About Reach Robotics

Reach Robotics is the company behind MekaMon - The four-legged augmented reality battle mech recently launched with Apple across the UK, US and EU. Using robotics and augmented reality, we’re creating unique experiences that aim to entertain, inspire and educate.

Based a five-minute walk from Bristol Parkway train station and with excellent links to the M32 / M4 (plus private parking), we’re rapidly hiring across all teams to help realise our products full potential and shape the future of augmented reality entertainment.

We’re proud of the people first culture we’ve created at Reach - We're passionate about the experiences we're creating and love what we do.

Friday afternoons are dedicated to stepping away from the desk to game and work on projects outside our normal scope. We operate on flexi-time between 8am - 6pm and have regular social events planned throughout the year. There are also healthy snacks, great coffee and a fantastic atmosphere in our brand-new offices, too.

About the role:

Your role will be to deliver low volume, short time scale hardware projects for the business and will involve coordination of activities across hardware, firmware and software functions within the team. The projects will be a mix of marketing led projects and Beta programmes, designed to test the market with our newest innovations.

Required:

  • 5+ years engineering experience and 2+ years project management experience
  • Engineering Degree – Mechanical, Electronics, Robotics or Mechatronics degree.
  • Experience of managing similar complex consumer products with both hardware and software elements, ideally within a toys or consumer electronics sector
  • Knowledge of the product development process.
  • Experience in low volume manufacturing methods.
  • Perseverance and a strong drive to ensure projects are delivered on time, cost and quality.
  • Good interpersonal / people management skills.
  • Experience of hardware manufacturing in China.
  • Experience of certification of similar products.


Benefits:

  • Excellent salary and package
  • Stock options and pension scheme.
  • Department Training budget: Budget for conferences, training courses and other materials
  • Flexi-time: 8am - 10am starts
  • Culture: Fantastic culture with regular organised social events
  • 20 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays and Christmas Period)