Spartan Bioscience

Spartan Bioscience is a leading biotech company in Ottawa, Ontario with a point-of-care medical device platform for DNA diagnostics.

Spartan Bioscience Ottawa, ON, Canada
Jun 15, 2018
Full time
Spartan Bioscience is a leading biotech / biotechnology company in Ottawa, Ontario with a point-of-care medical device platform for DNA diagnostics. Spartan is seeking an enthusiastic Python / Software Developer to join Spartan’s team of seasoned engineers. Do you want to work on something that really matters? Spartan is bringing rapid, portable DNA testing to the world. Our sample-to-result technology enables unprecedented portability and convenience in applications such as infectious disease, pharmacogenetics, and food and water safety testing. Rapid DNA results improve lives. We need your help to make this world a reality. Responsibilities: • Extend and maintain the Python code-base that powers our DNA testing devices • Our DNA testing device code-base runs on ARM Linux on a single board computer • Extend and maintain Python based web-stacks that power Spartan’s internal tooling • Our internal tooling code-bases run on x64 Linux with Nginx and Postgresql serving HTML/JS browser front-ends • As part of working in a small team, you will have some responsibilities extending into requirements and specification capture as well as debug and testing of your projects Qualifications (be very specific in your application): • 3+ years Python development experience • Experience developing in Linux environments Assets: • Previously worked in a regulated environment (eg: ISO 9001, ISO 13485, ISO/IEC 90003) • Familiarity with C# • Experience with Continuous Integration and Deployment Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@spartanbio.com. Please include the job position title in the subject line of your email.
Spartan Bioscience
May 30, 2018
Full time
Spartan Bioscience is a leading biotech / biotechnology company in Ottawa, Ontario with a point-of-care medical device platform for DNA diagnostics. Spartan is seeking an organized and meticulous Manufacturing and Production Planner to join Spartan’s experienced manufacturing team and help us bring the power of DNA testing to everyone. Do you want to work on something that really matters? Spartan is bringing rapid, portable DNA testing to the world. Our sample-to-result technology enables unprecedented portability and convenience in applications such as infectious disease, pharmacogenetics, and food and water safety testing. Rapid DNA results improve lives. We need your help to make this world a reality. Responsibilities: • Forecast modeling - in conjunction with Sales & Marketing • Master production scheduling • Manufacturing order planning • Management production work orders • Inventory management / purchase part replenishment strategy • Prepare and execute quotes with vendors • Shipping and logistics coordination Attributes: • You are conscientious, organized, and meet deadlines • You coordinate well between different departments • You take initiative • You think logically and systematically Qualifications: • 3-5 years of production planning, procurement • Certified in Production and Inventory Management • Experienced with both product development and manufacturing environments • Knowledge of manufacturing change control, and experience with CAPAs • Knowledge of ISO13485, ISO9001 is an asset Top 10 reasons to work at Spartan Bioscience: 1. We work because we believe in what we do. No one punches the clock. 2. Supportive team. We're here for each other. No lone wolves. 3. Comfortable dress code. Jeans and T-shirt if you're not meeting customers. 4. Balance work and play. You're allowed to have a life. 5. We get things done. No excuses. No red tape. 6. Speak your mind. Anyone may challenge the CEO. 7. Waste not, want not. We make the most out of what we have. 8. Meaningful mission. Faster DNA results improve lives. 9. Help make history. Bring the power of DNA testing to everyone. 10. There is such a thing as a free lunch after all. Company lunch every Friday. Apply: Please send your resume and a brief cover letter to careers@spartanbio.com. Please include the job position title in the subject line of your email.
Spartan Bioscience Ottawa, ON, Canada
Apr 17, 2018
Full time
Spartan Bioscience is a leading biotech / biotechnology company in Ottawa, Ontario with a point-of-care medical device platform for DNA diagnostics. Spartan is seeking an experienced Director of Engineering, with a proven track record of delivering mechanical devices in a regulated environment, to join our team. Do you want to work on something that really matters? Spartan is bringing rapid, portable DNA testing to the world. Our sample-to-result technology enables unprecedented portability and convenience in applications such as infectious disease, pharmacogenetics, and food and water safety testing. Rapid DNA results improve lives. We need your help to make this world a reality. Responsibilities: • Sound understanding of product development and product design, including mechanical, software and electronic elements • Involvement in new products, product line extensions, or modifications to existing products • Interaction with multiple internal departments including test development, product line management, manufacturing and quality • Planning, allocating resources and determining tactics to execute the vision and mission of the company • Holding team accountable for delivering technically sound and customer-friendly products • Opportunity to guide and mentor the actual design work • Reports to the VP of Diagnostics Qualifications (be very specific in your application): • 10+ years experience in product development • 5+ years as an Engineering Manager with proven team leadership and mentoring skills • Track record of delivering technically sound and customer-friendly products • Technically strong in the areas of mechanical design and systems design • Experienced leading teams in an ISO regulated environment • Experience in the Medical Devices field is a definite asset • Experience in earlier-stage interdisciplinary companies is an asset • Experience in ISO 9001 or 13485 regulated environments are required Apply: Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@spartanbio.com. Please include the job position title in the subject line of your email. Top 10 reasons to work at Spartan Bioscience: We work because we believe in what we do. No one punches the clock. Supportive team. We're here for each other. No lone wolves. Comfortable dress code. Jeans and t-shirt if you're not meeting customers. Balance work and play. You're allowed to have a life. We get things done. No excuses. No red tape. Speak your mind. Anyone may challenge the CEO. Waste not, want not. We make the most out of what we have. Meaningful mission. Faster DNA results improve lives. Help make history. Bring the power of DNA testing to everyone. There is such a thing as a free lunch after all. Company lunch every Friday.