Lab Technician, Electronics – Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering – (20001620)
Biomedical engineering is a discipline of growing importance in society and is a vital and growing part not only of the Boston area but also of the whole US territory infrastructure – industry, academics, and hospitals. Established at Tufts University in September 2002, the Biomedical Engineering Department is located in the Science and Technology Center (4 Colby Street, Medford, MA), a state-of-the-art research and teaching facility, which also houses the cutting-edge interdisciplinary research activities of the Tissue Engineering Resource Center.
This lab technician will assist in the application of imaging to laser/light-activated therapies for cancer and other diseases. Tumor biology, biophysics, imaging, and cancer therapeutics and a variety of multidisciplinary research techniques will be investigated.
BS degree in biomedical engineering, bioengineering, medical imaging, biophysics, electronics, mechanical engineering or related background.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work in a team or individually.
Excellent attention to detail.
Flexibility to work on various projects.
Experience with 3D printing, MATLAB, programming FPGA modules, image and signal processing/data acquisition modules.
MS degree in biomedical engineering, bioengineering, medical imaging, biophysics, electronics, mechanical engineering or related background.
1-3 years research experience in an academic lab.
Experience with Adobe Illustrator.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.