Manufacturing Engineer

at Robo Technologies in China: Shenzhen

We are recruiting a talented Manufacturing Engineer to manage sourcing and manufacturing at Robo Wunderkind.

You will be part of our team in Shenzhen, China working with our R&D team based in Vienna.


• Select, negotiate and work with our contract manufacturers
• BOM optimization
• Manage supply chain, logistics and lead times
• Work closely with partners and suppliers to validate the selected solutions.
• Manage and define all necessary tests to confirm that product fulfills specifications and legal market requirements.
• Debug industrial, electrical and mechanical design issues.
• Product quality management
• Coordinate and work with different teams (engineering, product, software, design, etc) to deliver a successful product to market in a timely fashion.


• BS in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, and Operations engineering preferred)
• Experience in manufacturing, product development, supply chain and logistics
• Very good working knowledge of various production methods and 3D CAD tools
• Experience in contract manufacturing management
• Experience in negotiation with subcontractors and manufacturers
• Experience in consumer electronics and consumer devices
• Experience with norms, certifications, test engineering and quality control
• Strong analytical skills
• Relentlessly resourceful with extreme attention to detail
• Passionate about how things are made and how products are produced


$24K – $42K salary
0.5% – 1.5% stock option


Our team of talented engineers and designers is changing the way our kids learn programming and robotics.
Robo Wunderkind is the first robot anyone can build.
We are embedding different electronics - sensors/motors/microcontrollers - into the cubes, so that even a 5 year old child can build its own robot and program it in an app.

"Robo Wunderkind’s Programmable Bricks Are Like Legos That Teach You How To Code" - Techcrunch

Raised $246,612 on Kickstarter from 1,169 backers in 58 countries in 5 weeks.

Robotics Award 2014 from Festo
Startup of the Year in Austria 2015
Techcrunch Disrupt SF 2015, Startup Battlefield Finalist

Published on 29-05-2016
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