Robot Operations Engineer

104 - Operations · Mountain View, California
Department 104 - Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Knightscope is seeking a dedicated, detail-oriented and driven Robot Operations Engineer to join our team. Your main focus will be addressing software and system level issues within the Knightscope fleet nationwide, along with added responsibilities in developing and maintaining tools to support the Operations team. The position will also be responsible for integrating with cross-functional teams and maintaining a strong bridge between the Engineering and Operations.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide an engineering/technical solution to daily issues faced in Operations
  • Be able to triage and analyze any systemic failures with our fleet of robots
  • Develop tools to optimize Network Operations and Deployments
  • Regularly audit the robot fleet for performance and provide solutions for improvement
  • Be able to perform remote diagnostics and support personnel on-site at a robot for service
  • Provide technical guidance and enforce best practices in managing a large fleet of robots

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelors or higher degree in CS, CE, EE or ME
  • Experience working on Linux based systems
  • Some programming experiences
  • QA experience in hardware/robotics fields
  • Independent self-starter; positive approach to new challenges; fast learner
  • Willing to get hands dirty to work on robots
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Get-things-done attitude
  • Not waiting around to be told what to do!


NICE TO HAVE

  • Experience working with robots or autonomous vehicles
  • Can fluently speak the robotics lingo
  • Experience with ROS
  • Knowledge about networking - Wifi/Cellular; Linux network settings
  • Electronics experience (soldering; crimping; working with batteries etc.)
  • Comfortable handling power tools; not afraid to work on robot hardware
  • Experience in a start-up environment


LOCATION

  • Remote Work-from-Home (in the U.S.) Flexibility Available. 

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  • Location
    Mountain View, California
  • Department
    104 - Operations
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level