Hardware/Electrical Engineer


Instapath is developing cutting edge automated digital pathology software and hardware systems. We're looking for an engineer to join our team to design the future of cancer detection. Your duties will primarily revolve around building the next version of the automated digital pathology software and/or hardware system and maintaining our current systems. The ideal candidate will be responsible for maintaining product and industry knowledge. You will work in a team-oriented environment that accelerates operational efficiency.


  • Develop, coordinate, and monitor all aspects of the core product

  • Suggest methods to improve operational efficiency

  • Work cross-functionally with different teams and organizations

  • Ability to read and understand designs, schematics

  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills

  • Prioritize the user when thinking about system design

  • Ability to multi-task, organize, and prioritize work

  • Experience with writing detailed documentation from multiple perspectives

  • Experience with collaboration and clearly communicating between dynamic groups of stakeholders

  • Experience with building testable, highly available, and highly resilient products

  • Ability to design, implement and rapidly prototype in a fast-paced environment

  • Eager to learn and relentlessly investigate cutting edge solutions


Bachelor's or Master's degree or PhD in Software Engineering or Electrical Engineering

1-3 years of professional engineering experience

Preferred list of skills

  • Startup experience

  • Healthcare specific domain knowledge, such as HIPAA compliance, HL7 data interchange formats, or clinical terminology

  • Experience with C++, C#, Python


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $60,000.00 - $90,000.00 per year
Benefits: 401(k), 401(k) matching, Employee discount, Flexible schedule, Flexible spending account, Health insurance, Paid time off
Schedule: Monday to Friday

Ability to Commute/Relocate: Houston, TX (Required)
Work Remotely: No