Installation Engineer

San Francisco /
Installation Operations /
Full Time
What we do
Bumblebee makes space for what matters. Using precision robotics and software, we transform unused space by moving furniture and storage into the ceiling. Take a look at our website to see it first-hand.

We are a team from diverse backgrounds with a shared vision for making housing affordable, desirable and sustainable. Bumblebee makes space in homes, cities and the planet for more flora and fauna.

Bumblebee is a Series A company backed by some of the best VCs in the business.  We are currently scaling all our teams while preparing to bring our product to the world at an ambitious scale. We operate with an open culture with no bureaucracy and pointless meetings. In our work, we build to think and remain deeply centered on first principles and user empathy. We’re searching for driven, talented, and engaged team-members. Please reach out if this speaks to you!

Role Summary:
In this role you will serve as a key technical member of the Bumblebee Installation Team, with the mission to optimize the installation process and bring our system to as many people as possible. You will work at the intersection between Design, Engineering Testing and Installation Operations.

You will work design and document processes and apply your technical experience to propose and prototype ways to improve the Bumblebee installation process. You will work closely with the engineering team to build and scale these solutions. In addition, you will work directly on-site during customer installations guiding a team of installation technicians

An ideal candidate will be a creative, dynamic out-of-the-box thinker who loves challenges and can apply solid engineering fundamentals. Excellent written and verbal communication are a must. Members of our team display a rock-solid work ethic, are team oriented, and creative

Develop and optimize the installation, testing, and calibration process
Design fixtures as needed to aid in testing of the bumblebee systems to be ready for installation
Document procedures and methods for troubleshooting issues in the field
Evaluate the design of parts and provide feedback on the engineering as it pertains to installation
Identify and communicate issues with regards to installation and safety
- Create new standard operating procedures to be implemented into the field.
Develop technical documentation including Work Instructions, manuals, component level instructions for installations

5+  years engineering experience
Fundamental understanding of general building construction
Experience overseeing work and directing others to meet deadlines
Prototyping skills
Strong organization skills
Computer skills; Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point
Excellent written and verbal communication skills required
Excellent customer service skills