Lead Research Engineer, Sensors

Job Description:  Are you looking to be a part of an organization that is innovative, collaborative, and cutting edge?   Are you the kind of person that likes to be valued for the skills and knowledge that you bring and also be learning something new every day?  If so, we are looking for you! We are seeking a highly-motivated Lead Research Engineer in Biosensor Development.

We are seeking an Engineer to impact our biosensor development efforts by streamlining processes,  assisting with data-driven troubleshooting, and delivering robust, reproducible biosensors. The successful candidate will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to drive Eccrine’s technology forward.

Successful candidates will be an integral part of a multi-disciplinary product development team for our Sweatronics™ platform.

Position:  Full-time. Reports to VP of R&D

Location:  Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Duties Include:

The following Job Duties are examples of the type of work the individual will do. Specific work plans are tailored around the skills of the individual and current business needs.

  • Leverage engineering work processes to develop and execute data-driven projects to transition proof-of concept electrochemical biosensor research into robust technology needed to deliver prototype devices for medicine, industry, and sport

  • Identify key knowledge gaps, instigate and implement hypothesis-driven experiments in aid of efforts to transition fundamental scientific discoveries into useful products

  • Developing and communicating feasible plans that achieve the goals and objectives of the project and aligns with the organization’s overall strategy; articulate tradeoffs, including system or project-level effects

  • Understanding the state of the science in this field

  • Preparing reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends


Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or other related engineering or science (Chemistry, Electrochemistry) field with a proven track record for successful delivery of challenging R&D efforts

  • Experience in leading a multidisciplinary team to achieve technical goals; 1-3 years minimum project management/leadership experience

  • Experience developing a detailed integrated program plan, managing timelines, and making decisions in a fast-paced environment

  • Experience analyzing and visualizing experimental data (MATLAB preferred)

  • Strong interpersonal skills including a proven track record of building and maintaining effective working relationships with internal and external partners

  • Enthusiasm and vision about converting cutting-edge science into commercial applications

If interested in this position, please apply below.  All inquiries are handled confidentially.

Eccrine Systems, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.