Mechatronics Engineer BioLite LLC
BioLite is looking for an experienced mechatronics engineer to join us in developing our
next generation of clean energy solutions for both outdoor recreation and emerging
markets. In this position you'll help ensure that our product development team stays
agile, productive and fun, while working hands-on with a host of technologies, devices
BioLite is a for-profit social enterprise that develops, manufactures and markets distributed energy
solutions for off-grid communities around the world. Our business serves two distinct markets:
developing-world families living in energy poverty, and outdoor enthusiasts seeking fuel-independent
cooking and electricity.
This is a unique opportunity to join a fast-moving startup with both a technical and creative environment in
the heart of Brooklyn. If you are looking to work with an agile and ambitious product development team
with a passion for the outdoors and a powerful social mission, we?re your company. As an engineer at
BioLite you?ll solve challenging and interesting problems, work with an exceptional team, take ideas from
concept through to large-scale production, and make a real positive impact on things that matter.
? Design and fabrication of mechanical, electronic and software prototypes, test fixtures, tools and
lab equipment in collaboration with other members of the PD team.
? Debugging and repair of mechatronic systems including production test and calibration fixtures.
? Review and improvement of our core lab and production facilities and procedures.
The ideal candidate for this position
? is a jack-of-all-trades, equally at home with a band saw, laser cutter, soldering iron or Raspberry Pi,
? can turn a sketched-out idea into a working mechatronic prototype quickly, cheaply and cleverly,
? is an incorrigible hacker and tinkerer, who probably disassembled (and hopefully rebuilt?) the
family VCR at age twelve,
? has an engineering degree of some kind, or equivalent experience.
? strong experience with machining, mechanical fabrication, soldering and electronic fabrication,
? experience with mechanical CAD software (SolidWorks preferred) and electrical eCAD software,
? experience with embedded software development (at least Arduino, Raspberry Pi or similar,
? enthusiasm for new technology, design, and innovation,
? basic familiarity with one or more of C, MATLAB or Python,
? the ability to learn new skills and work independently in a fast-paced startup environment,
? enthusiasm for new technology, a passion for collaboration and a sense of humor!
Please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org and include ?Mechatronics
Engineer? in the subject line. BioLite is not accepting candidates via recruiters for this position.
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