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Principal Electrical Engineer

ID:  2885
Function:  Engineering

North Reading, MA, US

Organization & Role

AutoGuide Mobile Robots (a Teradyne subsidiary) designs, manufactures and installs the most technically advanced AMRs with one goal in mind: surpassing customers’ expectations.

AutoGuide Mobile Robots is looking for high performing individual to provide expertise within our Electrical Engineering team in North Reading, MA.  We are looking for a driven engineer who can be a technical lead and mentor to younger engineers.  Join our team of high performing engineers and take industrial robots to the next level!



  • Provide technical expertise and design and develop:
    • Power, sensing, computing, and motion control circuits as well as cabling.
    • Generate supporting documentation, including drawings, diagrams, test plans, and test reports, and design reports
  • Independently perform experiments and tasks, including development of test methods, measurement, and analysis.
  • Participates in brainstorming and design reviews. 
  • Maintains standards of excellence in all product development processes.
  • Demonstrates leadership – mentors younger engineers and helps them grow.

Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • Must be able to perform duties with minimal to zero  supervision 
  • Expert level of understanding of electrical engineering fundamentals related to digital and analog circuit design. Including ground isolation and component selection 
  • Experience with formal documentation – schematics, wiring diagrams, test plans and reports, design reports.
  • Sound and thorough testing methods. 
  • Experience designing at a system level
  • Understanding of EMI mitigation 
  • Understanding of PCB and PCA design.
  • Python coding and/or embedded coding is a plus
  • Design of safety systems and regulatory compliance is a plus
  • Works well in cross-functional teams
  • Ability to interface effectively at all levels of the organization, with excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Must be able to work onsite in North Reading, MA.
  • Perform work independently with little to no supervision
  • Must be able to travel to business partners, customer sites and our manufacturing plant in Georgetown, KY (~10%)
  • Ability to overcome obstacles to get the job done. Can do attitude!

Nice to Have:

  • Autonomous mobile robot experience, industrial robotics, or vehicle design is a plus


MSEE with 10+ years of technical experience. 

This job requires the individual to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to the first day of work or receive a reasonable accommodation from the vaccine requirement based on a valid medical or religious exemption. 



Nearest Major Market: Boston

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