Updated: Oct 17
Position: Senior Engineer (Mechatronic and AI Systems)
Company: Gelomics Pty Ltd
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Job Type: Full time
Salary: $85,000 - $95,000
About Gelomics: Gelomics is a leading biotech startup focused on accelerating drug development by enabling scientists to grow human tissues in a petri dish. We are at the forefront of innovation, providing ethical, economical, and predictive alternatives to animal testing.
Position Overview: We are seeking a visionary Senior Engineer to lead, manage, and execute the development of AI-assisted laboratory devices. As an early-stage company, we value adaptability and cross-functional collaboration. The successful candidate will be expected to work across different areas, demonstrating flexibility and a willingness to adapt to the dynamic needs of our growing organisation. This role requires a unique blend of expertise in mechatronic components and development of AI/ML algorithms based on experimental scientific datasets, coupled with a passion for contributing to a transformative field.
Lead Development: Spearhead the design, development, and implementation of the AI-assisted laboratory devices, ensuring alignment with Gelomics' mission and quality standards.
Innovation in AI and Mechatronics: Develop cutting-edge AI and mechatronic technologies to create a device that stands at the intersection of biology and engineering.
Engage with External Parties: Collaborate with external parties, including vendors, consultants, and design firms, to ensure cohesive and innovative product design.
Establishment of Supply Chains and Manufacturing Workflows: Develop and manage efficient supply chains and manufacturing workflows, ensuring timely and cost-effective production.
Production Protocols and Documentation: Create and maintain comprehensive production protocols and documentation, adhering to industry standards and regulatory requirements.
QA Documentation: Contribute to the development and maintenance of quality assurance documentation, ensuring product quality and compliance with relevant regulations.
Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with various departments, including R&D, product management, and quality assurance, to ensure cohesive product development.
Strategic Planning: Develop and execute engineering strategies that align with the company's growth and innovation goals.
Team Leadership: Build and lead a small but high-performing engineering team, fostering a culture of creativity, collaboration, and excellence.
Skills and Qualifications:
BSc or higher degree in Mechatronics, AI & Machine Learning, Software Engineering, or related field.
Demonstrated proficiency with Python, R, or similar.
Familiarity with machine learning frameworks (TensorFlow, Scikit-learn, PyTorch, etc.) and libraries.
Familiarity with machine learning and AI model development
Minimum of 3 years of professional work experience in with a focus on mechatronic and/or AI systems.
Experience with CAD systems is preferred.
Proven track record of successfully developing and/or launching complex devices or products.
Exceptional leadership, communication, and project management skills.
Candidate must be based in, or willing to relocate to Brisbane, Australia, or nearby areas.
Candidate must possess full working rights in Australia at the time of application.
Why Join Gelomics?
Become part of a dynamic startup that is reshaping the future of drug development. At Gelomics, you will have the opportunity to contribute to meaningful projects that have a real-world impact. We offer competitive compensation with Employee Share Option Plans, a collaborative environment that fosters innovation and growth, and excellent opportunities for career progression.
Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and relevant portfolio or project examples to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is 10/11/2023.
Gelomics is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.