Hesperos, Inc. Automation Engineer Orlando, FL · Full time

Searching for a self-driven applicant who takes joy in implementing and learning about automation technology.



In this role you will be responsible for: 

  • Designing and implementing new automation platforms to improve the throughput and quality of our production processes
  • Assembly and qualification of custom automation platforms for use by operators
  • Integration of automation platforms with OEM lab equipment
  • Maintaining and updating existing automation platforms
  • Working cross-functionally with our R&D team in order to generate requirements that solve real problems


Applicant must have the following qualifications:

  • 3+ years of mechanical design experience with a 3D parametric CAD platform
  • Intimate familiarity with common mechanical components including:
  • Servo and stepper motors
  • Pneumatic actuators and cylinders
  • Rotary and linear motion components
  • Extruded aluminum framing systems
  • Advanced understanding of part fixturing and handling
  • Working knowledge of common electrical components and electrical systems
  • Working knowledge of software concepts including experience with programmable logic controllers (PLCs)


Ideally, the applicant will also have the following qualifications:

  • Experience with common fabrication methods including 3-axis milling and turning
  • Experience with embedded electrical systems including printed circuit board (PCB) design and embedded software development
  • Experience with industrial robotics