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Mechanical Engineer

ID:  2421
Function:  Engineering

Odense, South Denmark, DK

Mechanical Engineer, R&D Product Sustaining, Odense, Denmark


Are you our new Mechanical Engineer?

Do you want to be part of a fast-growing, successful, and outstanding robotics company, where nothing is impossible?

Do you get passionate about working with close to 200 forward-thinking and talented colleagues in R&D, with different nationalities?

We have changed the ground rules in automation – and it is being noticed


As part of Universal Robots, you will take part in a global success. Our robotic arms help our customers improve efficiency, profitability and build a safer working environment. Our international offices in Asia, Europe and the US have colleagues who all share a passion for building a globally recognized business.

We are experiencing rapid development and see continuous learning as the means to stay in front of our field. With our ambitious growth strategy where we seek to fill the role of market leader in collaborative robots. Learn more about the groundbreaking products at http://www.universal-robots.com

Design for the future


As a Mechanical Engineer you will join a high-performance team supporting multi-functional within the whole organization. Technology is moving fast, and Universal Robots wants to be at the forefront, breaking limits and exceeding our customer expectations. Therefore, you are expected to master, strong fundamental knowledge within Mechanical engineering and machine design, 2D and 3D construction, analytic skills. You must also be able to solve complex problems by applying your logical and analytic mindset.

You will also be tasked with the following:


  • Perform Root Cause Analysis on identified quality topics from the market
  • Improve our current products for production, quality, and cost.
  • Use and improve our processes and procedures.
  • Support to our production unit and the supporting teams

Passion and completion


We are looking for skilled Engineer, who is passionate for mechanical designs and can work and involve closely with a multi-functional team to reach high quality products to excellence – not only solving our customer needs, but also our organizations needs. You feel good about working in time to time highly vibrant environment which will challenge your professional skills.

We aim to find a candidate, who:


  • Is BSc/MSc in mechanical engineering, ideally with 2-5 years of relevant R&D experience
  • Is creative with analytic approach and has a broad knowledge in the mechanical area
  • Has experience with robust design and design specification, e.g. FMEA, DFM, DFA, WCA
  • Experienced in designing experimental setups, preferably involving Python as analysis tool.


As a person, you are:


  • Result focused
  • Independent, but still an empathetic teammate
  • Motivated by solving complex tasks
  • Pragmatic approach
  • A critical thinker
  • Proficient in written and spoken English

We expect you to be flexible and a fast learner as our set-up is continuously evolving. You are passionate about development and results, and you have an analytical approach to your work. You are structured and know how to work independently as well as within a team. You thrive in a lively working environment and like solving tasks that requires your attention.

Ready to apply?

Send your application using the link. We take candidates into the recruitment process on a continuous basis and therefore encourage you to apply as soon as possible. For more information about the position please send your inquiries to Senior R&D Manager sdy@universal-robots.com

About us:

Universal Robots is an innovative company with big ambitions. With us, you will dynamic team that is challenged to perform daily. We walk the talk. We put ideas into action. We offer an exciting job in a dynamic and fast-growing company with the opportunity of working alongside skilled and talented colleagues.

We are working in teams with open-minded, passionate and engaged colleagues that are doing what they love to do, in an environment where all ideas and creative solutions are welcome. We dare to do what others think is impossible and work towards making cutting edge technologies a reality for businesses of all sizes.

You will be empowered to help make Universal Robots a success and given responsibility and can take responsibility. We trust our employees to make educated decisions that benefit the organization.

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