Mechanical Design Engineer

American Robotics is an industrial drone company based in Boston, MA. We are designing and building a cloud-connected, autonomous drone scout for commercial agriculture.

We are seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to assist in the design, fabrication and manufacturing of our unique, industrial-grade drone system and its sub-systems. The mechanical design engineer will work with the hardware and software engineers to design/redesign various elements of our system from concept through manufacturing.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BS, MS, or PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Product Design, or related field
  • Strong expertise in design, modeling, prototyping and fabrication of parts, assemblies, and systems
  • Strong proficiency in Solidworks, or similar CAD software
  • Experience in designing, fabricating and testing robotics or automation products
  • At least 2 years of experience designing industrial or robotics products


Desirable Qualifications: 

  • Experience integrating mechanical, electrical and software components and sub-systems
  • Experience with optics, image sensors, and similar precision components
  • Experience with small-lot manufacturing and related optimizations
  • Experience with system integration and testing, test plan development and execution
  • Experience with drones and/or similar autonomous robotics.




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