6 months ago
Aurora Flight Sciences is a world-leader in developing robot hardware for new aerospace applications. We develop and apply state-of-the-art technologies in sensing, actuation, planning, design, and system verification & validation to bring innovative robot prototypes to life.
The Senior Robotics Engineer contributes to conceptualizing, designing, building, testing, and demonstrating robot prototypes, in dynamic simulation, controlled lab settings, hardware-in-the-loop aircraft simulations, and in flight on full-scale aircraft.
The Senior Robotics Engineer has the requisite experience, maturity, and communication skills to lead proposal, planning and execution of large R&D programs up to and including full-scale system or flight testing.
The Senior Robotics Engineer has extensive knowledge in the development of industrial robots and/or aerospace prototypes, and can lead the validation efforts on immediate and future Aurora Robotics programs.
10+ years of industrial experience in advanced robotics/actuation development.
Must be a US Person (citizen or permanent resident)
Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in at least one of the following. Candidates should be fluent in a majority of the following:
Electromechanical system design
Low-level motor control
Acceptance testing of physical robot hardware
Real-time control of multi-DOF robots
Candidates must have strong written and oral communication ability.
Candidates should have a zeal for working on high-functioning and diverse teams and for making real systems work.
Occasionally required to travel
Occasionally required to work non-business hours to support experiments and travel to customer sites
Aurora Flight Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer