Sr. Mechanical Engineer

Suwanee, GA, USA
2 - Robot System Integration – Integration Team /
Full Time, ENG JD /
On-site
Mujin is the future of industrial robotic systems in production and distribution environments. Our technology gives robots perception and awareness, enabling them to take on more advanced tasks. Our aim is to revolutionize the use of robotics within industry to free human resources from labor intensive tasks to focus on more intellectual challenges. 

Mujin is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Sr. Mechanical Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a Sr. Mechanical Engineer at Mujin, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with a world-class team of doers, tackling challenging technical problems to deliver cutting-edge solutions. This role requires a unique blend of engineering expertise, problem-solving skills, curiosity, innovation, leadership, and effective communication. We are looking for a professional who can provide integration leadership for robotic solution deployments, offering both remote and onsite support. While your primary focus will be on projects in North America, there will be exciting opportunities to collaborate closely with our colleagues in China and Japan. 
  

Responsibilities:

    • Set up and configure various components including industrial robots, demo cells, end effectors, cameras, lighting, compressed air systems, robot controllers, and vision systems, ensuring seamless integration and functionality 
    • Conduct engaging robot systems demonstrations for our valued customers, showcasing the capabilities of our cutting-edge technologies and providing technical explanations 
    • Offer technical support for systems deployed to remote customer sites, ensuring smooth operation and addressing any issues that may arise promptly and effectively 
    • Assist in the installation and configuration of the Mujin controller and other equipment at customer sites, ensuring seamless integration into existing systems and troubleshooting any compatibility or connectivity issues 
    • Utilize your mechanical engineering expertise to design and create custom metal parts for fabrication, such as robot hands, robot cells, robot pedestals, demo frames, camera mounting plates, and vacuum gripper parts, ensuring optimal performance and reliability 

Requirements:

    • Demonstrated positive attitude and ability to thrive in an environment of rapid change, coupled with a natural curiosity and keen observational skills in the workplace, enabling you to quickly identify and solve complex problems 
    • Bachelor's degree in Robotics, Mechatronics, or Mechanical Engineering, providing a strong foundation for this role, with a focus on robotics and automation 
    • A minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, showcasing your expertise in the field and a track record of successfully delivering robotics projects
    • A minimum of 5 years of people management experience
    • Proficiency in industrial mechanical design, with the ability to generate CAD models or system layouts. Familiarity with AutoDesk Inventor and AutoCAD is a plus, allowing you to effectively design and optimize robotic systems 
    • Ability to read and interpret specification sheets, as well as procure necessary mechanical components from suppliers, ensuring adherence to project requirements and specifications 
    • Experience in the safeguarding, maintenance, and manipulation of industrial robots, ensuring their optimal performance and safety in various applications 
    • Willingness to travel up to 35% of the year, as required by project demands, allowing you to provide onsite support and engage with customers effectively 

Preferred:

    • Hands-on experience with the creation of tasks for six and seven-axis robot arms, conveyor belt systems, industrial sensors, manufacturing processes, CNC, robotic tooling, and related areas, enabling you to design and optimize complex robotic workflows 
    • Previous work experience in design and research and development within a manufacturing or logistics-related company, providing valuable insights and expertise in implementing robotic solutions in real-world settings 
    • Familiarity with industrial safety best practices concerning robotic systems, ensuring adherence to safety standards and guidelines. Membership in RIA is a plus 
    • Experience with pneumatic systems and the ability to perform capacity sizing of such systems, allowing you to effectively design and optimize pneumatic subsystems for robotic applications 
Since our expansion to North America, we have encountered substantial demand for our groundbreaking robotics technology. If you're seeking a job in cutting-edge robotics and automation, Mujin offers an exciting opportunity to work with state-of-the-art technology and be at the forefront of the industry's advancements. As part of the Mujin team, you will have the opportunity to work with some of the leaders in the robotics space, as we work together to change the face of industrial automation.   
 
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