HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
  • 05-Apr-2019 to 04-May-2019 (CST)
  • Huntsville, AL, USA
  • Full Time
  • iCubate

iCubate ( is a molecular diagnostic company providing accurate and affordable syndromic testing to research and clinical laboratories. iCubate's mission is to ensure healthcare providers have the right tools for appropriate treatment to improve care and outcomes for their patients and to reduce length of hospitalization and treatment cost.

The iCubate platform iC System is the lowest cost-per-reportable, multiplex bloodstream infection diagnostic tool. Requiring only minutes of hands on time, the easy to use iCubate System provides rapid identification of the most common bloodstream pathogens and clinically relevant antibiotic resistance markers to help guide antimicrobial therapy. Offering a scalable, affordable platform, iCubate offers accurate testing for labs of any size.

Position Summary

iCubate is seeking a Manufacturing Technician to assist with the production of the company's product line of FDA-cleared and Research-Use instruments for domestic and international sales. The selected Manufacturing Technician will work as an assembler and/or test engineer running automated and/or manual test equipment. Additionally, the Manufacturing Technician will be a member of the engineering group and will work closely with hardware engineers, regulatory and Quality Assurance personnel. The successful applicant will be a self-motivated, detail-oriented individual with a strong work ethic and a commitment to teamwork.

This is a temporary position with a timeline of approximately 6-9 months.


Education and experience qualifications

  • Required: Associate's Degree in Engineering or an engineering-related field
  • Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or an engineering-related field
  • Required: 3 years in a mechanical/electrical engineering field
  • Required: 2 years experience working within a Quality Assurance system
  • Required: 3 years experience assembling products by hand and with manufacturing tools
  • Required: 3 years experience working with detailed standard operating procedures, assembly instructions and test procedures, within a Quality Assurance system
  • Required: proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint


Professional qualities

  • Organizational skills, including but not limited to multi-tasking, time management, adherence to set priorities, with the goal of increasing productivity for the overall company
  • Meticulous care for precision in record keeping and documentation
  • Aptitude to clearly communicate through written and oral means
  • Disciplined approach to complete tasks under specific timelines and deadlines


Additional items of note

  • Willingness to occasionally work flexible days and hours
  • Perform other duties as assigned


iCubate offers competitive compensation package including salary and employee benefits.


iCubate is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of any kind. iCubate is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at iCubate are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. iCubate does not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. iCubate encourages applicants of all ages. iCubate is a drug-free workplace.

If you have the required experience and skills and seek a challenging opportunity in a growing company with a unique corporate culture, please apply here.

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