Senior Staff Mechanical Engineer

Posted on 5/2/2024

Agility Robotics

Agility Robotics

201-500 employees

Develops autonomous logistics robots for warehouses

Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation


Oakland, CA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
  • 10+ years of mechanical design experience with 2+ years of robotics design
  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent, minimum requirement)
  • Demonstrated experience in mechanism design, packaging, and knowledge of various types of motors, encoders, sensors, power transmission, and drive-train-related components
  • Proven experience designing and building mechanisms and assemblies, ideally with a background in robotics
  • Demonstrated experience in mechanical analysis including modeling tolerance stacks, static and dynamic analysis, FEA and thermal analysis
  • Skilled in conflict resolution and team development
  • Ability to be on-site at Agility’s design facility as needed (minimum 4 days per month and as needed to support design activities, reviews, prototype testing, etc.)
  • Act as a mechanical engineering architect and lead major subsystem design
  • Own architecture, design, implementation, testing, and commercialization for relevant hardware subsystems
  • Drive engineering specifications from product requirements and work cross functionally to align engineering specifications with different domains
  • Create subsystem CAD and ensure quality
  • Lead cross-functional design reviews
  • Drive the development of specifications, requirements, test methods and protocols through formal verification to ensure functionality, safety and efficacy of design

Working at Agility Robotics offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the forefront of robotic technologies specifically designed for practical and autonomous applications in logistics and distribution centers. This company not only champions a culture of scientific innovation but also excels in developing robots like Digit that safely enhance productivity in human-centric environments. Joining their team means becoming part of a pioneering movement that integrates advanced robotics into everyday industrial operations with a focus on safety and efficiency.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



Tangent, Oregon



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth