Sr. Robotics Product Engineer - Massachusetts


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Applications Close - End of Day: 08-07-2017


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Job Description

Are you inspired by invention? Is problem solving through teamwork in your DNA? Do you like the idea of seeing how your work impacts the bigger picture? Answer yes to any of these and you’ll fit right in here at Amazon Robotics. We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even imagine yet. We invent new improvements every day. We are Amazon Robotics and we will give you the tools and support you need to invent with us in ways that are rewarding, fulfilling and fun.

Amazon Robotics is seeking a talented and self-motivated Senior Robotics Product Engineer to help create new automation solutions that improve overall system efficiencies through the use of advanced technologies. The ideal candidate will have experience conceptualizing, developing, and evaluating novel electro-mechanical systems. This position reports directly to the Sr. Manager of Robotic System Engineering.

The Sr. Robotics Product Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Evaluating and identifying improvements to solution designs with specific domain focus on robotics and automation
  • Creating new, innovative mechatronic systems
  • Developing advanced technology platforms that can be broadly applied
  • Evaluating total system cost of ownership for new robotics opportunities
  • Documenting detailed product requirements
  • Interfacing with engineering managers, product management, and/or program management to drive new product development programs from concept to production
  • Maintaining high level of communications with cross-functional team, and partners

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS Robotics, Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering (or similar field)
  • 8+ years of product development experience with emphasis on electromechanical automation equipment
  • Detailed system modeling experience and demonstrable experience using these models to drive design trades and design requirements
  • Broad exposure to mechanical, electrical, firmware and control systems design and development practices including common engineering tools used for such efforts with detailed knowledge and expertise in at least one of the areas
  • Deep understanding of the business and end user needs, and can proficiently translate those needs into the right technology solution
  • Resolves complex issues in creative, efficient, and effective ways
  • Brings a department and company-wide perspective to detailed technical decisions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent written (white papers) and oral communication skills
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Customer focused

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