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


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

Alternatively, 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

APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

Alternatively, 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.


UI/UX Designer

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 talented UI/UX Designer to create high-quality design work, from initial concepts, through prototypes, to detailed specifications as a part of an iterative approach to our unique product development.

THE ROLE

You will be working with a small team helping to define the user model and user interface for an existing bespoke software product, new features and products. You will also design the overall functionality of the bespoke software that empowers film and video directors to achieve better visual outcomes with the use of MRMC equipment. The position reports to the R&D Manager but is highly collaborative and will work closely with Software Engineers and CEO. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean, artistic design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate and transform high-level requirements and wireframes into beautiful, intuitive and functional UI.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Gauge the usability of existing prototypes and make constructive suggestions for change.
  • Translate concepts into wireframes and mockups that lead to intuitive user experiences.
  • Facilitate product vision by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital products.
  • Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions.
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
  • Ability to iterate your designs and solutions efficiently and intelligently.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients.

 

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • A design portfolio that demonstrates solid knowledge of software design principles.
  • Solid UI & UX design background including front-end coding.
  • A successful track record developing plug and play products and working out best user experience with technical limitation of hardware or software.
  • Solid analytical thinker with excellent communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch, Invision.
  • Expansive thinking and user-centric design principles.

Advantageous:

  • An understanding of basic networking and embedded systems for the purpose of better understanding what is possible and how the hardware will work with the UI.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript.
  • Interaction and usability design skills applied to business applications (B2B).
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have experience designing complex solutions for software design environments.
  • Be excited about collaborating and communicating closely with teams and other stakeholders via a distributed model to regularly deliver design solutions for approval.
  • Be passionate about all things UX and other areas of design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies.

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, controlled and operated remotely with the use of our Bespoke Software, 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. 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!


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

Alternatively, 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!


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

Alternatively, 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.


Marketing and Sales Analyst

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 Marketing and Sales Analyst to join the Marketing Division. MRMC has recently become a Group Company of the imaging giant Nikon Corporation and are looking to take on a talented and skilled Business Analyst who is eager to join a company where they would be able to utilise all their skills and experience for the exciting and growing industry of robotics. This is a very important role that provides a strong link between Sales, Planning and Marketing on a global level.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Budget Planning: Using commercial understanding and control over costs to deliver category performance within agreed P&L framework and profitability expectations
  • Business Insight: Producing, analysing, and presenting Commercial information to form an accurate picture of our Imaging business
  • Market Insight: Create, deliver & articulate market forecasting on a quarterly basis to senior management team as part of the budgeting process. − Utilise available data to provide reports & insights into product, customer and competitor performance.

MAIN TASKS

  • Budgeting Co-ordination
    – Fully support the consolidated MRMC budget submissions to Nikon Corporation
    – Co-ordinate the end to end budgeting process.
  • Budget accuracy ownership
    – Ensure accuracy of MRMC budget & A&P Plan within given guidelines
    – Pro-actively highlight potential issues with achieving budget to Senior Management & Product Management teams, co-ordinating potential solutions with the sales management teams
    – Continue to embed profitability as the key decision driver within the budget process and look to continuously improve tools & processes each Budget round
  • Performance Tracking
    – Produce monthly sales prospects and lead report for each sales region
    – Monitor and report actual sales by region
  • Most Likely Estimation
    – Provide Finance with estimated quarter landing net sales figure as part of quarterly projection process
  • Commercial Information
    – Review Management and reporting around Profitability at a customer level
    – Liaise with Finance department to post accurate month end accruals
    – Provide scheduled and ad hoc reporting as required
  • Business Information
    – Responsible for the creation and distribution of accurate and relevant Business information
    – Monthly/Quarterly Sales Dashboard
  • Market Intelligence & Forecasting
    – Study all available macro and micro economic reports to build understanding of market trends
    – Analyse customer performance information to build understanding of key success factors, feeding these insights into the Sales and Product Management teams
    – Create, deliver & articulate market forecasts on a quarterly basis
  • Relationship Management
    – Build strong relationships with key internal & external stakeholders, locally & internationally to ensure the effective management of the role
  • Project Management
    – Pro-actively plan, lead & drive category specific projects, working cross-functionally to deliver successful outcomes.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Educated to degree level, Mathematical or Statistical preferred.
  • 3+ years’ experience in B2B marketing; manufacturing or similar industries are preferred.
  • Advanced level of competence with Microsoft office, particularly Excel & PowerPoint.
  • Ability to structure problems and synthesize large quantities of data into clear conclusions / recommendation.
  • Commercially savvy – able to translate analytical studies into actionable business insight
  • A passion for problem-solving.
  • Able to work autonomously whilst ensuring information is disseminated.
  • Ability to contribute to the strategic direction of the department by developing supporting programs and promotions.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to engage with multiple stakeholders including senior management.

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!


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

Alternatively, 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.


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