: Spring 2021: Mechanical Engineering Co-op (Undergraduate)
8 Crosby Drive Bedford
Bedford, MA 01730

Employee Testimonials

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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
Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Danielle Dean
Technical Director of Machine Learning

"I love how much iRobot emphasizes learning, risk-taking, and innovation, and gives me the opportunity to work with different people."

Eva Moscat
Manager, Software Engineering

"Every day I feel challenged – whether it’s technical problem solving, or getting my team up to speed on a new project and making sure they are happy, motivated, and developing in their careers."

Emiko Komori
Corporate Counsel

"Collaborating with people who are very passionate and dedicated to building products that bring joy and ‘wow!’ to customers is my favorite part of my job."

Brandon Rohrer
Principal Data Scientist

"iRobot is a wonderland for a data scientist. Our data helps us enhance our customers’ experiences by better understanding their needs and delivering new solutions to exceed their expectations."

Victoria Liceaga
Manager, Product Marketing

"The Global Marketing group is dynamic and lively. We are always moving fast to plan for new products, execute seasonal campaigns, and pivot based on changes in the market. We are so fortunate to be marketing products that our customers love as much as we do and that add real value to their lives."

Eric Burbank
Principal Mechanical Engineer

"The hardware engineering group at iRobot is incredibly innovative and fun to work with. We have a full range of engineers with many diversified talents. Everyone is incredibly willing to share their expertise and help out on challenges."

Evn Tomeny
Manager of Enterprise Collaboration

"The collaborative nature of the team is refreshing. Everyone works together to find interesting solutions to complicated problems, and contributions are appreciated from anywhere. Because of the diverse set of backgrounds and experiences, you’ll often find answers where you least expect them!"

Michelle Gattuso
VP Portfolio & Digital Product Management

"iRoboteers know that their contributions matter. They are always doing what they can to make things better and deliver great products that customers will love. We know we’ve had a hand in changing the world and it shows in our drive and determination to keep moving forward."

Lauren Stern
Principal Design Researcher

"Our team is unique because we have so many disciplines within the Design department. Owning and using a robot is a multi-faceted experience, and we all work together to create that experience for our users. The cross-discipline collaboration is really special. It’s a group of funny, enthusiastic, creative, kind people."

Sushmita Bawari
Director, Strategic Sourcing

"It’s great to have the opportunity to manage a global team and work with suppliers from all around the world. It really helps you appreciate how inter-connected everything is."