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Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Boston Dynamics

Boston Dynamics

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops advanced mobile manipulation robots

Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation

Senior, Expert

Waltham, MA, USA

Category
Robotics and Automation Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Required Skills
CAD
Communications
SolidWorks
FEM/FEA
Requirements
  • BSME and 5+ years of relevant experience
  • 2+ years of experience in a professional and product-driven environment
  • Development of complex machines through trade studies, system design, analysis, and iteration
  • Expertise in the design of mechanisms and high performance, production friendly, structures
  • Advanced CAD user (Catia, NX, Solidworks, etc.), including FEA and topology optimization
  • A working knowledge of ASME drafting standards including GD&T, (Y14.5-2018)
  • Transitioning early designs to products [NPI, EVT, DVT]
  • Design for casting, sheet metal, stamping, hydroforming
  • Soft skills: creative and team first thinking, excellent attention to detail, strong technical communication
Responsibilities
  • Interpret open-ended project requirements and distill into pragmatic sets of specifications for new designs
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary stakeholders and teammates to dream up, design, and develop prototype robots to achieve ambitious design targets
  • Develop new concepts and perform analysis on designs while considering constraints from multiple disciplines with a product-oriented focus
  • Create CAD models, drawings, specifications, assembly documentation, and test plans for parts and assemblies
  • Troubleshoot issues, determine root causes, design and implement corrective and preventative solutions
  • Manage and work with outside vendors for components and assemblies that require outsourcing
  • Expertly manage more than one project concurrently while still meeting deadlines
  • High level of technical communication proficiency
  • Adapt quickly to changing project needs with a team first mindset

Boston Dynamics specializes in developing advanced mobile manipulation robots with exceptional mobility, dexterity, perception, and agility, leveraging sensor-based controls and computation to unleash the potential of complex mechanisms. The company's focus includes prototyping new concepts, conducting build-test-build engineering, field testing, and transforming successful designs into robot products, with the goal of redefining the capabilities of robots using sensor-based controls and computation.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$38.8M

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Founded

1992

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

53%