Full-Time

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

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Covariant

Covariant

51-200 employees

AI robotics platform for automated logistics

AI & Machine Learning
Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation

Senior

Oakland, CA, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
CAD
Communications
SolidWorks
FEM/FEA
Requirements
  • At least 7-12 years experience designing mechanical industrial components
  • Bachelor’s level degree in Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineering or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Onshape or Solidworks & implementing data management workflows
  • DFX, FMEA, vendor selection, fabrication documentation, GD&T
  • Selection and integration of pneumatic & electric actuators
  • Harness design, wiring & PCB integration
  • Strong grasp of analytical methods (FEA)
  • Highly familiar with quick-turn manufacturing and rapid prototyping
  • Strong cross-functional communication, documentation, and presentation skills
Responsibilities
  • Design and iterate on components & mechatronic subsystems for deployment at customer sites
  • Lead design and development work from concept through production for mid-scale volumes
  • Design and integrate actuated mechanisms and pneumatics for automated robotic material handling applications
  • Integrate custom sensors and electronic assemblies into industrial-grade components
  • Develop and lead the design of experiments for validation of component functionality & robustness
  • Consolidate and parameterize component designs for ease of configuration and scalability
  • Lead the development of the internal roadmap for standardized components & subsystem module space
  • Work with vendors and in a shop environment for prototyping and iterating on designs
  • Evangelize best practices for CAD, data management, documentation, and communication

Covariant specializes in the development of the Covariant Brain, an AI robotics platform trained on millions of picks from Covariant robots, enabling autonomous picking of various SKUs and items. The platform offers solutions for high-speed sortation, automated induction, robotic picking, assembly, and depalletization, aiming to build a universal AI for real-world operations.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$222M

Headquarters

Berkeley, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

5%

2 year growth

63%

Benefits

Health, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family

Unlimited time off Flexible work hours

Lunch and dinner each day

401(k) plan and match