Jobs at Blue Robotics

Blue Robotics specializes in developing, manufacturing, and online retailing of components and systems for marine robotics. We strive to make products that are high-quality, well-supported, and low-cost with the goal of enabling and expanding the field of marine robotics.

Working at Blue Robotics is fast-paced and full of opportunities to learn new skills and tools and work with some of the coolest marine technology on the globe! While we’ve got a lot of amazing technology, our team is our biggest asset and our biggest strength.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we offer competitive pay, benefits, and perks.

Interested? Check out the job descriptions below and apply by sending your resume and an introduction to

Distributor Account Representative

Blue Robotics’ Distributor Account Representative will support our distributors around the globe!

Posted: 10/15/2018

Shift: M-F 8-5 with flexibility

Location: Our headquarters in Torrance, CA

The Distributor Account Representative Role

Here at Blue Robotics, we have some of of the coolest customers out there – they are exploring ship wrecks, studying marine creatures, collecting ocean data, and advancing human knowledge of the oceans. We also have distributors located around the globe to help our customers get our products faster, to provide value-added services, and to provided local support to the customers. Some of our distributors are one-person businesses and some are large companies with thousands of employees. All of them are a critical part of our overall team and we need a dedicated representative to support them and help them grow with us.

This role will have wide ranging duties including communicating with distributors about new products, updates, changes, issues, and events, reviewing distributor accounts regularly, surveying customers on their experiences with distributors, helping to establish credit terms for distributors, and evaluating potential distributors. There will also be opportunities to meet with distributors who are visiting our office and to travel overseas to visit our distributors. We’ll expect you to gain a good grasp of our product line and industry and build lasting relationships.

You’ll be part of a growing team of passionate people working towards the future of marine robotics!

Job Duties:

  • Communicate with distributors via email and phone on a regular basis
  • Send distributor newsletters with updates and notifications
  • Perform semi-annual distributor account review to ensure compliance with distributor terms
  • Help distributors reach new customers and market areas
  • Be the contact point for technical support inquiries from distributors
  • Meet with distributors, both at our office and at outside events
  • Complete other tasks as needed from time to time

Required Qualifications:

  • Fantastic written and verbal communication skills – you should love working with people
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a “start-up” environment with fast-paced changes, occasional chaos, and a sense of urgency
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision and manage your own time
  • Strong computer skills
  • Familiarity with our products and with the subsea technology industry is ideal, but not required
  • An interest in the ocean, robotics, and/or technology is a plus!

If you’re interested in this position, please email us at with your resume as well as a description of why you think you’re a good fit for job!

Manufacturing Engineer

As a Manufacturing Engineer at Blue Robotics, you’ll help to develop and optimize our products and processes!

Posted: 10/26/2018

Location: Our headquarters in Torrance, CA

The Manufacturing Engineer Role

Blue Robotics is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to help develop, maintain, organize, and improve our production processes. We’re a young company that has learned manufacturing from the ground up and we still have a lot of room for improvement. This position will have wide-ranging responsibilities and duties including updating product designs for manufacturability, designing test fixtures and quality control equipment, documenting manufacturing processes, choosing equipment and tools, and developing new processes. You will work with our production staff as well as our engineering team on a daily basis and will occasionally work directly with customers to help meet their requirements.

We are looking for a fast learner who is organized, adaptive, independent, and able to communicate effectively. Any additional skills outside of manufacturing engineering, such as electronics, graphic design, programming, etc. are likely to be used on the job!

Job Duties:

  • Design and implement process improvements to reduce assembly time and cost
  • Assist in the introduction of new products and product revisions
  • Communicate between production staff and engineering to identify and solve production and quality problems
  • Design jigs and test fixtures
  • Develop floor plan and station layouts for new product production
  • Update designs of existing products to improve reliability and manufacturability
  • Assist in developing a reliable supply chain for all components
  • Develop production processes and capabilities to better support quick-turn custom orders
  • Write and update documentation for production processes

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or relevant experience in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Manufacturing Engineering
  • Strong CAD design skills in SolidWorks
  • Intuitive understanding of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Familiarity with manufacturing processes and rapid prototyping
  • Experience with ERP/MRP systems for inventory and process tracking
  • Excellent communication skills and team-oriented attitude
  • Good time management skills and ability to work independently

If you’re interested in this position, please email us at with your resume as well as a description of why you think you’re a good fit for job!