Automata is building a world-class company to disrupt the life science industry and empower scientists by making automation a reality for every lab.
We work with labs across the world to understand their specific workflows and needs and develop personalized solutions that range from diagnostic, and drug discovery to synthetic biology. This allows us to simplify common automation tasks, while also supporting more advanced paths for specialized workflows, in a fast, flexible, and cost-efficient way.
We are looking for an NPI Engineer whose mission is to deliver our products to cost, time, and scope.
Why is this role important for Automata?
Automata is rapidly growing with multiple product streams emerging from both the engineering and application environments.
The rate of development necessitates a team dedicated to improving products for manufacture (DFMA/DFM); engaging with suppliers; optimizing our processes to enhance communication between functions and meeting compliance targets on the delivery of products.
In addition, a proactive approach to supplier engagement seeks to enhance our manufacturing capability by conducting supplier audits and ensuring our supply partners can deliver our products to the required cost, scope and time and ensure the future scalability of our operations.
In this role you will be responsible for:
- NPD development support - DFMA and part sourcing - 20%
- Product data management (BOM management and manuf. release) - 30%
- Supplier engagement and manage ops support - 30%
- Efficiency enhancements (Internal processes and systems) - 20%
What it takes:
Experienced with computer-aided design (CAD)
3 years of manufacturing experience - Electron mechanical preferable
Product data management experience (PDM or similar)
Supplier management (contract manufacturing)
Nice to haves:
- Product data management (PDM or similar)
- GD&T / Drafting experience
- Rapid prototyping experience
- Experience working with automation solution providers
What gets us excited?
We’re passionate about the future of Technology and Automation and our growing success is built upon like minded individuals who share our passion.
The delivery of commercially viable products and solutions to the our Automation customers.
If this sounds like a good fit and have tick the right boxes, you will love having the opportunity to build something that immediately adds value.