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Join Tecan! Join the market leader!

Work in an international and dynamic environment, share our success!



Do you want to make a significant difference in how the world is looking tomorrow and contribute to the innovation of state-of-the-art, cutting-edge technology products?

Then look no further and join our team in Morgan Hill CA, as a

Senior Technical Project Manager (TPM)

What you will do

The Senior Technical Project Manager leads and manages technical teams consisting of 4-10 engineers for scientific and IVD instrumentation and associated consumable/cartridge development projects.  These teams typically engineers, technicians, and specialist in a variety of disciplines such as systems engineering, mechanical engineering, fluidics/microfluidics, optics, electrical engineering, firmware and software engineering, industrial design, and biochemistry/molecular biology.   


Responsibilities will include

  • Hands on technical management
  • Provide direction, guidance, and mentorship to team members 
  • Contributing to and approving system architecture and designs
  • Acting as the primary point of contact for clients
  • Delivering technical content in a manner which meets or exceeds our clients’ expectations
  • Ensuring each project is successfully executed within overall program constraints, paying specific detail to project scheduling and budgetary details
  • Assist with supporting staff 


What you bring along

  • B.S., M.S., Ph. D. or equivalent in an engineering discipline such as mechanical, electrical, or biomedical engineering.
  • Candidates should have a deep understanding of one or more biotech/life science fields and at least 5 years of relevant industry experience leading managing interdisciplinary teams to develop complex instrumentation and/or consumables/cartridges.  It is also highly desirable for candidates to have 5 or more years of direct hands-on engineering experience with complex instrumentation
  • Excellent scientific and engineering knowledge
  • Systems engineering experience, system architecture development, and risk analysis experience
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Preferred to have experience working with outside clients and customers
  • Proven ability to interact with key stakeholders to understand project scope and product requirements as well as resolve conflicts
  • Extensive experience with a majority of the following software tools: MS Office (Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, Visio)


What you will get

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package
  • Progressive employment conditions
  • Exciting career opportunities
  • Wide range of training courses
  • Strong company culture with rich history


Look no further and apply now!

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We are looking forward to receiving your application online. Please submit your resume (w/o picture and w/o cover letter, reference letters and diplomas are optional).


We will only consider applications that fully meet our requirements.


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We care about people - Join the market leader.
People every day all around the world will benefit from more personalized healthcare. The promise of better, faster, more cost efficient solutions is now within our grasp. And that’s the world in which Tecan plays a vital role – helping advance healthcare – through advanced life science research and diagnostic solutions. We constantly seek new ways to steer innovation.

Every lab. Every day. Empowered.
Our vision is to empower every laboratory, every day, around the world with Tecan technology, products and support. We will help to shape the future of automated workflows in life sciences and clinical diagnostics through unrivaled expertise, products and customer support.

We care about our culture.
Our values – trust, highest standards and ambition – are the cornerstones of our business, and give us the framework for the Tecan culture. We foster a positive and empowering environment, which allows us to bring our passion and energy to work. This helps us to deliver on our customer promise – ‘Always there for you’.

Legal entity:  Tecan Systems, Inc.
City:  Morgan Hill, CA
Country:  US

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto