integration and testing activities
    • Develop system error budgets and conduct gage repeatability and reproducibility analyses
      What You Will Bring

      The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in:
      • Achieving impossible timelines, through a combination of superior planning, proven assessment of risk and the ability to inspire and enable others to move fast
      • Partnership and collaboration, ensuring relationships are a forefront of our strategy, emphasizing the company and team over personal goals
      • Communication, both oral and written, with the ability to communicate frequently, clearly, and timely while keeping both internal and external parties aligned to deliver impact at pace
      • Tools including experience implementing and working in ERPs, Microsoft office products, and more
      • Problem solving, with very strong analytical skills which can be utilized to proactively identify and address issues with a solution-oriented approach with excellent time management skills
        Required bachelors degree in Life Sciences or Engineering and 8+ years of industry experience. Preferred masters degree in Life Sciences or Engineering and 6+ years of industry experience. Highly Desired PhD in Life Sciences or Engineering and 2+ years of industry experience. Prior experience in medical device or IVD product development strongly preferred. Previous experience in a wet lab, preferably in a clinical chemistry setting

        • No
          Physical Demands And Abilities
          • Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear
          • Ability to lift and move over 25 lbs. repeatedly and safely, occasionally 75 lbs. with assistance
          • Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl
          • Occasionally required to sit and climb or balance
          • Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust and focus
            If you want to stand out, please include a cover letter

            Truvian provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

            This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and Jobble

Keywords: Truvian, San Diego , Senior Systems Integration Engineer, Other , San Diego, California

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