Mechatronics Engineer I

We are looking for a skilled Mechatronics Engineer to help us forward our research into production robots and applications. Qualified applicants must have a love for building, the required engineering background and experience in electrical or mechanical aspects of robotic chassis design.


  • Work on design and development of chassis involving various electro-mechanical elements
  • Quickly build prototypes and proof of concepts to explore design feasibility
  • Work on designs including various mechanical elements including motors, gears, servos, sensors, bearings, actuators etc.
  • Make recommendations for sensor/component selection
  • Work with other engineers to create wholistic hardware and software design
  • Create clear and concise diagrams to communicate with other engineers
  • Identify roadblocks in design and provide usable suggestions to mitigate them
  • Help prepare test environments and test data
  • Assist with designs for controller software as necessary
  • Conduct design reviews and take ideas from concept to reality
  • Work with team to take research into production machines with an eye on cost and durability
  • Collaborate with management and the development teams to help projects meet their deadlines
  • Assist the company in securing and maintaining intellectual property
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (EE), Computer Engineering (CE), Mechanical Engineering (ME), Robotics, Mechatronics, or related field
  • Experience with development of Motion Control Systems, sensors, motors, gears, bearings, actuators, servo
  • Hands-on experience in mechanical, electrical, software design, and fabrication
  • Proficiency with additive manufacturing such as 3D printing for prototyping etc.
  • Proficiency with subtractive manufacturing, machining, CNC etc.
  • Proficiency with blender or 3D modeling tools
  • Proficiency with 3D modeling CAD software (SolidWorks or Fusion360)
  • Knowledge of programming languages like C++, Matlab, and Python
  • Proficient with using lab equipment for designing, building and testing
  • Detail oriented with an emphasis on design documentation and summary report generation
  • Ability to perform tests on product designs and prototypes, debug systems, and conduct optimization
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • Strong work ethic and demonstrated ability to work in a dynamic team environment
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United States; no visa sponsorship is available for this position
  • This is an onsite position requiring use of some 3D printing and fabrication tools in our robotics shop. Remote work is not available for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • An interest in building amazing technology
  • Proficient in circuit analysis
  • Experience with IMUs and microcontrollers
  • Experience with SolidWorks, Fusion360 or similar modeling tool
  • Proficient in circuit analysis
  • Willingness to learn new platforms
  • Good multi-tasking and adaptability