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Robotics Field Service Engineer/ Western US

ID:  2742
Function:  Engineering

Castle Rock, CO, US Boise, ID, US Salt Lake City, UT, US San Diego, CA, US Reno, NV, US Paradise Valley, AZ, US

Organization & Role

Do you have what it takes to provide post-sales technical support for a unique and groundbreaking product with huge development potential? Do you enjoy problem-solving and working with customers? Bring your problem-solving skills and technical expertise to our Services team and make your impact by providing onsite solutions towards case resolution. Be part of a growing team with a customer-first focus!


Universal Robots is leading the collaborative robot (“cobot”) space, having captured 60% market share in less than ten years. We’re not like the traditional robot companies, which is a good thing. We think differently, work differently, and grow differently. Now we need a talented and motivated individual to be our Field Service Engineer who is based in Colorado, Utah, or Nevada, and within 90 minutes of a major airport. Together you will be part of a global team helping our customers find resolution to their problems.

Universal Robots is a great place to work with an exciting company culture, passionate employees, and a supportive management team, all poised for continued growth. Our product is taking the industry by storm, receiving several industry awards.  Learn more about Universal Robots and our products here.


  • Support customers in diagnosis and repair of on-site robots
  • Provide remote technical support through multiple communication mediums with a focus on remediating customer inquiries.
  • Provide on-site technical support to distributors, Certified System Integrators (CSI), and end-customers on-demand
  • Prepare technical documentation (CRM Case Management and applicable warranty and/or field service documents).
  • Manage cases through the service recovery process to conclusion
  • Exhibit a proactive, active, and curious approach to tasks, which provides a holistic, business-oriented, and long-term assignment.
  • Seek opportunities to identify creative and innovative solutions to tasks, field trends, and system inefficiencies.
  • Take responsibility for and deliver optimal and satisfactory solutions for internal and external customers on the based-on professionalism and specialist knowledge
  • Participate well in internal and external relations and can act as an ambassador for Universal Robots
  • Achieve Technical Support KPI’s for case resolution and customer satisfaction.
  • Work independently, as well as with a team

Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • 2 to 8+ years’ experience with 6 axis robots, or compatible experience in the industrial automation industry.  
  • Strong mechanical and electrical background. Previous field troubleshooting and repair experience is preferred.  
  • Functional knowledge in a high-level programming language such as C++/Java/Python is a plus
  • Enjoys customer facing interactions.  Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to systematically analyze problems within defined procedures and best practices
  • Outgoing, service-minded, and able to commit at different organizational levels and in different parallels
  • A self-starter who is resourceful and initiates work without specific instruction
  • Possesses strong business acumen
  • Able to cope with ambiguity and in fast paced environments
  • Up to 70% travel
  • Must be located within 90 minutes of a major airport



•    Associate’s degree or Technical certificate in a technical field or engineering, or relevant work experience 



Nearest Major Market: Denver

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