Mechanical Engineering Intern

  • iRobot Corporation
  • Bedford, MA, USA
  • Oct 23, 2019
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Description

Teamwork, not just tech work. We are tech futurists and business geniuses. Together, we solve problems to make daily life easier. We are looking for a few more great minds to join our team as we continue to grow one of the world's leading consumer robot companies. 

Together, we empower people to do more. 

Introduction 

Responsibilities:

  • Test and evaluate robotic components
  • Assemble and/or refurbish robots for field testing
  • Drive robots and provide feedback on performance-related issues
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) support for design changes, including submission of changes through the Engineering Review Board and Change Control Board
  • Analysis of robotic components
  • Design and manufacture test fixtures for engineers
  • Develop test metrics and evaluate new designs
  • Write reports to document how the robot satisfies a given requirement

Qualifications:

  • Outstanding academic record
  • Broad scholastic experience in multiple disciplines
  • Experience with various manufacturing methods including machine shop equipment and 3D printing
  • Aptitude and desire to work in a dynamic environment in a self-motivated, action-oriented fashion
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Comfortable exploring work tasks, seeking out answers, and working independently when necessary
  • Strong interpersonal skills track record and excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated organizational, planning and prioritization skills

Responsibilities:

  • Test and evaluate robotic components
  • Assemble and/or refurbish robots for field testing
  • Drive robots and provide feedback on performance-related issues
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) support for design changes, including submission of changes through the Engineering Review Board and Change Control Board
  • Analysis of robotic components
  • Design and manufacture test fixtures for engineers
  • Develop test metrics and evaluate new designs
  • Write reports to document how the robot satisfies a given requirement

Qualifications:

  • Outstanding academic record
  • Broad scholastic experience in multiple disciplines
  • Experience with various manufacturing methods including machine shop equipment and 3D printing
  • Aptitude and desire to work in a dynamic environment in a self-motivated, action-oriented fashion
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Comfortable exploring work tasks, seeking out answers, and working independently when necessary
  • Strong interpersonal skills track record and excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated organizational, planning and prioritization skills 

Experience level of the applicant we want

Undergraduate, College / Sixth form, High School