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Silver Factory Technology is a start-up nanotechnology company from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. We specialize in the production of high quality plasmonic nanoparticles (such as silver nanocubes, nanospheres, and etc.) and manufacturing of ultrasensitive surface enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) sensing platforms with in-house formulas. We also provide customized SERS sensing solutions for a wide range of industrial applications, including but not limited medical diagnosis, environmental, and industrial turn-key solutions.

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Product Development Engineer
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$3000 to $3300 (Monthly)

Product Development Engineer


Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Product Development Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.


Our product on the news (Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html


The Job


· Apply principles of mechanics, electronics and computing to design and develop new products.


· Establish product design specifications, perform design failure mode, effective analysis of new products and develop test procedures according to ISO standard.


· Perform prototyping and conduct design-for-manufacturing.


· Prepare drawings of 2D/3D mechanical components, assembly designs, rapid prototypes. Establish dimensional tolerance and stack-up analysis.


· Perform hardware assembly to build and test company products.


· Perform incoming and outgoing QC protocol.


· Support field testing, field installation, deployment of company products.


· Plan, implement, monitor project progress and report to hardware production/product development team.


· Able to quickly fabricate and test prototype systems.


· Develop creative solutions to troubleshoot issues.


· Work closely with chemists and engineers on developing new components for product platforms.


Note: All of the above tasks are performed in compliance with ISO13485.


The Requirement


• Completed university degree course in Engineering, Chemistry, Biology, Bioengineering, Biodesign, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related field.


• Knowledge about spectroscopic-based methods or relevant analytical methods for bio-sample analysis is required.


• Knowledge and experience with software programming is required.


• Knowledge and experience with data science and data analytics is required.


• Proven experience and projects in the medical device field.


• Proven experience and projects with ISO13485 standard.


• Proven experience and projects involving regulatory affairs as part of product launch.


• 1 – 2 years’ exposure to either mechanical design/electronic board customization/motorized robotic movements/product development.


• Experience in design, CAD software and technical drawings


• Experience in automation and micro-controller programming would be an advantage.


• Experience in precision engineering, manufacturing, injection moulding would be an advantage.


• Experience in medical device product development would be an advantage.


• Knowledge of design and development process and FMEA would be an advantage.


What Do We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

10 months ago
Production Technician
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$1800 to $2800 (Monthly)

Who We Are


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology start-up company based in Singapore. We specialize in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and development of ultrasensitive sensing platforms and systems. As our team continues to grow, we are constantly looking for talents to join our team across various departments. To support our commercialization and production, we are hiring a Production Technician to help drive our sensing platforms and systems production as part of our overall manufacturing capability. The Production Technician will work closely with Production leaders and team to set up the pilot line and eventually scaling up for mass production.


Featured Stories


(Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Minister S. Iswaran’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.facebook.com/SIswaran/videos/302616704860208/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html


Responsibilities


As a Production Technician, you will be entrusted with the hands-on manufacturing task of producing our sensing platforms, troubleshooting, and conducting quality checks according to ISO 13485 standards.



  • Perform routine production processes, identify faults and perform troubleshooting and process optimization to improve production efficiency and safety in preparation for mass production.

  • Perform QC on incoming materials and outgoing equipment to ensure that they meet all standards for safety and quality.

  • Assist in supply chain and inventory management to ensure that required materials are available for production, in accordance with the production schedule.

  • Support the compliance with ISO 13485 QMS, workshop safety procedures and SOPs.


Requirements



  • Vision driven; inquisitive about challenging the status-quo and creating something greater; passionate about solving the world’s greatest problem with innovative solutions

  • Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.

  • Committed and responsible; willing to learn, improve and take challenges.

  • NITEC/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, and/or related engineering fields.

  • Fine motor skills

  • Experience that would be advantages but not compulsory: automation, micro-controller programming, precision engineering, injection moulding, medical device, FMEA.

  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply.


What We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
IT and Database Manager
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$6000 to $7000 (Monthly)

Who We Are


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology start-up company based in Singapore. We specialize in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and development of ultrasensitive sensing platforms with in-house formulations. To support our rapid expansion, we are hiring a QC Chemist to undertake the full range of QC-related functions.


If you are passionate about working in a start-up environment and navigating through uncharted waters, this will be an excellent opportunity for you to grow personally and professionally.


See our product in the news (Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html


Role and responsibilities:



  • Manage the IT network infrastructure for the company, including but not limited to, corporate wifi network, IT requirement for staff, database management for product/research data.

  • Running regular checks on network and data security, and conducting regular system audits

  • Identifying and acting on opportunities to network and data security improve and update software and systems

  • Managing consultants and individual contributors

  • Ensuring cybersecurity for the company, and our products as a whole.

  • Interfacing with business customers and leadership to gather requirements and deliver complete IT-related matter, Data Engineering and Data Warehousing solutions.

  • Expanding the server and database structure according to the growing needs of the company.

  • Ensuring data protection and backup practices for the company’s database.

  • Overseeing and determining timeframes for major IT projects including system updates, upgrades, migrations and outages

  • Developing and implementing IT policy and best practice guidelines for the organisation

  • Managing and reporting on allocation of IT budget

  • Evangelizing solutions to drive adoption across the company

  • Hiring, developing, mentoring, and retaining a high performing team of engineers

  • Identifying patterns in company data usage to anticipate future needs and drive long-term solutions

  • Work with partners to build data flow and data management systems when product is deployed at new sites.

  • Own the architecture, product roadmap, product backlog, and support of products & solution involved.

  • Build and deliver data pipelines and data streams using open source technologies

  • Act as the technical liaison between team members, vendors, and stakeholders to define and clarify project scope and roadmaps

  • Need to be business savvy and outcome oriented, partner and drive alignment with cross functional teams on enterprise-wide initiatives.

  • Serve as a point of escalation for any project issues, identify roadblocks, develop mitigation plan and timely communicate project status to stakeholders

  • Maintains operational capabilities of computational assets as needed by project requirements.

  • Appropriately annotates project developed computer code/scripts with comments and through user guides/manuals.

  • Supports business development efforts as needed by drafting technical sections of proposals, providing proposal review, assessing levels of effort required to complete proposed work, and brainstorming technical solutions to client problems.


Requirements



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, or other data-related field.

  • Preferably 5+ years of experience with corporate IT management and database engineer / management.

  • 4+ years of experience with cybersecurity and working with cybersecurity vendors.

  • 4+ years of experience with working with complicated datasets; experience with relevant technologies and enterprise-level system implementations, such as data warehouses, ETL automation, BI visualization tools, and AWS cloud-based data management tools. Deep knowledge and experience in Date Engineering space using Python, AWS Technologies like AWS S3 (Data Lake), Athena, EMR, etc.

  • Software programming/scripting proficiency in Python, and/or other languages is an advantage.

  • Ability to plan sequence of experiments to answer complicated technical questions

  • Ability to collaborate and support co-workers in execution of a task

  • Working knowledge of statistics, experimental error, and quantification as it applies to scientific data

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences

  • Ability to work independently and to interact effectively with individuals on multi-disciplinary teams

  • Team player with a positive attitude.


What We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
QC Chemist
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$2800 to $3800 (Monthly)

Who We Are


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology start-up company based in Singapore. We specialize in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and development of ultrasensitive sensing platforms with in-house formulations. To support our rapid expansion, we are hiring a QC Chemist to undertake the full range of QC-related functions.


If you are passionate about working in a start-up environment and navigating through uncharted waters, this will be an excellent opportunity for you to grow personally and professionally.


See our product in the news (Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html


Responsibilities



  • Perform in-process quality control of nanoparticle production using various techniques such as UV-Vis Spectroscopy, Raman Spectroscopy and SEM.

  • Build Principal Component Analysis (PCA) models to support QC analysis.

  • Perform equipment/software/method validation and revalidation when necessary.

  • Follow Good Lab Practices (GLP), Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), standard operating procedures (SOPs).

  • Support the compliance with ISO 13485 QMS, laboratory safety procedures and SOPs.


Requirements



  • Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.

  • Committed and responsible.

  • Willing to learn, improve and take challenges.

  • Degree in Chemistry or relevant, fresh graduates are welcomed to apply


What we offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in the Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Software Engineer (Automation)
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$3500 to $5500 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Product Development Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.




Our product on the news (Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html




The Job


As a Software Engineer (Automation), you will develop, modify, and verify the software controlling medical devices. You will integrate in an interdisciplinary team to develop new product features and support current systems.



  • Design and develop new software features for our product.

  • Design and develop new software applications and procedures for quality control.

  • Verify and test software features before deployment.

  • Support customer systems remotely or in person to fix software bugs.

  • Manage and maintain the database and the IoT remote-connection platform.


The Requirement



  • Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.

  • Committed and responsible.

  • Willing to learn, improve and take challenges.

  • Degree in Computer Science, Mechatronics, Engineering or equivalent.

  • Python programming knowledge is a must. C++ is a plus.

  • 2-3 years of experience with instrumentation control software and/or developing device prototypes is a great advantage.

  • Experience with IoT platforms is a plus.

  • Self-driven attitude, capable of solving problems by oneself.

  • Team-player who is honest and kind to other team members.

  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced environment.


What Do We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Production Technician
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$2000 to $2800 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Product Development Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.


Our product on the news (Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html


The Job


· Develop and implement production processes that will improve the production efficiency and safety.


· Perform QC on incoming materials and outgoing equipment to ensure that they meet all standards for safety and quality.


· Assist in inventory management to ensure that required materials are available for production, in accordance with the production schedule.


· Implement workplace safety standards and ensuring that they are adhered to by all users of the workshop.


· Identify faults and perform troubleshooting wherever possible.


The Requirement


· Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.


· Committed and responsible.


· NITEC/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, and/or related engineering fields.


· Fine motor skills


· Experience in automation and micro-controller programming would be an advantage.


· Experience in precision engineering and injection moulding would be an advantage.


· Experience in medical device production would be an advantage.


· Knowledge of design and development process and FMEA would be an advantage.


What Do We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Production Technician
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$2000 to $2800 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Product Development Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.


Our product on the news (Source: Minister Ong Ye Kung’s social media, Changi Airport)


https://fb.watch/4zQ6qHVbWG/


https://www.changiairport.com/en/airport-guide/Covid-19/innovations.html


The Job


· Develop and implement production processes that will improve the production efficiency and safety.


· Perform QC on incoming materials and outgoing equipment to ensure that they meet all standards for safety and quality.


· Assist in inventory management to ensure that required materials are available for production, in accordance with the production schedule.


· Implement workplace safety standards and ensuring that they are adhered to by all users of the workshop.


· Identify faults and perform troubleshooting wherever possible.


The Requirement


· Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.


· Committed and responsible.


· NITEC/Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, and/or related engineering fields.


· Fine motor skills


· Experience in automation and micro-controller programming would be an advantage.


· Experience in precision engineering and injection moulding would be an advantage.


· Experience in medical device production would be an advantage.


· Knowledge of design and development process and FMEA would be an advantage.


What Do We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Facilities Executive/Manager
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$2500 to $4000 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Facilities Executive/Manager Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.




Our product on the news (Source: Straits Times)


https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/second-covid-19-breathalyser-system-approved-in-singapore




The Job


· Ensure smooth operation and maintenance of facilities and infrastructure


· Ensure smooth commissioning and maintenance of equipment and facilities


· Manage addition & alteration projects and get requirements from end-users and liaise with contractor to enable job completion towards successful installation of new equipment and laboratories.


· Support in implementation and regulation of the safety management system, and ensure inspections, trainings and meetings related to safety are documented.


· Coordinate between contractors and end users.


· Implement safety policies and regulations on works carried out on site.


· Assist users to tackle facilities and infrastructure issues.




Requirements:


· Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.


· Committed and responsible.


· Willing to learn, improve and take challenges.


· Experience in facilities management/ project management in a laboratory/manufacturing plant context.


· Experience in safety management in workplace; able to work closely with safety officers on projects/ issues.


· A course certificate in Facilities/Building Management will be preferred.


· Strong communication and teamwork skills.




What we offer:


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Inventory coordinator
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$2000 to $2800 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Store Executive to join our team to support the growing production of high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.




Our product on the news (Source: Straits Times)


https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/second-covid-19-breathalyser-system-approved-in-singapore




The Job


· Manage Chemical and Hardware store to ensure steady and timely production consistent to production plans.


· Manage logistics to fulfil orders/demands.


· Manage vendors and suppliers as well as oversee delivery of orders and materials.


· Purchase, receiving, inspection, storage and issuing of materials.


· Create and maintain inventory schedules/records and stock audit.


· Coordinate with internal stakeholders and keep up to date with and meet production goals and timeline.


· Ad-hoc assignments as and when required.




Requirements:


· Possess at least an ITE or Diploma in Logistics/Warehousing.


· Experience in managing a store in manufacturing setting and/or experience handling chemicals will be plus.


· Familiar with MS Office, especially MS Excel.


· Organised and meticulous.


· Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.


· Strong communication and teamwork skills.




What we offer:


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Product Development Intern (Mechatronics)
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$1200 to $2000 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Product Development Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.




Our product on the news (Source: Straits Times)


https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/second-covid-19-breathalyser-system-approved-in-singapore




The Job


· Apply principles of mechanics, electronics and computing to design and develop new products.


· Prepare drawings of 2D/3D mechanical components, assembly designs, rapid prototypes. Establish dimensional tolerance and stack-up analysis.


· Perform design failure mode analysis and developing risk control measures.


· Plan, implement, monitor project progress and report to product development team.


· Able to quickly fabricate and test prototype systems.


· Develop creative solutions to troubleshoot issues.


· Work closely with production team to design solutions for improved product production efficiency.




The Requirement


• Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.


• Committed and responsible.


• Willing to learn, improve and take challenges.


• Trained in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Product Design and/or related engineering fields.


• 1 – 2 years’ exposure to either mechanical design/electronic board customization/motorized robotic movements/product development…would be an advantage.


• Experience in design, CAD software and technical drawings


• Experience in automation and micro-controller programming would be an advantage.


• Experience in precision engineering, manufacturing, injection moulding would be an advantage.


• Experience in medical device product development would be an advantage.


• Knowledge of design and development process and FMEA would be an advantage.




What Do We Offer


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago
Product Development Engineer
SILVER FACTORY TECHNOLOGY PTE. LTD.

$2500 to $3500 (Monthly)

Who Are We


Silver Factory Technology is a nanotechnology spin-off company from NTU, specializing in the production of high-quality nanoparticles and manufacturing of ultrasensitive sensing platforms. Despite our young age, our company is ready to push the frontiers of sensing technology in food safety, gas-sensing and medical diagnostic. As our team at Silver Factory Technology continues to grow, we are looking for a Product Development Intern to join our team and design/develop high quality end-products containing our sensing platforms.




Our product on the news (Source: Straits Times)


https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/health/second-covid-19-breathalyser-system-approved-in-singapore




The Job


· Translate design goals and inputs into design features using 3D modelling software.


· Establish product design specifications, perform design failure mode, effective analysis of new products and develop test procedures according to ISO standard.


· Fabricate and test prototype systems in a timely manner.


· Work closely with precision engineering firms and manufacturers to translate designs into products.


· Analyze existing products to identify areas for improvement and updating current documentation.


· Develop creative solutions to troubleshoot issues.


· Work closely with production team to design solutions for improved product production efficiency.




Requirements:


· Pro-active, possess positive start-up energy and can-do attitude.


· Committed and responsible.


· Willing to learn, improve and take challenges.


· Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics, Product Design and/or related engineering fields.


· Experience with 3D modelling software and report writing programs.


· Experience in automation and micro-controller programming would be an advantage.


· Experience in precision engineering, manufacturing, injection moulding would be an advantage.


· Knowledge of design and development process and FMEA would be an advantage.


· Previous experience in product development would be an advantage.


· Strong communication and teamwork skills.


· Excellent math, creativity, and problem-solving skills.




What we offer:


You will be working in a dynamic start-up environment and a diverse team in tackling challenging yet rewarding tasks. You will be working on one of the most exciting fields in sensing and nanotechnology. Your skillsets and knowledge obtained will be highly valuable in Industrial 4.0 era.

a year ago