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Sr. Robotics Engineer

Kelly Services
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Senior Robotics Engineer (Pittsburgh, PA)

The world's fastest, commercial, greenhouse crop harvester, located in Pittsburgh, Pa, is currently hiring a Lead Robotics Engineer. This position is a Direct Hire.

As the Senior Robotics Engineer, you will have the opportunity to develop a harvesting robot through its entire life cycle; prioritization, scoping, design reviews, architecture creation, remote support.

Through this role, you will lead design, development, build, qualification, and implementation of advanced robotic automation systems, providing the opportunity to develop and implement novel control algorithms on a system that is deployed at customer greenhouses across the globe, which directly contribute to harvesting the produce you see on your grocery store shelves.

Whomever is brought on for this position will have to be both an individual contributor and a leader for robotics engineering team. Early on, it will be more of a contributor in setting the foundations for how we work, but as time moves on, they'll be expected to lead an engineering team.


BS Degree or Higher in Robotics Engineering or related fields. 5+ years robotic controls experience.


Solid understanding of robotics and extensive hands-on experience in robotics technology research & development and robotic automation system integration.

Deep understanding of robotic arm controls and motion planning.

Experience programming industrial robot arms.

Strong sense of ownership and accountability with a commitment to delivering high quality software.

High level of proficiency in C++.


Understanding of ML/RL techniques.

Experience with perception systems.

Experience developing algorithms for time constrained problems.

System development using a formal design method.

About our Client:

Client develops next-generation farming technologies that enable farmers to grow fresh, low cost, and local produce. Robots interact with complex natural environments and navigate a space thats never seen automation.

Founded to provide healthy, affordable, local produce by reducing the production costs of greenhouse growers through robotics technology. Technology relies on two layers of protection, patents filed protecting the physical design of the robot and a proprietary algorithm that controls the robots decision making. Our solution is not only capable of harvesting the tomatoes, but also of performing a quality check and of packaging.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-04

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