Sub-Assembly Technician

  • Ultima Genomics
  • 7979 Gateway Boulevard, Newark, CA, USA
  • Nov 21, 2022
Full time Biotech

Job Description

Rapidly growing life sciences technology company

Ultima Genomics is a rapidly growing company that is developing ground-breaking genomics technologies. Our mission is to continuously drive the scale of genomic information to enable unprecedented advances in biology and improvements in human health. We have developed a foundational new approach to sequencing at scale that overcomes limitations due to the high costs of current technologies. We are well-funded and have raised approximately $600 million from global top-tier investors. Our team brings together unique and diverse expertise across multiple disciplines, from healthcare and life sciences, to engineering, to technology and software and beyond. We are a collaborative group of more than 350 employees, including successful entrepreneurs, chemists, hardware and software engineers, genomics and biotechnology experts, molecular and computational biologists, software and algorithm experts, and operations and commercial leaders. Join us to develop and commercialize technologies that unleash the power of genomics at scale and empower the future of human health. 

We are looking for a highly motivated Sub-Assembly Technician to join our team!

This is an exciting temp. opening for an experienced electro-mechanical tech who wants to be part of team that makes world a better place.

How You’ll Contribute

  • Build sub-assemblies, including automation testing and documentation
  • Track and manage system configuration and Engineering Change Order processes
  • Understand and troubleshoot the instrumentation hardware at subsystem, and system level, software, electrical and mechanical
  • Use internal software to collect data for device history record and system bring-up
  • Identify potential design and process improvements
  • Develop work instructions for manufacturing system integration and automation testing
  • Perform installation checklists

Qualifications, Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • High school diploma and 2+ years manufacturing experience
  • Ability to communicate with multiples teams (software, IT, design engineering, systems, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of 5s best practices
  • Meticulous and detail oriented. Excellent organizational skills.
  • Great attitude and wiliness to learn

Ultima Genomics is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable laws. See also Ultima Genomics’ EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by contacting



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