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Robotics Test and Evaluation Engineer



London, UK
Posted on Thursday, February 9, 2023
Engineering · London, England

Robotics Test and Evaluation Engineer

Join us in this newly created position as a Robotics Test and Evaluation Engineer, where you’ll own our new state-of-the-art lab at our London HQ. You’ll get hands on with everything from motion capture systems to commercial manufacturing robots, and everything in between!

  • A chance to work in a fascinating industry. Other companies say they’re cutting edge; we’re literally at the forefront of spatial intelligence and robotics.
  • Packed with benefits and perks, including remote working, enhanced employer pension contributions, unlimited private coaching sessions with More Happi, frequent social events, cash to spend on your home setup, and more.
  • An opportunity to own and grow our test lab, and get hands on with some of the most exciting and innovative products in the computer vision realm.

The top line

As part of our endless expansion, we’ve taken over more space in our building to build a world class test lab, consisting of a motion capture system, robotic arms and other exciting prototypes. Behind the closed doors of the lab, you’ll be experimenting with and validating all sorts of new and exciting products that we’re in the process of developing.

The good stuff

  • Flexible hybrid working (this role requires you to be based in our London office for most of your duties. There will be times you can work elsewhere but you’ll need to be able to get to the office with little notice).
  • 25 days’ holiday a year plus 8 UK public holidays – plus bonus time off between Christmas and New Year.
  • Enhanced employer pension contributions
  • Private health insurance
  • Meaningful equity in a fast growing business
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Generous professional and personal development budget, including unlimited private coaching sessions with More Happi.
  • Frequent team social events, free weekly team lunches, snacks and a fully stocked drinks fridge at our Borough HQ.
  • Your own company card for getting equipment, training, books, snacks, coffee
  • £500 to spend on your work from home setup
  • Enhanced parental leave

The day-to-day

  • Designing and carrying out experiments and evaluations in the area of robotics and industrial automation
  • Developing tools for data collection and evaluation
  • Collecting and analysing data, as well as detecting anomalies and malfunctions
  • Building test rigs
  • Supporting development of new products and software releases
  • Setting up demos of new products and technology in the lab
  • Operating and maintaining our new test facility
  • Producing technical reports and documentation

The must-haves

  • Experience developing in a Linux environment comfortably
  • Demonstrable experience programming in Python or C++
  • Confidently able and willing to work independently and with minimal supervision
  • Keen problem solving and communication skills, with the ability to provide tangible examples
  • Strong analytical and data manipulation skills
  • Keen attention to detail

The nice-to-haves

  • Background in robotics, computer vision or software engineering
  • Previous exposure to ROS
  • Knowledge of best testing and software engineering practices, and experience in experiment design

All about us

We’re a London-based startup founded by visual SLAM algorithm pioneers. Having raised over $30M in funding from top investors around the world, we’re developing breakthrough spatial intelligence solutions for next generation robots and autonomous machines. Our customers include some of the biggest tech companies on the planet, working on everything from vacuum cleaning to warehousing and logistics.

Next steps

There’s loads more info about us on our website. We’d suggest About, Team and Working at Slamcore as your first stops to learn more about the industry, and what it’s like to work here.

Sound good? If you are interested, just hit Apply Now to get the ball rolling.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age. #LI-DNI

London, England
Engineering · London, England

Robotics Test and Evaluation Engineer

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