[robotics-worldwide] [jobs]<Mechanical Exoskeleton Designer in Austin, Tx>
Austin, Texas is one of the fastest growing technology centers in the U.S. and Apptronik Systems is in the middle of the action. Come join our team and join 10 other individuals building world-class robotic systems. We are located in North Austin right next to the Domain.
Apptronik specializes in the development and integration of legged robotic systems and robotic human exoskeletons. Our expertise centers around advanced mobile articulated robots using high-performance actuators and distributed control systems. Our vision is to engineer these highly versatile robotic systems to augment the productivity, autonomy, and safety of humans over a broad spectrum of applications. We're looking for highly motivated and talented engineers with hands-on experience and a passion for robotics to join our team.
The applicant will be serving as a lead designer for an advanced exoskeleton to enhance and augment human performance.
3 - 5 years experience designing electrically actuated robotic systems
Experience developing exoskeleton devices
Experience with high-precision machine design
Strong background in structural analysis, FEA, and thermodynamics
Strong analytic and creative design skills
Excellent communication and documentation skills
Proficient with Solidworks or similar CAD design tool
Ability to manage an interdisciplinary technical team
Nice to have:
Experience with humanoid or exoskeleton robotic systems
Familiarity with feedback control systems
Familiarity with Series Elastic Actuation