JVT Advisors

Liquid Handling Automation Engineer

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Location: , Massachusetts 02451
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description


Contract Length: 6 months


Job Summary: This individual will support the scientists by improving existing processes and automating manual lab processes. You will work in a team environment with other Automation Engineers to design and implement liquid handler methods.




  • Develop and optimize new liquid handler protocols for the screening and high-throughput assay platforms, specifically using Hamilton Venus.
  • Assist scientists with operation of automation platforms.
  • Provide error-recovery support as needed.
  • Partner with business partners for requirements and issue tracking.
  • Track/record problems with the systems for proper troubleshooting.
  • Explore and evaluate modern technologies in automation, liquid handling, sample analysis, etc.





  • Requires a BS in biology/engineering/biotechnology
  • Minimum experience required of 2+ years in industry, preferably in a setting with lab automation
  • Experience with Hamilton liquid handlers strongly preferred.
  • Experience and skills in creating, modifying, and troubleshooting robotics/automation scripts.
  • Familiarity with Atlassian tools for version control (Bitbucket) and issue management (Jira)
  • Experience with Tecan, Hudson, High-Res, Echo desired

Jared Potter


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