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Full Time

Career level
Experienced (Non-Manager)

Education Level
Bachelor's Degree

Years of Experience
5 - 10

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Mechanical Engineer

Company: ReliableVA Solutions, LLC Location: freemont, CA

Job description


The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for acquiring a technical understanding of all Cytek Cytometer Systems. The Mechanical Engineer is required to develop the skills necessary to calibrate and optically align Cytek Cytometer Systems.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform essential duties and responsibilities satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required to assist Final Test with troubleshooting technical issues that occur during the System Final Test process, identify root cause, and assist with correcting the issue in support of successful completion of Final System Test

Troubleshooting will include electronic, mechanical and fluidic sub-system assessment

Responsible for Engineering projects focused on improving the stability and performance of current Cytek Cytometer systems

Assess design needs, create proposed specifications, identify sources for materials, obtain and evaluate engineering samples, and transfer changes to Production

Responsible for evaluation of returned electronic, mechanical, and fluidic sub-systems/units, collecting data, and analyzing patterns to drive quality improvements into Cytek Cytometer systems and their Approved Suppliers

Review relevant field data to identify any problem areas, research opportunities for improvement, model and characterize any identified options, and propose changes to the design

Serves as a liaison between Operations, Design Engineering, and Field Engineering to influence the Reliability, Manufacturability and Serviceability of the product design.

Reviews and provide input on Final Test Procedures and evaluate Final Test Results

Documents any Non-Conforming Material for processing through Cytek’s Supplier Quality process

Provide input on Bills Of Materials for accuracy and completeness

  • Other duties as assigned


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering Required

Master’s degree in mechanical engineering Preferred

At least 2 years of experience in a Electrical-Mechanical NPI Engineer role

Medical Device experience required

Experience working with multi-sub-system equipment including electronic, optical, fluidic, and application software sub-systems is a plus

Experience using the Windows OS, MSOffice Applications, Engineering Change Order Systems, Device History Records, and creation of Final Test Procedures, Reports, and Bills Of Materials

Ability to competently use hand tools, an oscilloscope, multi-meter, and microscope

Ability to read and interpret drawings and schematics

Any other tools as necessary for system level test of equipment


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Individual will be required to lift 25lbs without harm, be able to work in a standing position for an hour at a time and be able to position their body without additional support to obtain access to internal components of the system.
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