Staff Electrical Engineer (P-4137)

10X Genomics

10X Genomics

Other Engineering
Pleasanton, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024

10x is looking for a Staff Electrical Engineer to support the design and development of our current and future platforms. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Electrical Engineering of automation and life sciences product development. Demonstrated hands-on experience with analog and digital board design from conception to production. Previous experience in electrical architecture design of instruments which includes motion, fluid handling, sensor and pressure controls are a must.

What you will be doing:

  • Hands on leadership of individual design projects from architectural design, component selection, schematic, layout, build, bring up, test and successful release to manufacturing.
  • Determine, define and design the system and subsystems approaches to meet project and program design goals, requirements and schedules. Review customer requirements and internal product requirements and work with a broader team to drive toward robust and cost effective solutions.
  • Actively bring-up, troubleshoot and implement corrective actions.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members (mechanical, firmware, software, microfluidics, system, & quality) to solve complex, system level design challenges and contribute to overall embedded systems architecture design
  • Utilize deep understanding of signal integrity: Proper layout and grounding techniques that allow for the coexistence of high-speed digital signaling and high current, high slew rate, precision analog circuitry.
  • Develop key relationships with internal design teams as well subcontractors to plan comprehensive product strategies based on future technologies.
  • Interact as a technical and market expert with engineering teams and customers to achieve product goals.
  • Work within design controls, compliance testing, FCC, UL, CSA, FMEA, CE, ISO, and other regulatory requirements.
  • Provide excellent communication of technical and program level issues as they arise to support the needs of the entire product development team.
  • Participate in design reviews: PCB, Analog, Digital, FPGA, Mechanical, and System.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent, with minimum 10 years of relevant experience.
  • Technical experience in developing and supporting electrical designs and experience with CAD schematic and layout Software.
  • Hardware design experience using key interfaces/subsystems (e.g. microprocessors, memory, USB, Ethernet, i2c, CAN, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc., Excellent PCB bring up and debugging skills, Nice to have: experience with embedded FW/SW for microcontrollers.
  • Hands on experience for PCB assembly, SMD soldering and rework, cable assembly and using various lab equipment (oscilloscope, logic analyzer, power analyzer, spectrum analyzer, network analyzer, etc.).
  • Experience running designs through DFM, DFT and DFA review.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Solid understanding of overall system level design approaches.
  • Experience working with SW teams to develop work plans and interface requirements between Hardware and Software.
  • Experience designing/driving development and manufacturing test plans.
  • Solid knowledge of compliance standards, EMC and safety certifications as well as reliability test. Experience in mitigating ESD, EMI, noise, and distortion to electrical signals in complex systems
  • Experience with a variety of sensor technologies (thermal, optical, position, pressure, flow).
  • Experience with Altium electrical design software is highly desirable.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required – must be able to write clear protocols, reports, papers, proposals, etc., and efficiently discuss the same with other scientists, engineers, and customers.

Below is the base pay range for this full time position. The actual base pay will depend on several factors unique to each candidate, including one’s skills, qualifications, and experience. At 10x, base pay is also just one component of the Company’s total compensation package. This role is also eligible for 10x’s equity grants, its comprehensive health and retirement benefit programs, and its annual bonus program or sales incentive program. Your 10x recruiter can share more about the Company’s total compensation package during the hiring process.

Pay Range
$178,000$240,000 USD

About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.