Sr. Robotics Engineer
True Digital Surgery is a World Leader in Computer-Guided Microsurgery. We combine 3D visualization and guidance software applications focused on improving accuracy, efficiency and outcomes for surgeons and patients. Our medical imaging and guidance system employs advanced real-time 3D graphic capabilities and proprietary software that is sold to surgeons and hospitals all over the world.
The Senior Robotics Engineer aims to transform robotics by creating robots with human level performance on real-world surgical tasks. This includes passion in changing the world with science and software engineering to the Robotics Infrastructure team at TDS. This position will will work on tools and infrastructure that span the entire codebase, and shape the architecture of our overall robotics and AI platform. This role may build and maintain tools used across the robotics codebase and drive projects related to systemwide architecture and processes. This role includes identifying code and workflow improvements that will enhance the productivity of robotics engineers across the company as well as ensuring that we have a well architected infrastructure and platform that are a joy to work with. Candidate must have a solid understanding of Kinematics and Dynamics, and Linear Optimization techniques.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Developing the algorithms and SW systems for the next generation of surgical robots.
- Identifying, designing and implementing new control modes and software features for TDS's state of the art robotic system.
- Implementing and testing your code with hardware, troubleshooting bugs and implementing feature enhancements for the existing control modes.
- Designing automated robotic systems that are used to increase the precision within for surgical positioning and processes
- Analyzing and evaluating the prototypes and robotic systems we have created.
- Reviewing and approving cost estimates and design calculations
- Serving as technical support for the robotic use in the product
- Teaching plans paths to robots
- Performing research into the design, operation and performance of robotic mechanism components or systems
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Typically requires a minimum of 4 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 2 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD without experience; or equivalent work experience.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook or equivalent.
The following software knowledge is also required:
Programing Languages: C++ / C
Experience with standard programming concepts, best-practices, and procedures
Broad knowledge of engineering concepts (EE, ME, SW, data analysis, modeling)
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include color, distance and close vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive compensation and an extensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and vision benefits and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment
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For more information about us, please visit www.truedigitalsurgery.com
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.