[robotics-worldwide] Robot Test Engineer opening at Meka Robotics

Aaron Edsinger edsinger at mekabot.com
Fri Jun 29 12:05:42 PDT 2012

San Francisco based Meka Robotics seeks a disciplined, creative, and 
motivated robotics test engineer to lead the design of test processes 
and tools to validate robot actuators, sensors, and mechanical 
structures. An ideal candidate will have professional experience with 
hardware test engineering, will span the mechanical, electrical, and 
software disciplines, and will have a hands-on knack for debugging 
mechanical systems.

Roles and Responsibilities:

    * Implement formal test processes across multiple hardware intensive 
research programs
    * Design and write software code to operate test benches for 
durability and production testing
    * Mechanical design of test fixtures
    * Run HALT tests, analyze data, and generate test reports with 
conclusions & risk assessment

Desired Experience:

    * Masters or equivalent in ME, EE, or CS
    * Strong experience programming ROS based software
    * Strong experience with Python and Linux scripting
    * Professional experience with FMEA and HALT based analysis
    * Linux and GCC tools
    * SolidWorks, Matlab, and Excel
    * Experience with mill, lathe, lasercutter, and 3D printer

This is a full-time position with salary DOE.  Meka Robotics is located 
on the edge of the Dog Patch district in San Francisco, near the 22nd 
St. CalTrain station. Please submit a resume and any supporting material 
such as design portfolios to jobs at mekabot.com.

No phone calls and no recruiters please.

Aaron Edsinger, Ph.D.
Meka Robotics

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