HIRING

THE COMPANY- MARK ROBERTS MOTION CONTROL

We are a robotics company doing some serious hardware and software engineering. By robots we mean 6+ axis robotic arms, large multi axis rigs and 2-3 Axis camera platforms. Our products are used globally in Broadcast studios, Stadiums, Movie Sets and Photography studios to capture motion and stills.

We are everywhere! In the Fox news room in America, Game of Thrones shoots in Ireland, the South Korean Olympics in areas that can only be accessed by robots on location and photographing products and models at 2000 frames per second!

MRMC has been at the front of its field for over 50 years. Starting off from a family business, we are currently a medium sized business thriving and growing bigger every year. Recently MRMC also has become a Nikon Group Company.

BENEFITS:

    • Competitive salary
    • Flexitime
    • Opportunity to earn overtime
    • Ample and secure parking
    • Training and Development opportunities
        If you feel you have something valuable to add to the company, please send us your CV.

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

Current Vacancies (last updated 15/01/2019):

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

Electronic Design Manager

THE ROLE

Our products involve the control  and synchronisation of electric motors, interfacing with motion sensors/detectors, analogue amplifiers and general GPIO/sensor interfacing. You will lead a dedicated team of electronics specialists and embedded software engineers through all stages of a development cycle for new products as well as enhancements of existing products whilst keeping MRMC at the leading edge of world-class electronics deployment.

In-house developed solutions cater from one-off, high value, complex motion platforms through to high-volume, cost-sensitive application for mass markets where performance, reliability and costs are key development drivers.

The successful candidate will be hands-on spending approximately 60% of their time on design activities and 40% on management tasks and primarily leading an expanding team (currently 7 electronics / firmware engineers). You will have great communication skills and ably interface with the whole R&D team including software developers, mechanical engineering and product test specialists. In total R&D team consists of 35 professionals.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Strong team leading/people-management skills and experience
  • Well-developed project management capabilities
  • Experience in creating new processes and best working practices
  • Able to drive and shape the New Product Development Cycle (NPD)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong debugging and problem-solving skills
  • Able to review and write clear product design documents which describe the complete product in detail
  • Experience in the design of products for CE and global certification
  • Electronic hardware design, cable design, schematic capture, PCB layout, BOM preparation, EMC compliance
  • Design of mixed signal low power, low voltage, low noise sensor circuitry
  • Design of embedded digital control circuitry and real-time microcontroller solutions
  • Design of Stepper and Servo motor control circuits
  • Strong programming skills in C within small to medium size microprocessor systems (ARM STM32, TI MSP430)
  • Experience working with TCP-IP, UDP, CAN, SPI, UART, I2C and USB communication protocols
  • Experience with sensor integration over I2C, SPI, etc
  • Experience in VHDL and Intel/Altera FPGA design
  • Enthusiasm for continuous learning
  • Proficient in the use of Jira and Bitbucket
  • Working knowledge of Solidoworks Electrical, Solidworks Electrical 3D and Solidworks Mechanical

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer the best engineering environment for creative and collaborative professionals to work in a welcoming team. Our R&D department consists of 3 sections: Mechanical, Electronics and Software. All our engineers work side by side to create unique, exceptional products that are used all over the world.

Our success is only possible because of the team effort from everyone and we recognise the individual input of each person throughout our design and manufacturing process at MRMC.


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

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Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

If you apply online for a position with Mark Roberts Motion Control, we will use the information you provide to assist in the recruitment and selection process. Information provided on the application form and CV will be retained in all cases in electronic format cases and/or hard copy for as long as is required for the purposes of: the administration of your application, consideration for roles in the future, forming the basis of your employment records, if your application is successful, discharging any legal or regulatory requirements. Mark Roberts Motion Control will process your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy which can be found on our web-site.

By submitting your application/CV online you are confirming you have read and accept the above and you are giving your consent to MRMC to process your personal and sensitive personal data for the purposes explained above.

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.


UX/UI Designer

THE ROLE

You will be working with multidisciplinary teams 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 our bespoke software that empowers film and video directors to achieve better visual outcomes with the use of MRMC equipment.

The successful candidate will report to the R&D Manager whilst working in close collaboration and with our Software Engineers and the 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.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Facilitate product vision by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, prototyping, and mocking up user experiences for digital products using Adobe Illustrator or equivalent for vector graphics
  • Proficiency with Photoshop or equivalent
  • Previous experience in development of UI/UX for desktop applications
  • Gauge the usability of existing prototypes and make constructive suggestions for change
  • Demonstrate a design portfolio that shows solid knowledge of software design principles
  • Solid UI & UX design background including front end coding HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • A successful track record developing plug and play products and working out best user experience with technical limitation of hardware or software
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients
  • Autodesk 3DS Max or equivalent modelling from technical drawings and low poly work

ADVANTAGEOUS BUT NOT ESSENTIAL

  • Keen interest in technology and the control of electromechanical systems
  • Experience with Solidworks, XML, Qt, QML, three.js, C++
  • 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
  • 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
  • Interaction and usability design skills applied to business applications (B2B)

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer the best engineering environment for creative and collaborative professionals to work in a welcoming team. Our R&D department consists of 3 sections: Mechanical, Electronics and Software. All our engineers work side by side to create unique, exceptional products that are used all over the world.

Our success is only possible because of the team effort from everyone and we recognise the individual input of each person throughout our design and manufacturing process at MRMC.


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

If you apply online for a position with Mark Roberts Motion Control, we will use the information you provide to assist in the recruitment and selection process. Information provided on the application form and CV will be retained in all cases in electronic format cases and/or hard copy for as long as is required for the purposes of: the administration of your application, consideration for roles in the future, forming the basis of your employment records, if your application is successful, discharging any legal or regulatory requirements. Mark Roberts Motion Control will process your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy which can be found on our web-site.

By submitting your application/CV online you are confirming you have read and accept the above and you are giving your consent to MRMC to process your personal and sensitive personal data for the purposes explained above.

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.


Software Engineer

THE ROLE

Our products involve the control of motors, interfaces for controlling motion sensing, analogue amplifiers and general GPIO / Sensor interfacing. This position sits in the Software Design section within our R&D Department, whose primary designs are pan/tilt and multi-axis robotic camera systems.

You will be involved in development cycles for our existing products as well as New Product development. You will see your projects every step of the way.

This successful candidate will be working alongside the existing multidiscipline R&D team but should also be comfortable working on their own.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Proven track record of C++ Experience
  • Experience writing software for controlling electromechanical products
  • Dealing with tasks ranging from customer facing GUI development to mathematical & control algorithms
  • Maintaining and improving planning frameworks

ADVANTAGEOUS BUT NOT ESSENTIAL

  • QT programming experience
  • QML programming experience
  • Multithreading applications
  • Real Time Development
  • Knowledge of C++11/14 standards
  • Graphical UI & UX design and coding
  • MFC Experience
  • Basic Electronics skills

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer the best engineering environment for creative and collaborative professionals to work in a welcoming team. Our R&D department consists of 3 sections: Mechanical, Electronics and Software. All our engineers work side by side to create unique, exceptional products that are used all over the world.

Our success is only possible because of the team effort from everyone and we recognise the individual input of each person throughout our design and manufacturing process at MRMC.


APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

Your Name (required)

Email (required)

Telephone

Cover Letter

Attach your CV:

If you apply online for a position with Mark Roberts Motion Control, we will use the information you provide to assist in the recruitment and selection process. Information provided on the application form and CV will be retained in all cases in electronic format cases and/or hard copy for as long as is required for the purposes of: the administration of your application, consideration for roles in the future, forming the basis of your employment records, if your application is successful, discharging any legal or regulatory requirements. Mark Roberts Motion Control will process your personal data in accordance with our Privacy Policy which can be found on our web-site.

By submitting your application/CV online you are confirming you have read and accept the above and you are giving your consent to MRMC to process your personal and sensitive personal data for the purposes explained above.

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)7447 067313

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