Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Austin


Lead manufacturing engineering and HW QA function for leading hardware/software solution for retail inventory visibility.
This job is listed with a manager title, but it is individual contributor role.
You will manage the transition of our autonomous indoor drone system from prototype engineering-led manufacturing to low/mid-volume outsourced manufacturing and QA processes.
Desired Professional experience : Experience with computer/electronic subassemblies or products is a must.
(Do not apply if your experience is large industrial equipment or semiconductors only) Manufacturing engineering Design for manufacturing Familiarity with Electronic and PCB fabrication and assembly Analog electrical and electronic design Materials Management Bills of Material (BOMs) management Vendor selection and qualification including electrical and electronic components and data sheets Materials management, low-volume purchasing & inventory Logistics (shipping and receiving) Manufacturing Assembly Interfacing and managing contract manufacturing vendors Mechanical assembly of industrial devices Prototyping and low-volume manufacturing techniques and materials 3D printing CNC machining PCB design QA and Testing Hardware testing and QA at the component, subassembly, and assembly levels Factory acceptance (test program development) Reliability (MTBF goals) Fault isolation QA metrics Regulatory compliance, e.g.
FCC, OSHA, NRTLs, international standards This is a broad role, we are not looking for deep expertise in any one area, but a strong problem solver, leader and project manager with broad exposure to low volume manufacturing and HW QA.
BS in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering with five year's experience in manufacturing engineering/HW QA related roles (or equivalent). Exposure to robotics, especially Unmanned Aerial Vehicles a plus About Pensa Systems Pensa is a local Austin tech company and a leading innovator in autonomous perception systems for global retail inventory visibility.
Our system uses breakthrough technology
- including artificial intelligence, autonomous drones and computer vision
- to understand what is on store shelves.
We have snacks in the kitchen, beer in the fridge and flexible work hours.
Although we work hard, we don't get too wrapped around protocol or bureaucracy.
We appreciate the diversity of all stripes and are an equal opportunity employer.
We are building really cool things that are disrupting multi-trillion-dollar global industries.
If you would like to know more about us, please visit stay connected via Twitterand LinkedIn.
Job Type: Full-time

  • hardware
  • ms project
  • project manager
  • protocol