Hayward, CA 


At Prellis Biologics, we engineer innovative synthetic transplantable organs as an alternative to human organ donations for advancement of treatment of human disease and develop in vitro tissue platforms for screening, diagnostics, and therapeutic development. Please fill out the form at the bottom of this page or send your resume to jobs@prellisbio.com if you are interested in applying. 

We are seeking an Optical Engineer with a strong theoretical grasp of optical multi-photon principles with the ability to confidently execute fine-alignment and optical builds. The ideal candidate will be comfortable with hands-on work in free-space optics with a strong ability to fine-align optical systems. Excellent organization and communication skills are necessary.


Desirable experience and skills include:

  • Team leadership and project management experience· 

  • Prototyping, designing, testing, and maintaining optical systems

  • Experience with multi-photon lasers and SLM or DMD based image projection· 

  • Experience performing fine alignments of free space optical systems·  

  • Python experience (introductory level)

This role will be dedicated to novel optical system build and external facing product development.

Other requirements:

  • Able to relocate to the Bay Area as needed

  • Enthusiastically willing to work in the lab 80-100% of the time

About us:


Prellis Biologics is the first company to address the last major hurdle in human organ and tissue engineering, the creation of microvasculature. Our team consists of a collaborative mix of Engineers and Cell Biologists.

Prellis is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, color, religion, national origin, age, and disability (so long as such disability can be reasonably accommodated) or any other status protected by applicable law. Prellis encourages all qualified applicants to apply.

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