Full-Time

Senior Industrial Designer

Updated on 5/24/2024

Apptronik

Apptronik

51-200 employees

Develops robots for logistics and manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation

Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Unreal Engine
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design, Product Design, or equivalent field of study.
  • 7+ years of Industrial/Product Design experience, ideally within the manufacturing or robotics industry
  • Proven experience in industrial design with a strong portfolio showcasing tasteful, innovative and user-centric designs.
  • Excellent concept generation and ideation skills.
  • Proficiency in CAD software such as Fusion, Alias, Solidworks or equivalent.
  • Strong 3D rendering skills (in tools such as Keyshot, Blender, Unreal Engine or equivalent) in order to visualize and communicate design proposals.
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes, materials, and their implications on design.
Responsibilities
  • Concept generation and ideation through 2D or 3D sketching, modeling and rendering.
  • Developing concepts into refined CAD design data.
  • Collaborate with engineering departments to iterate on and validate design concepts, offer creative solutions to complex problems and add refinement to tightly constrained structural components.
  • Take a considered and strategic approach to design by working with departments across the organization to understand and develop product and user requirements.
  • Create 3D printed prototypes of concepts for evaluation, critique and further development.
  • Produce high-quality renders that aid in decision-making, as well as expressing your vision to the team and wider business.

Apptronik specializes in building versatile robots for logistics, manufacturing, and construction, designed to work alongside humans and address labor shortages, high turnover, workers' comp claims, and work-related injuries. The company's robots are focused on accomplishing tasks that humans prefer not to do, with a forthcoming product named Apollo.

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$19.6M

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

33%

2 year growth

100%