Mechatronics Engineers and Creative Technologists

Mechatronics Engineers and Creative Technologists
 

Are you a creative tinkerer who loves working on cool projects? A hacker at heart? Do you live for the feeling of satisfaction that comes from seeing complex systems come together? We are seeking entry level creative technologists who are local to the greater Los Angeles area to work on-site at our South Bay location on a project to project basis.  This role has the potential to become full time for qualified individuals.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • 2+ years of hands-on experience (in a formal or informal setting) with:

    • Development of electronic systems and interfacing to mechanical systems

    • Programming microprocessors for control of animatronics, lights/sounds, R/C or other technologies

    • Working with a variety of equipment including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, and multi-meters

  • Must be comfortable working with basic digital and analog electrical circuits and systems

  • Should have basic programming skills and knowledge of Arduino and other microcontrollers

  • A team player who can interface regularly with creative and technical people and can understand multiple facets of a project in a fast-paced environment

  • A curious mind, with a passion for learning and applying new concepts and technical skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure, adhere to tight deadlines and follow guidelines, processes and schedules

  • Adaptable to a high-growth environment and developing higher level project planning skills including:

    • Determining project/system requirements

    • Creative problem solving to figure out the most efficient approach

    • Estimating effort required

    • Guiding the project to completion on-time and in budget

If you have experience with ANY of the following, you may be the right fit:

  • Working knowledge of:

    • Microcontroller development

    • Creative Coding

    • Electric motors (servo, stepper, linear, DC and AC)

    • Power distribution

    • Programmable LEDs

    • Mechatronics

    • Unity

    • openFrameworks

  • Proficiency in any of the following languages:

    • C++

    • C#

    • Embedded C

    • Java

    • JavaScript

    • Python

    • Octave

    • MATLAB

Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply, send us an email by clicking the button below. Please, include your resume and portfolio.