Hardware / Mechatronics Engineer at Advanced Navigation

Research and Development, Full-Time, Perth, AU perth engineering full-time
Posted 9 days ago

Advanced Navigation is the global leader in navigation systems for air, land and sea. Our products are developed and manufactured in Australia and our main HQ is located in Sydney with offices around the world. With over 68 of the top 100 largest companies as customers, and a broad range of technologies, we are truly changing the way we navigate globally.

Our ever growing team has world class expertise in the fields of inertial navigation, global navigation satellite systems, sensors, acoustics, AI, and RF technologies. 

Click below to find out a little more about us:

We are looking for a Hardware / Mechatronics Engineer to join our Perth based R&D team with strong creative and Mechatronics design skills. You will be working with a highly skilled team of Mechatronic Engineers designing and building our subsea robotics and navigation products.

Main duties/Responsibilities:

  • Design mechatronic hardware and products to a high professional standard
  • Present creative input into process improvement and product design
  • Debugging and testing of products and prototype designs to ensure conformance with design requirements
  • Participation in workshop and field-located R&D tests
  • Collaborate closely with the software,  firmware and mechanical teams
  • Generate accurate, succinct documentation as required, including test plans and functional descriptions
  • Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Be degree qualified in an engineering discipline, preferably mechatronics or electronics with a strong mechanical focus.
  • Have 3+ years of engineering experience 
  • Have experience with all stages of the product development cycle, concept development, R&D, design and planning
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Willingness to get your hands dirty on design, testing and modifications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent time management, driven to work quickly
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Desirable Skills:

  • Marine survey or subsea instrumentation product experience
  • Familiarity around vessels
  • Have previously been involved with a team that delivered a product to market
  • Experience in Navigation or Subsea robotics
  • Survey instrumentation operation
  • What are some of the benefits you will have access to?

    You'll have access to industry-leading products with diverse applications within some of the most interesting and exciting projects worldwide. We’re growing a team of inspired, smart, and driven individuals from all sorts of backgrounds. With great opportunities for growth and variety, we strive to help each employee carve out the path that’s right for them.