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Robotics Engineer

Remote
4 months ago
Full time role

Company

Kodama is developing technology to improve climate resilience and carbon storage in forests. We're tackling this challenge end-to-end by automating machinery, ...

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Job Description

As robotics engineer, you will oversee all aspects of machine autonomy. This includes sensor selection and integration, machine communications, computing, navigation, and obstacle detection. You will play a key role in building first-of-a-kind forest autonomy, enabling wildfire resilience and carbon storage.

 

Responsibilities
  • Developing forest robotics systems for heavy equipment

  • Delivering usable and/or demo-able products on a weekly basis

  • Establishing feedback and insights from simulation, on-equipment, tele-operation, and integration testing

  • Working in an agile development environment

  • Coordinating with partners and vendors to ensure cost, time, quality, and regulatory requirements met

  • Spend time in the forest operations gathering feedback and injecting it into the design(s)

  • Mentoring and training

 

Basic Qualifications
  • End-to-end robotics engineering experience and capabilities across multiple generations of products

  • Experience with complex, integrated hardware/software systems solving challenging problems and implementing solutions in real-world scenarios

  • Excellent communicator, able to create effective artifacts, such as block diagrams, design documents, and requirements, to enable teams to collaborate on complex products and drive solutions

  • Ability to resolve issues in creative, efficient, and effective ways

  • First-principles thinker who has invented novel solutions to technical problems

  • Experience with creating complex electromechanical systems enable with software

  • BS in Robotics, Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, or equivalent

 

Bonus Point Qualifications
  • Software and hardware test development

  • Creating software hardware in the loop integration and unit tests

  • Development and production version control, PLM, MCAD, and ECAD

  • Analysis experience on complex mission critical systems

  • MS/PhD in Robotics, Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, or equivalent

 

Perks and Benefits
  • Generous stock options. We’re an early-stage company and we want you to benefit from the financial upside.

  • Flexible time off. We’re a small, flexible team. Work hard and take time off when you need it.

  • Stay healthy. Health insurance reimbursement for you and your family.

  • Learn on the job. Annual conference budget, including airfare and hotel costs.

  • Spend time in nature. This role enables you to spend time in national forests!

Kodama is developing technology to improve climate resilience and carbon storage in forests. We're tackling this challenge end-to-end by automating machinery, ...

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