Manufacturing Engineering Technician (2nd Shift)

Tandem Diabetes Care

San Diego, CA

Manufacturing Engineering Technician (2nd shift)

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Job Description

What you’ll be doing:

You’ll perform functions associated with developing, maintaining, and repairing disposable Cartridge automated robotic assembly machinery/equipment under cleanroom conditions. This includes working with engineers in set-up, maintenance, and calibration of automated equipment, as well as performing rework and quality testing related to the production of subassemblies and final assemblies. You’ll also be assists in the development and execution of protocols and test runs, and assists in the investigation of process and equipment deviations and resolves variances as necessary. This is a 2nd shift position.

Take a look a the robotic assembly equipment you’ll be responsible for in this video: Watch here!

Who we are:

Here at Tandem, Diabetes is all we do and we are dedicated to making the lives of people with diabetes better and better, through relentless innovation. ‘In Tandem’ means together, and we strive to embody that in every aspect of our business. We believe that working in tandem, not in isolation, is the best way to continually exceed expectations.

Designed, assembled and supported from our San Diego, CA headquarters, we are the makers of the only color, touch-screen insulin pump that is capable of remote feature updates and compatibility with continuous glucose monitoring.

Read more about our company & culture here: and see what our customers are saying here: #tsliminthewild

What you need for this position:

  • Prior experience with large automated equipment in a high-volume setting.
  • Ability to work a 2nd shift.
  • Availability and flexibility to work overtime.
  • Associate’s Degree in Electronics or Computer Technology or equivalent combination of education and applicable job experience.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in Instrumentation, Biomedical Industries, or Consumer Electronics.
  • Strong knowledge and application of principles outlined in Quality System Regulations (QSRs/GMPs).

What’s in it for you?

We’ve got you covered. We offer a robust benefits package to support your health and your family. From medical, dental, and vision, to flexible spending accounts for both health and dependent care – Tandem’s got you covered!

Stay well with us. Enjoy the outdoors during your workday by biking, running, or walking on one of our nearby trails. Or, break a quick sweat at our onsite gym, or check out our offsite gym, which boasts luxurious amenities including specialty fitness classes and state-of-the-art equipment.

Invest in your career. Tandem offers all employees access to training and development programs and courses to help keep your career and skillset updated, not outdated.

Live your life. Relax with 20 days of paid time off and celebrate 10 paid holidays in your first year. Save for your future with a company-sponsored 401(k) plan. Look forward to saving money on tickets to the San Diego Zoo, movies, restaurants, and so much more with our exclusive employee discount program.

Celebrate in Tandem. Join in monthly employee get-togethers, tacos for Cinco de Mayo, corned beef for St. Patrick’s Day, costume-contest for Halloween, and the annual JDRF walk.

Job Location

San Diego, California, United States

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