Equipment Designer – Prototyping

US - Maryland
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Equipment Designer - Prototyping
Baltimore, Maryland
Reference # TP - 13869


Since their initial launch in 2003, LuminUltra has been a leading manufacturer and thought-leader in the biotech industry, developing technology-based products and services to help people, companies, and organizations all over the world. Headquartered in Fredericton, New Brunswick, they are a global company with satellite operations in Baltimore, Paris, London and Melbourne.


Armed with dedicated ownership, a talented team, and a solid foundation, their best-in-class solutions are now being used in the fight against COVID-19. By expanding their capacity to produce 500,000 tests a week for labs across the country, they are leading the charge to protect Canadians and defeat this pandemic.

Now, on their behalf, we are currently recruiting for an Equipment Designer – Prototyping to join their team of passionate and talented individuals.


As a key member of LuminUltra’s R&D Team, based in Baltimore, Maryland reporting to the VP, Product Development, the Equipment Designer - Prototyping will have the following responsibilities:

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Design and rapid prototype new plasticware and other consumables as well as non-consumable items for use in diagnostic testing.
  • Use rapid prototyping tools such as 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, and/or related technologies.
  • Use SolidWorks (or similar) for design work.
  • Improve customer experience through the development of new components that simplify use of our molecular diagnostic kits.
  • Contribute to the design of new equipment and devices.
  • Solve complex problems through new components.

As the ideal candidate, you possess the following qualifications and skills:

  • Documented experience in designing and prototyping mechanical products.
  • Be able to provide a portfolio of design/prototyping work.
  • Extensive hands on experience with prototyping tools such as 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC machining, and/or related technologies is required.
  • Experience using SolidWorks or similar software is required.
  • Experience in basic or advanced electronics (e.g. Arduino) preferred.

If you are ready to make a difference and be a part of the next chapter in LuminUltra’s rapid growth trajectory, then connect with us today!


To express interest in this opportunity please apply online by clicking “Apply Now” below:

For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Laura Fair, Consultant, at 857.284.8442 or If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Laura know.


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