Careers

 

At Micropoint, we're creating technologies that enable rapid and accurate testing for monitoring serious diseases, so that patients can lead longer and fuller lives. We're actively involved in shaping the industry and transforming technology so that physicians have critical tools that can immediately help assess disease state at point-of-care. 

 

The achievement of our vision requires innovation, bold thinking, and the ability to lead. If you are seeking a career that is challenging, energizing, and rewarding, we hope you’ll consider joining us as we push the boundaries of medical technology.

We are committed to providing a work environment with premium benefits to make sure that your life is as satisfying as your career. Our benefit package includes medical, dental and vision insurance; a company-matched retirement plan; paid time off (PTO); and paid holidays.

 

Please submit your resume to HR@micropointbio.com 

 

Current Openings

Senior Manufacturing Process Engineer

 

This position will be a key member in our engineering team responsible for process improvement. You will be working with our research and manufacturing teams to test and optimize the manufacturing processes for all of the MBI In-Vitro Diagnostic products for Point-of-Care Rapid Tests. You will use technical expertise to plan and direct work to develop new experiments, transfer newly developed products to manufacturing and commercialization.  

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage design, implementation, system integration, verification, and validation of devices in various test platforms.

  • Present findings based on process data taken from the manufacturing team

  • Provide new ideas for process improvements, design new fixtures and optimize automation process. Test ideas and provide results in a timely fashion

  • Take charge of the transfer of new products from R&D to commercial manufacturing.

  • Prioritize, maintain, track, and modify project plans and timelines.

  • Communicate system integration information to management.

  • Take ownership of all manufacturing processes and equipment. Troubleshoot and find solutions to problems.

  • Provide detailed process equipment and acceptance testing specifications in order to support the procurement of new manufacturing equipment or the improvement of existing equipment.

  • Thoroughly characterize and document the baseline performance and capability of each process or system. Write and or review work instructions, test procedures and reports. Upon completion of characterization, publish and distribute the results for use by engineering team.

  • Drive continuous improvement to improve process and manufacturing performance and maximize OEE. Drive cost reduction and containment projects relating to assigned processes.

 

 Requirements:

  • BS or MS in EE, ME, IE, PE or a closely related field

  • 4 to 6 years process development or manufacturing experience in the medical device industry. Experience with semi-automation equipment bring-up and maintenance is a plus.

  • 5 to 10 years experience in successful, commercial product development

  • Expertise in one or more of the following areas is preferred: design control, electrochemical sensing, immunoassay, microfluidics, fluorescence dye conjugation, injection molding, reagent dispensing, diagnostic testing system integration, automation engineering.

  • A broad scientific knowledge (instrumentation, optics, chemistry, molecular biology, software, hardware design, etc.).

  • Experience of supervising and collaborating with engineers, scientists and research assistants

  • Experience in writing and executing test plans to validate systems-based product performance and robustness.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and successfully work across multiple disciplines such as engineering, software and manufacturing highly desired.

  • Must have managed the technical components of a late stage medical device project, from phase 3 clinical supply through commercial scale-up.

  • A solid understanding of US and EU regulatory requirements for medical devices is necessary. Familiarity with ISO requirements

  • Must have made substantial contributions to the technical sections of registration filings and post-approval inspections.

  • Ability to write and execute IQ/OQ/PQ's for new manufacturing equipment

  • Successful demonstration in providing solid engineering solutions and solving challenging manufacturing problems in a high-volume manufacturing environment.

  • Excellent understanding of the principles used in electro-pneumatic systems, multi-axis robotic systems, conveyor belt transport systems and data collection systems.

  • Strong "hands-on" capability in the installation and deployment of processes and equipment into manufacturing.

  • A working knowledge in PLC-based process control and vision systems

  • Working knowledge of basic test equipment (DVM, Oscilloscope, etc) and calibration standards

  • Must demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities, excellent oral and written communication skills, and a high level of organizational ability.

  • Fluent computer skills relevant to both project management and engineering are required: for example, proficiencies in MS project, Excel, and common CAD programs are necessities.

  • Leadership skills, including ability to organize, clarify and influence others.

  • Injection molding knowledge is a plus. Process tooling experience optional. Hands-on machining experience optional

  • Proficiency in Windows based MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access and experience with CAD and statistical analysis programs such as SolidWorks

  • English and Chinese bilingual skill is a plus

Scientist Position

Micropoint Bioscience, Inc., a global provider of Point of Care (POC) medical diagnostic systems and solutions, is seeking a highly motivated scientist to join its product development in support of MBI’s product pipelines.

Job duties include:

  • Work with lead scientist and product manager to research, develop and improve POC medical diagnostic products

  • Participate in product development including feasibility, verification and validation, manufacturing transfer to ensure that products are in compliance with CFDA, FDA and EU regulatory requirements and standards for clinical in vitro diagnostics applications.

  • Prepare/fabricate microfluidic immunoassay devices for cardiovascular tests using laboratory equipment: from reagent formulation, reagent dispensing, and prototyping/assembly up to complete device system.

  • Conduct experiments on human/animal specimens (i.e., whole blood and plasma) to verify and validate device performance, ensuring that it meets or exceeds claims of product specifications and regulatory requirements.

  • Analyze, summarize, and report data generated from experiments, draw conclusion from experimental results and suggest follow-up actions based on prior experimental findings.

  • Assist in transfer from product development to manufacturing, providing detailed and complete technical information and documents related to the transfer process.

  • Work closely with QC Department in providing Design Control Documents by following historic documents and resolving issues involving parts/products quality and regulatory/audit requirements.

  • Provide technical support to products marketing and sales

  • Coordinate with other researchers and professionals in support of internal and external audits.

  • Perform other assignments, duties and assume additional responsibilities as required.

Job qualifications include:

  • PhD in Biochemistry or related fields with 0 - 2 years’ experience

  • Lab experience with antibody, biosensors, microfluidics or immunoassay preferred

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. (Mandarin language is a plus but not required)

  • Ability to learn new skills and work in a fast-paced, highly productive and changing environment; flexibility and quick adaptability to changing priorities.

Product Manager

 

As a Product Manager you will be accountable for providing primary leadership in the development and implementation of strategies and tactics to assure the commercial success of assigned product(s) for POCT rapid tests. You will also design and be responsible for sales tools, tradeshows, advertising, Key Opinion Leader (KOL) relationship development and management, clinical materials, and other programs to drive business.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement strategic brand plan, annual marketing plans, global launch plan and promotional communication strategy

  • Develop sales tools and other supports for the product line(s).

  • Act as a liaison among the distribution partners, customers and internal cross-functional product teams to ensure the market trends and needs are communicated in order to translate the needs into new product design.

  • Provide commercial input for clinical development and recommendations for and assist with implementing product improvements

  • Forecast market demand in alignment with market needs and business focus.

  • Keep up to date with competition and market trends

  • Provide training for internal and external customers

  • Lead commercialization activities for the product line, include sales meetings and trade shows

  • Assist with maintaining and growing relationships with external partners

  • Ensure and maintain compliance with the Company's quality system requirements through training and adherence to policies, procedures and processes

  • Support sales team and distribution partners to meet customer needs and growth goals.

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Travel as needed

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in life science, business or medical technology or equivalent

  • Minimum of three (3) years previous product management experience within the healthcare industry required; experience in point of care diagnostics and coagulation testing in clinical setting highly preferred

  • Experience with both hospital and alternate site segments a plus

  • Strong presentation skills, strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong planning, organizational and time management skills

  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Able to drive multiple projects with multiple priorities, as well as have the ability to strategically think through complex opportunities.

  • Exceptional cross-functional team leadership

     

Please submit your resume to HR@micropointbio.com 

 

 

U.S. Headquarters

 

Micropoint Bioscience, Inc.
3521 Leonard Court 
Santa Clara, CA 95054
United States

 

T:+1 (408) 588-1682
F:+1 (408) 588-1620

 

 

European Office

 

Micropoint Bioscience, Inc.

2 rue Eugene Sue

38100 Grenoble

France 

 

T: +33 6 22 38 20 48

F: +33 4 76 09 03 50

Asian Office

 

Micropoint Biotechnologies Co., Ltd.

5F, Bldg 1

Runheng Dingfeng Industrial Park, Liuxian 2 Rd.

Shenzhen 518101, Guangdong

China

 

T: +86 755 21600849

F: +86 755 86673903

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