| Instrumentation Development Engineer Location: Cambridge, MA Salary Range: TBD Benefits: 401K, Medical Employment Type: Other Department: Instrument Development |
Description of Company: Nanobiosym is an innovative young company in Medford, MA founded by an MIT/Harvard alum to work at the interface of nano- and bio- technologies. The company is creating breakthrough scientific insights and revolutionary technologies that emerge from the convergence of physics, nanotechnology, and biomedicine. Nanobiosym (NBS) works symbiotically with its commercial partner Nanobiosym Diagnostics (NBSDx) to discover, develop, and commercialize cutting-edge technologies at this interface. NBSDx is currently developing nanobiotechnology platforms that address global healthcare needs. NBS is a truly exceptional company that has received widespread recognition. This hypergrowth company allows for unique career opportunities with strong long-term incentives.
Duties: The primary role of the instrumentation development engineer will be designing, developing and debugging hardware modules. Development activities involve planning and scheduling, device and module level architecture definition, design, RTL coding, synthesis, verification / validation, and timing closure. Work products include development plans and schedules, interface specification, device and module level architecture specification, design and test specification, constraints specification, verified RTL and test code, defect tracking and resolution, and physical realization of this work in the form of an ASIC / FPGA, followed by turn-on, characterization, qualification and manufacturing release of the physical device. Qualifications: Desired Qualification & Skills:
Education: Bachelors or Masters in Electrical or Electronics Engineering, Biomedical Engineering. Minimum of 4+ years experience in hardware design and development including ASIC/FPGA design required.
Skills: • Experience of shipping at least one successful product. • Fluent coding / debugging knowledge in hardware description languages. • Experience with synthesis and static timing tools required. • Experience with logic simulators is required. • Experience with board design is required. • Ability to work with adjacent ASIC/FPGA teams. • Ability to collaborate with firmware and PCB development teams. • Requires working knowledge of in-circuit emulators, oscilloscopes, and logic analyzers. • Require proficiency in C programming language. Proficiency in scripting languages. • Proficiency with Labview; Java; Verilog; VHDL; PSPICE; Solidworks; Matlab; Simulink • Requires working knowledge with Linux, Windows or other compatible operating systems. • Ability to work with software/firmware engineers to support development of diagnostic and device driver software. • Experience with GUI development kits is desirable
Personal Characteristics: • Excited to work in a hypergrowth company; • Extremely motivated and be willing to work in a fast-paced environment, and hard-working team; • Committed and enthusiastic about Nanobiosym’s mission and programs; • Resourceful and flexible; • Adept at planning, prioritizing, multi-tasking, organizing and following through, while remaining highly energetic and focused; • Straightforward, self-motivated, and trustworthy; • Energetic and willing to work hands-on in developing and executing a variety of activities.