Production Specialist

Fremont, CA /
Engineering /
Neuralink is developing ultra-high bandwidth brain-machine interfaces to connect humans and computers. We are building a team of multidisciplinary experts passionate about making a world-changing impact.

As a Production Specialist at Neuralink, you will be responsible for manufacturing the N1 implant. The implanted device contains the micron-scale electrode threads and the electronics assembly containing the battery, chips, and circuit boards. In addition, the role will coordinate production needs and demand fulfillment, and transform R&D processes into a high-quality rapid production environment. You will be engaged with many responsibilities day to day, including flip chip bonding, part cleaning and preparation, electronics potting, mounting implants to the surgical mechanisms, as well as component and assembly level testing of the electronics. You will ensure completed devices have traceability and meet acceptance criteria, while also supporting maintenance of the equipment used for manufacturing and communicating with stakeholders across the company.

About you:

    • Resourceful, flexible and adaptable; no task is too big or too small. You find large challenges exciting and enjoy discovering and defining problems as much as solving them.
    • You are a cross-disciplinary team member.
    • You are excited to work with and learn from software, mechanical, electrical, materials, biological engineers, and neuroscientists. 
    • You are an excellent communicator, and you don’t let ego get in the way of arriving at the best solution.

Key qualifications:

    • Desire to work reliably with small and delicate assemblies where precision is critical.
    • Solid understanding of basic physics and chemistry fundamentals.

Preferred qualifications:

    • 1+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment.
    • Experience with Qualification and Acceptance Testing.
    • Experience with production tools and best practices, such as work orders, issue tracking, inventory, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma.
    • Experience in a cleanroom environment.

What we offer:

    • An opportunity to change the world and work with some of the smartest and the most talented experts from different fields.
    • Growth potential. We rapidly advance team members who have an outsized impact.
    • Flexible vacation policy.
    • Excellent medical, dental and vision insurance through a PPO plan.
    • Meals provided.
    • Stock options.
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