HIRING

Important Applicant Information

Mark Roberts Motion Control (MRMC) consists of a team of dedicated and enthusiastic individuals, each one bringing skills, knowledge, or qualities to the company, to create an environment where the development or manufacture of innovative and useful products can take place.

If you feel you have something valuable to add to the company, please send us your CV.

NOTE: Please contact us direct, No recruitment agency cold calls will be answered or considered.

Current Vacancies:

We currently would be interested in hearing from you if you have any of the below skills:

Software Engineer

The position is in the Software Design section within the R&D Department, whose primary designs are pan/tilt and multi-axis robotic camera systems.

The role will primarily include working on the company’s existing software, as well as writing software for controlling the company’s various electromechanical products and, depending on the specific skillset of the applicant, includes dealing with tasks ranging from customer facing GUI development to mathematical & control algorithms.

The candidate must be able to work well in a team environment, yet have the confidence to work and solve problems individually.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Proven track record of Visual C++ Experience is Essential
  • MFC Experience

Advantageous:

  • Multithreading applications
  • Real Time Development
  • Vision Analysis / OpenCV skills
  • QT and/or QML programming experience
  • Experience of Texas Instruments Code Composer development environment
  • Basic Electronics skills
  • iOS and/or OSX development skills
  • Robotics experience
  • Experience within the broadcast, filming, gaming or robotics industries

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related Discipline is preferred

Language: Fluent in English

Please send your up to date CV to sofya@mrmoco.com to be considered for this position. MRMC will be delighted to hear from you.


Electronics Engineer

MRMC is looking for an Electronics Engineer with Altium Design experience.

The role involves mostly digital electronics, and can be varied, from PCB design, to embedded software, and the creation of user interfaces. Most products involve the control of motors and interfaces for controlling or sensing motion.

This position will be working alongside the existing R&D team of Electronic and Software Engineers. The person should be comfortable working on projects on their own or as part of the team, and should have the technical know-how and confidence to be able to suggest solutions or lead a team when necessary.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Experience of Altium Design
  • Electronic hardware design, schematic capture, PCB layout, BOM preparation
  • Software development in embedded C
  • Planning of verification testing for new products
  • Design of mixed signal low power, low voltage, low noise sensor circuitry
  • Design of embedded digital control circuitry and real-time microcontroller solutions
  • Proven full design cycle experience
  • Version and configuration control
  • Very good administrative and documentation skills
  • A high level of written and spoken English

Advantageous:

    • Experience of Texas Instrument DSPs, be fluent in Code Composer
    • Experience of Test Driven Development/span>
    • Design of low power, low voltage, and high efficiency switch mode power supplies for applications such as LED driving
    • Experience of communications systems (SPI, U2C, ZigBee, Ethernet-TCP/IP, RS485, RS232, USB)
    • Experience of designing products for successful volume manufacture including verification and certification testing
    • Windows / Linux programming for test applications

Please send your up to date CV to sofya@mrmoco.com to be considered for this position. MRMC will be delighted to hear from you.


Broadcast Engineer/Service Engineer

World leading company in robotic camera equipment requires an experienced Service Engineer for Outside Broadcast and studios.

The Service Engineer role is focused on customer support and is responsible for ensuring the Company’s Broadcast equipment is serviced to the highest standard, whether in-house or on-site.

This may only be 10% of the role at present but will be expanding. 90% fault finding, fixing and testing current robotic equipment from pan/tilt roll to large motion control robots.

This individual is responsible for after sales support and has the job within the QA team to ensure the Company’s Broadcast clients are happy and being given the equipment and service required, and within the correct time scale.

This role will see some travel, carrying out service visits and in some instances, installations and client training on a range of motion control equipment, the latter being both on and off-site.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Pre-sales support

  • Assist with the set up and execution of on and off site product demonstrations
  • Preparation and maintenance of demo stock
  • Ensure ‘ready to go’ status of broadcast demo and rental stock
  • Ensure the safe use and storage of loan 3rd party test and demo products (where applicable)
  • Provide service and product feature feedback via regular reports
  • Installation and setup of both MRMC and 3rd party equipment for demos, tests, trade shows etc.
  • Follow (and maintain where applicable) sales and marketing project plans and drawings (trade shows, demos etc.)
  • Define and develop the tools and test equipment required to provide the best quality customer technical support and servicing
  • Ensure the MRMC broadcast product user manual and quick start guides are accurate and up to date

Post-sales support

  • System/product preparation and testing of sales equipment
  • Primary customer technical support
  • Successful closure of technical support cycles
  • Collaboration with R&D and production departments to ensure high quality and accurate broadcast product and system diagrams and schematics are produced.
  • Produce diagrams to support the successful integration of MRMC products with 3rd party products where applicable

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Familiarity with Video and Broadcast equipment standards
  • Experience working with networks and possess knowledge of IP workflows and video formats
  • Experience in electro-mechanical equipment
  • The ability to read and work from schematic diagrams
  • Good Wiring skills
  • A proactive and results-focused approach to work
  • Good spoken and written English
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent IT skills
  • The ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Stamina and physical fitness
  • Flexibility and ability/willingness to travel from time to time is also essential

Advantageous:

  • minimum of 3 years’ experience in a field involving mechanics, electronics and/or mechatronics
  • Degree in Broadcast Technology/Engineering

Please send your up to date CV to sofya@mrmoco.com to be considered for this position. MRMC will be delighted to hear from you.


Embedded Software Engineer

Award winning Mark Roberts Motion Control ltd., the World’s leading company in Robotic Camera and Motion Control equipment, is expanding and requires an experienced and imaginative Embedded Software Engineer.

THE ROLE

The role is based within the Research and Development Team, responsible for all aspects of the de-sign and development of bespoke Global e-Commerce Robotics Project. It is primarily a hands-on development role: design and develop embedded software for our new product.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design, Code and Test control and monitoring software for Embedded systems in C Plan and manage Software contributions.
  • RTOS (real-time OS) development and software architecture.
  • Identify & record metrics for Software activities
  • Write specifications / develop prototype code.
  • Develop software to a high standard.
  • Test, debug, and document code methodically.
  • Developing software features for new and existing products.
  • Provide support to Production Engineering and manufacturing to aid the efficient manufacture of our products.
  • Liaise with other departments such as Manufacturing, Product Support, Technical Authors.
  • Provide third-level support to field engineers.
  • Maintain released products.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • 3 years Professional Experience with Embedded C under Linux and Windows OS.
  • Can demonstrate successful development of complex embedded platforms.
  • Close knowledge and involvement in hardware / understanding of electronics.
  • Ability to read circuit schematics.
  • Knowledge of RTOS and related techniques.
  • DSP / Microcontroller experience (ARM).
  • Experience of the software lifecycle from concept, to production, and into maintenance.
  • Be happy working in a small, fast moving team, happy to collaborate.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.

Advantageous

  • Experience in Robotics / Automation
  • Experience with LED lighting & control
  • Experience in Imaging/ Photography
  • Degree in a relevant disciplines

WHAT WE OFFER

We are a robotics company doing some serious hardware and software engineering, and based in Surrey. By robots we mean robotic arms, rigs and pods, the ones that are used on Movie, TV Studio and E-Commerce sets to capture motion and stills. Our robots are all over the news and a good number of recent movies and sporting events would not do without us, these include Dr Strange, Rio Games, Game of Thrones and Wimbledon.

We produce great products and we work great as a team. We absolutely love our engineers, they are, truly and fully, in the centre of everything we do.

And on top of all that, we have recently merged with imaging giant Nikon Corporation to expand our horizons and flourish even further, thus we set our sails for growth and would like to take talented and skilled employees with us!

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If you think your career aspirations fit this role and your skills and experience meet the job requirements, please send your CV to sofya@mrmoco.com or click apply button at the top of the advert. MRMC will be delighted to hear from you.


Product Engineer

Award winning Mark Roberts Motion Control ltd., the World’s leading company in Robotic Camera and Motion Control equipment, is expanding and requires an experienced Product Engineer.

THE ROLE

A product engineer will design, develop, and manage new product ideas for a Global E-commerce engine, combining technical knowledge, human factors, and creativity in order to make a successfull and technically attractive product.

The role holder will be responsible for electronics / electrical development of products throughout the NPI process as well as advising on factors affecting quality, schedule and cost.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supporting both Electronics and Mechanical Engineering on technical issues through a pro-active, solution focused attitude.
  • Selecting the materials, type of prototyping, tooling, and manufacturing methods that are cost effective and meet the product definition.
  • Generating drawings and 3D models that will be used for tooling, prototyping, patents, mar-keting, and manufacturing.
  • Providing input into the business to help implement new solutions, upgrades, environment testing and general product improvement.
  • Leading audits of processes and quality systems.
  • Working with purchasing to improve the quality of purchased parts.
  • Facilitating continuous improvement on quality activities to reduce the potential for defects, and ensures continual improvement in process and product design.
  • Evaluation and implemtation of equipment to meet Production requirements spanning too-ling / jig / fixture design, production layouts / routings and test equipment.
  • Preparation and delivery of presentations for colleagues, customers and suppliers
  • Liaising with customerts in conjunction with the quality department to resolve any arising issues
  • Ensuring the correct completion of product configuration documents and reporting on pro-gress.
  • Supporting generation and controlling of product specific information, which is necessary for the manufacture and shipment of products.
  • You will also monitor output and yield to establish the effectiveness of process and controls and report results of any quality or output issues raised by manufacturing.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Degree Educated in relevant Disciplines.
  • Able to work in a versatile & quickly changing environment.
  • Experience in Electronics and Electrical Design, and ability to work with Mechanical design team to bring the two together.
  • Ability to bring a concept design to life (New Product Introduction), following product through different manufacturing / assembly steps.
  • Experience with / Exposure to embedded platforms.
  • Experience in Linux and Windows OS.
  • Team player, happy to collaborate.
  • Customer orientated.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.

Advantageous

  • Experience in Robotics / Automation.
  • Experience with LED lighting.
  • Experience in imaging.
  • A hands-on team player willing to do what is required.
  • Experience in photography related products.

WHAT WE OFFER

We are a robotics company doing some serious hardware and software engineering, and based in Surrey. By robots we mean robotic arms, rigs and pods, the ones that are used on Movie, TV Studio and E-Commerce sets to capture motion and stills. Our robots are all over the news and a good number of recent movies and sporting events would not do without us, these include Dr Strange, Rio Games, Game of Thrones and Wimbledon.

We produce great products and we work great as a team. We absolutely love our engineers, they are, truly and fully, in the centre of everything we do.

And on top of all that, we have recently merged with imaging giant Nikon Corporation to expand our horizons and flourish even further, thus we set our sails for growth and would like to take talented and skilled employees with us!

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If you think your career aspirations fit this role and your skills and experience meet the job requirements, please send your CV to sofya@mrmoco.com or click apply button at the top of the advert. MRMC will be delighted to hear from you.


CONTACT

Head Office (UK)

Telephone

+44 (0)1342 838000

Fax

+44 (0)1342 838001

Rental

+44 (0)1342 838015

Rental — Out of hours

+44 (0)7835 840459

Email

info@mrmoco.com

Address

Unit 3, South East Studios
Eastbourne Road
Blindley Heath
Surrey
RH7 6JP
United Kingdom

VAT: GB 200-0201-71

Head Office (USA)

Telephone

(610) 220-3862

Email

usinfo@mrmoco.com

Contact

Tom Landsmann

Philadelphia, PA