Robotics and Automation Engineer - Wootzano

Closing date: 10 Dec 2020
Posted: 2 weeks ago

To apply: Please email a CV and cover lettter to

Salary: £35,000 - £45,000/annum plus benefits eg private medical healthcare

About Wootzano and Job Description

At Wootzano, we allow robots to feel and sense like humans do, using our patented electronic skin called Wootzkin.

Wootzkin is soft, stretchable and conformable, highly sensitive to pressure and able to withstand heavy loads. It is durable, chemical and heat resistant, Non-toxic and food safe.

Along with force sensing, Integration of temperature, humidity and chemical sensing provides data for Machine learning algorithms to self-teach our robotic systems.

Wootzano is currently commercialising a high-end fruit and veg robotic packaging system for delivery in 2021. With sales upwards of £300 million expected in the next three years, it is a perfect opportunity to join and become part of the success.

Ideal candidates will be proactive and excel at thinking out of the box. You will find yourself working at the cutting-edge of technology to make extremely dexterous robotic systems.

Mandatory Experience:

  • Programming and controlling robotic manipulators and end-effectors
  • Robotic Operating System (ROS)
  • Camera and Vision System Integration
  • Object Detection Algorithms
  • Conveyor control
  • Python and C/C++
  • Linux 
  • MEng/BEng in Electronics/Mechanical/Robotics/Automation
  • Minimum of two years Industrial experience

Desirable Experience:

  • Understanding of Machine Learning/Algorithm Development
  • Electronics/Fault finding and Test
  • Analytical problem-solving
  • Independent working ability
  • Excellent communication
  • UK driving licence

To apply: Please email a CV and cover lettter to


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