Senior Manager Electrical Engineering

Job Description
At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology particularly cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best candidate for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

About the role:

10x Genomics is a rapidly growing company in the life sciences, whose core technology combines advances in instrumentation, chemistry, biochemistry, microfluidics and computational biology.

10x is looking for a dynamic and passionate individual to join its Instrumentation Engineering group and manage its team of electrical engineers. The Sr. Manager Electrical Engineering will organize, structure, plan and provide direction to ensure the support and secure the design of our current and future platforms.

As part of the Core Engineering group, the ideal candidate will have a strong background in developing sophisticated solutions for complex instrumentation. Previous experience in leading teams in developing electrical architecture to enable motion control, fluid handling, high power illumination, signal processing and video transmission, is required.

What you will be doing:

Provide a long-term vision and design directions to the electrical engineering team members to ensure our product meet or exceed the requirements
Seek and identify new technologies to support continuous improvement
Organize and structure the team to efficiently deliver on the different projects and tasks
Review customer and internal product requirements and define objectives and milestones to meet the deliverables in a timely manner
Own the design, development and test of our electrical boards including regulatory compliance (FCC, UL, CSA, FMEA, CE, ISO, and other regulatory requirements)
Plan, budget and resource internal and cross-functional activities
Collaborate with other functional teams (mechanical, firmware, software, microfluidics, system, & quality) to solve complex design challenges
Collaborate with manufacturing and supply chain to efficiently transfer the design and manage 3rd party vendors
Clearly document and communicate the project status across functional teams and management levels
Mentor team members and promote continuous improvement to facilitate individual growth and team performance
To be successful, you will have:

Bachelor degree (Master’s degree preferred) or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, with minimum10 years of relevant experience.
Natural leadership skills and prior experience in managing team, project and technology in a multi-disciplinary environment
Demonstrated ability to grow, organize and lead electrical engineer team in delivering high quality products
Hands-on experience in designing and troubleshooting PCB assemblies using key interfaces/subsystems (microprocessors, memory, USB, Ethernet, i2c, CAN, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc.)
Design experience with motion control, fluid handling, high power illumination, signal processing and video transmission
Practical knowledge of embedded FW/SW for microcontrollers
Experience running designs through DFx reviews
Ability to document and communicate clearly across functions and management levels
Solid understanding of overall instrument design approaches and product life cycles

About 10x Genomics

At 10x Genomics, accelerating our understanding of biology is more than a mission for us. It is a commitment. This is the century of biology, and the breakthroughs we make now have the potential to change the world.

We enable scientists to advance their research, allowing them to address scientific questions they did not even know they could ask. Our tools have enabled fundamental discoveries across biology including cancer, immunology, and neuroscience.

Our teams are empowered and encouraged to follow their passions, pursue new ideas, and perform at their best in an inclusive and dynamic environment. We know that behind every scientific breakthrough, there is a deep infrastructure of talented people driving the life sciences industry and making it possible for scientists and clinicians to make new strides. We are dedicated to finding the very best person for every aspect of our work because the innovations and discoveries that we enable together will lead to better technologies, better treatments, and a better future. Find out how you can make a 10x difference.

Individuals seeking employment at 10x Genomics are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

10x does not accept unsolicited applicants submitted by third-party recruiters or agencies. Any resume or application submitted to 10x without a vendor agreement in place will be considered unsolicited and property of 10x, and 10x will not pay a placement fee.

To apply for this job please visit 10xgenomics.eightfold.ai.

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