Robotic Control Systems

SG-0020: Application Engineer (Robotics & Motion Control)

Mission: Develop turnkey solutions based on Synapticon technology
Keywords: Electronics, Servo, BLDC Motors, Encoders, Microcontroller programming, C++, C, Python, Industrial Automation, Robotics
Required Skill Level: Graduate / Technician

Your Mission

You are the one who gives the final touch, the one who is there in the filed when everything suddenly starts working altogether, then this is your call. Application Engineers at Synapticon use their hands-on experience to take what is a great platform product and turn it into an even greater solution for our customers. Acting worldwide, you will be dealing with light industrial automation, autonomous systems, industrial and consumer robots.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop turn-key motion and robotics solutions based on Synapticon technology
  • Work directly with customers to understand their requirements and identify product solutions
  • Provide technical support for drive products to both colleagues and customers

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor/Master degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronics or equivalent
  • Significant experience working with motion control systems
  • experienced in working with BLDC and DC motors
  • Experienced in programming embedded systems (C, C++ and Python preferred, EtherCAT, PROFINET)
  • Knowledge of basic Motion Control Theory: Open/Closed Loop, PID and tuning methods
  • Knowledge of basis Electronics: Sensor calibration, filtering (analog and/or digital), instrument communication basics
  • Knowledge of basis Control Systems Engineering: Motor and encoder types and their specification & application
  • Electrical: Cable specification, noise immunity, safe design and working practices

Preferred qualifications

  • Strong experience with Microcontroller programming
  • Experience with Electronics Design (Altium Designer or similar)
  • Git knowledge
  • Experience with Linux
  • Experienced in an engineering support role

Our everyday business looks like this:

Flat hierarchies and short decision paths shape the daily interaction at Synapticon. We welcome new team members with an entrepreneurial spirit who want to make a difference. As Synapticon grows, you will grow as well.

  • Comprehensive field of activity – work in a variety of disciplines, from the development of printed circuit boards (PCB), via embedded software, through to integration with the cloud
  • Multi-cultural environment – our team comes from all over the world – so also culturally you will experience something new
  • In an annual boot camp, we take the time for experimental projects
  • We support the health of our team by subsidizing fitness activities

Brief Introduction of SYNAPTICON

Synapticon is an international startup based in Schönaich near Stuttgart, Germany. We are 45 technology enthusiasts from all around the world with expertise in the fields of electronics, embedded software and robotics

To apply for this job email your details to career@synapticon.com

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