Research Laboratory Tech Sr

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI

Job posting number: #7241960

Posted: May 3, 2024

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Jensen Lab at UofM develops self-driving robotic labs that design, execute, and analyze high-throughput microbiology experiments. Our team seeks an automation engineer to maintain and operate our fleet of laboratory robots.

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Why Work at Michigan?
In addition to a career filled with purpose and opportunity, The University of Michigan offers a comprehensive benefits package to help you stay well, protect yourself and your family and plan for a secure future. Benefits include:

Generous time off
A retirement plan that provides two-for-one matching contributions with immediate vesting
Many choices for comprehensive health insurance
Life insurance
Long-term disability coverage
Flexible spending accounts for healthcare and dependent care expenses
Maternity and Parental Leave
Plan and execute high-throughput phenotypic assays using multiple liquid handling robots, plate handlers, and plate readers.
Maintain, calibrate, and operate laboratory robots.
Track reagents, experiments, and data files to ensure efficiency and reproducibility.
Work with laboratory personnel to operate an AI-driven experiment planner and scheduler.
Develop and apply QA/QC techniques to both robots and assays.
Present results to teammates.
Required Qualifications*
Bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering, microbiology, or a related field. Experience with bacterial cell culture, statistical design of experiments (DOE), and quality engineering.

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Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
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