Senior Engineering Advisor - Remix Robotics

Location: London, UK
Posted: 4 weeks ago

How to apply


Please email jack@remixrobotics.com 


• Your CV

• A short intro explaining your interest in Remix Robotics and your fit for the role (Doesn’t need to be overly in depth or formal)

• Examples of relevant projects and experiences (bonus)


Contract: Part time role – 1-3 days initially to support the setting of strategy followed by ~1 day quarterly.


Remix Robotics


Remix Robotics is an automation design agency that builds custom robotic systems in sectors including manufacturing, agriculture, and logistics. We help clients such as DHL, Mercedes F1 and the Small Robot Company leverage automation to solve their greatest challenges.


We are a small, dynamic team that is constantly working on new and exciting projects on the cutting edge of robotics. Projects we have been tasked with developing include:


• A lights-out production facility for 3D printed aerospace components

• An autonomous vehicle unloading system for E-commerce fulfilment

• A semi-automated machine press for streamlining the assembly of fasteners.

• A multifunctional farming robot for autonomous crop tending


Remix Robotics has relied significantly on outsourced engineering contractors with the core team being made up solely of its three founders. In 2021 Remix the team will expand to: 


• 1 x Business Development + Strategy Lead (Founder)

• 1 x Project Management + Business Development Support (TBC)

• 3 x Mechatronics Engineers (2 x founders)

• 1 x Junior Mechatronics Engineer

• Ad hoc Interns + contractors.


About the role


Remix Robotics is looking for a Senior Advisor with experience managing and scaling an engineering consultancy / product design agency to support the growth of their company.


Responsibilities


• Supporting development of Remix's engineering design & project management processes -

• Reviewing current processes and comparing to industry best practices

• Support Remix in the development of commercial / sales strategy

• Providing expertise on how to price and plan innovative consulting projects

• Providing ad hoc support and advice on all aspects of growing a business


Requirements


• Experience delivering projects in a VUCA environment (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex & Ambiguous) (Need)

• Experience managing multiple engineering projects simultaneously (Need)

• Knowledge of process best practices for - Requirements Management, Technical Specification & Testing / Validation Specification (Need)

• Experience working in a Product Design / Engineering Design consultancy (Need)

• Experience implementing structured processes to streamline and simplify creative engineering projects (want)

• Experience pitching for innovative work with a level a high level of development uncertainty (Want)

• Experience working in a small team within a fast paced, rapidly changing environment (Want)


Our offer:


• Remuneration negotiable - consulting fee / equity available for the right person

• The chance to join a dynamic and early-stage technology company working on cutting edge challenges

• Flexibility and the potential to create a long-term relationship with an ambitious company aiming for growth


How to apply


Please email jack@remixrobotics.com 


• Your CV

• A short intro explaining your interest in Remix Robotics and your fit for the role (Doesn’t need to be overly in depth or formal)

• Examples of relevant projects and experiences (bonus)

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