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

Open Positions:

Mechanical Engineer

As a Mechanical Engineer at Blue Robotics, you’ll help to develop the world’s most innovative marine robotics products!

Posted: 12/15/2017

Location: Our headquarters in Torrance, CA

The Mechanical Engineer Role

We’re seeking a full time mechanical engineer. We have many new products, product improvements, and product customizations in development and we need help! You will be joining an innovative team and a passionate community of marine robotics enthusiasts and professionals.

Responsibilities will include designing mechanical and electrical components, testing new products and experimental products, transitioning products from prototype to mass manufacturing, writing and updating documentation, attending to customer issues and technical support, and occasionally getting wet. We are looking for a fast learner who is organized, adaptive, independent, and able to communicate effectively.

Job Duties:

  • Contribute to multiple projects including taking a leading role on new developments
  • Manage the product lifecycle from conception to production and support
  • Design and conduct experiments to test and validate new products and components
  • Conduct field tests with the BlueROV2 and other products
  • Work with suppliers to transition product designs to production
  • Writing and updating documentation
  • Providing technical support to customers via email and our forum

Required Qualifications:

  • Strong CAD design skills in SolidWorks
  • Intuitive understanding of mechanical and electrical systems
  • Familiarity with manufacturing processes and rapid prototyping
  • Excellent communication skills and team-oriented attitude
  • Good time management skills and ability to work independently
  • Subsea, ROV, and/or robotics background preferred
  • Familiarity with our products is preferred
  • Expertise in potting compounds, O-ring seals, electrical cable construction, and other topics relevant to subsea devices is desired

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!

Customer Support Specialist

Blue Robotics’ Customer Support Specialist will help to create the best possible experience for our awesome customers around the globe.

Posted: 12/01/2017

Shift: M-F 8-5 with flexibility

Location: Our headquarters in Torrance, CA

The Customer Support Specialist 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 pride ourselves on serving this community and we always offer the best support we can. Meeting our customers’ needs in a timely, knowledgeable, and efficient manner is of utmost importance at Blue Robotics.

This role will have wide ranging customer service and inside sales duties including order entry, confirmation, processing, and tracking, as well as offering answers to customer inquiries. There’s always interesting things to handle whether it’s helping a customer who’s out in a remote location or figuring out supply chain logistics to get products to our customers as smoothly as possible.

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

Job Duties:

  • Complete internal tasks such as processing purchase orders, resolving stock issues, contacting customers with open orders, and contacting customers with overdue balance
  • Ensure that orders are fulfilled in a timely manner
  • Manage backorders and update customers on order status
  • Be able to problem-solve quickly to find solutions to customer problems
  • 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 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!