Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Carrer de Pujades, 77, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
  • Full-time

Company Description

PAL Robotics is a leading robotics company based in sunny Barcelona. Our goal is to enhance people’s quality of life through robotics and automation technologies. We have over 15 years of experience in the robotics field and offer daily challenges to everyone in our team to help them grow. 

Job Description

PAL Robotics is currently looking for Senior Mechanical Engineers who are passionate about robotics, iterative design, and prototyping. You will work on a team of engineers designing new  hardware prototypes and robotic products. 

If you are looking to work amongst colleagues who are collaborative, mission-driven, values-focused, and looking to have a positive impact on the world of robotics, come and join us!

A brief portfolio of images with short descriptions of recent work is required via either web-link or PDF. ​


  • Collaborate with other engineers to dream up, design, and develop prototype robots to achieve design targets

  • Develop new concepts and perform analysis on designs while considering constraints from multiple disciplines (electrical design, manufacturing, business needs)

  • Create CAD models, drawings, and specifications for parts and assemblies

  • Support manufacturing and assembly activities 

  • Troubleshoot issues, determine root causes, design and implement corrective and preventative solutions

  • Work with multiple priorities in a fast-paced, multicultural, multi-disciplinary environment


Desired skills:

  • BSME and 5+ years of relevant experience (including MSME/PhD degrees with professional engineering experience)

  • 2+ years of experience in a professional and product driven environment

  • Development of complex products through trade studies or system design and analysis

  • Advanced Solidworks user or equivalent, including finite element analysis

  • Expertise in mechanism design, electro-mechanical actuators, sensors

  • Tolerance analysis and strong understanding of GD&T

  • Expertise in additive manufacturing design

  • Fluent English (written and spoken)

Nice to haves:

  • Experience in robotic system design

  • Metal, plastic and composite materials knowledge

  • Test stand development and validation testing

  • System or topology optimization

  • Previous experience dealing with providers and manufacturing workshops

  • Transitioning early designs to products 

Additional Information

Job conditions

  • The team is located in Barcelona, Spain.
  • The contract is for a permanent position.
  • The candidate must have a valid work permit or be elligible to work in Spain
  • Flexible working hours, perks.
  • Start date: immediate 

Contact details

If you're interested, please apply using the link in this site, or submit your resume to [email protected]

Please specify the job code JOB-2021-005 and job name in the email subject file.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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