Mechatronics Engineer at Ocado, Stockholm, Sweden


What does the team do?

Collaborate on ground-breaking technologies at the most disruptive, cutting-edge of Ocado’s business. We’re growing our multi-disciplinary R&D team, in our exciting lab space right in the heart of Stockholm.

Using the newest technologies and techniques, our group operates a radical agile product development methodology, iterating fast with design, manufacture and testing of next-generation robotics in a single facility.

The successful candidate will embrace the opportunity to work in a collaborative research environment, knowing their ideas are valued and that their work will see high impact products put into production environments.


What would I be doing?

As a Mechatronics Engineer, your focus will be on delivery and supporting our product/services while working effectively within the team. You might also be mentoring new team members and driving technical excellence in the team.


What are we looking for?

We see the following as “must haves”:

  • MSc in engineering or equivalent experience 
  • Must be have experience in both and strong in one of;
    • Embedded C/C++ programming
    • Design of electronics or embedded systems and the surrounding tooling required for testing
  • Good Python / Scripting knowledge

Having these will make you stand out from the crowd:

  • Motor control and control algorithms
  • Embedded Linux and Device Tree
  • Testing of mechatronics systems
  • PCB design tools like Altium Designer
  • Experience with ARM microcontrollers preferably STM32
  • Software development with Git

This is not a set-in-stone requirements list. We recognise the hardware industry is filled with smart people from many different backgrounds. If you enjoy being part of a team and if you like: learning fast (through experimentation, self-motivation etc); being autonomous but able to collaborate (sharing knowledge is important to us); craftsmanship and innovation (we never stop questioning how we can be better), then we look forward to hearing from you.


What do we offer you?

Our employee benefits are designed for you, we care about people and we’ve ensured we have a wealth of benefits that focus on your well-being. Within our flexible environment we can offer technically stretching work, and a competitive salary.

We operate out of a dedicated facility located on the beautiful island of Långholmen, right in the heart of Stockholm. A short walk from Hornstull t-bana, our waterfront office houses a state of the art hardware workshop, electronics lab and additive microfactory, all within a 200+ year old converted shipbuilding shed overlooking Södermälarstrand.

Due to the energising nature of Ocado's business, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Ocado is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that due to the high volume of applications we will be in contact with shortlisted candidates only. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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