Mechanical Engineer

Carnegie Robotics is seeking creative, energetic and driven Mechanical Engineers with strong hands-on product development skills to work on a variety of interesting and challenging robotic perception and control projects. This position provides the opportunity to join a team of talented veterans in the robotics field and to design advanced sensors and autonomous robots from the ground up. The ideal applicant for this position has brains, creativity, and strong experience developing robotic components and sub-systems.  We seek candidates who take pride in building solid, rigorously tested systems. 

Carnegie Robotics offers a very competitive benefits package. Due to the nature of some of our work, all applicants must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents to be considered.

We seek entry-level, experienced, and Senior Mechanical Engineer candidates with:

  • Product design background, including design work that integrates mechanisms and electronics.
  • Experience working with Software and Electrical Engineers to design, develop, and test products.
  • Strong facility with CAD tools (SolidWorks is preferred).
  • Solid background in engineering analysis including bearing life, motor loads, material selection, static and dynamic load cases.
  • Experience doing COTS trade studies and make-versus-buy decisions.  

Ideal candidates will have seen robotics and mechanical challenges before and will additionally have: 

  • Experience with passive thermal design & analysis, environmental sealing, FEA, and custom gear trains.
  • Familiarity with GD&T drawings, BOM management, and releasing products to a production group.
  • Working knowledge of at least one programming language.
  • Experience in production-level designing and testing methods.

Application Process:

Please apply at the following link:

Please be prepared to include the following materials:

  • Resume
  • Short statement as to why you think you have what is needed for this position. 
  • A work sample or design portfolio.
  • Two current references (including email, phone and basis for reference). We will contact your references and verify that you have the drive, attitude and skills to succeed as a Mechanical Engineer in our environment.

Carnegie Robotics is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes applications from all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable laws and Carnegie Robotics’ employment policies.