: Mechanical Engineering Co-op (Fall 2020)

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 
Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Victoria
Product Marketing Specialist

"iRobot means a lot to me: innovation, passion and creativity; it's exciting to work in a field that's always evolving and you're watching all of these new products come forward into the market"

Dominic
Sr. Manager, Consumer Insights

"Having fun and working hard, but also really enjoying the fact that you can work with some really smart people and the combination of their ideas and your ideas is going to make something that's never been experienced before."

Jasper
Manager, Software Engineering

"What I really like about iRobot is our culture, we've done team building events where we've built slingshots out of PVC piping - we're all about collaboration"

Sushmita
Director, Strategic Sourcing

"We're working in a dynamic company that's growing very fast, so we're all empowered to make decisions - we talk about our priorities, how we have to adapt if something changes and that allows us to make the correct decisions, make them fast and allow the company to be successful"