Co-op&Internship

Are you looking for a leading-edge robotics challenge in the field of robotics?
We are always looking for talented people to join our team. You can have the opportunity to expand your skills and knowledge, collaborate with a team of passionate and creative people and directly impact the success of a fast-paced growing robotics company.
The three R&D departments at AIS are looking for your talents:
  • Business Co-op Student: Conducting Market Research (Primary Research),  interviewing buyers and potential clients, discovering target markets, product and service analyzing, evaluation and analysis of internal/external marketing material strategies
  • Robotic Software Developer: ROS, C++, Navigation, Localization
  • Electrical Engineer: Altium, PCB Design, Microcontroller programming (C++), Soldering and Assembly
  • Mechanical Engineer: Mechanisms Design, Solidworks, Drawing, Manufacturing Technologies, and Mechanical Assembly

Robotic Software Developer

Responsibilities

  • Main responsibility is to improve localization accuracy of the robot based on wheel odometery, Li-DAR, IMU, and/or Camera
  • Development, implementation, migration, operation and the continuous improvement of our robot codes in C++ in ROS
  • Debugging and tracing the code, and finding the source of the problems

Requirements

  • ROS, ROS Navigation Stack, SLAM
  • Ability to function across departments, process inputs, and devise solutions
  • Innovative thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively with a team and independently
  • Committed to using git and agile software

Research Assistant

Research Assistant will work closely with our team of Engineers and Scientists to create business value by managing and protecting our innovative ideas.

Responsibilities

  • Assist the innovation support team in patent search and provisional patent drafting.
  • Draft new provisional patent applications and oversee patent text and drawings.
  • Assess preliminary patentability and freedom-to-operate searches.
  • Proofread patent drafts for accuracy.
  • Communicate with Engineering team to identify novel ideas.

Requirements

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in a field related to robotics (master’s degree or above is preferred)
  • Extremely skilled in technical writing with an excellent interpretation of algorithmic, mechanical, and block diagrams.
  • Strong reasoning ability and creativity.
  • Applicants with prior experience in the Robotics field are highly desirable.
  • Prior experience in drafting patents is an asset.

Office Manager

If you are a seasoned business professional with hands on attitude, understand and thrive in a start-up environment, and can hit the ground running from day one please read on:

AIS is seeking a professional office manager to take full responsibility for the entire office.

We are a start-up and produce amazing technology through our research and development. We are passionate about our work and need to focus on our technology while our beloved office manager makes sure the entire office works like clockwork.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for scheduling, budgeting and payroll
  • File applications for grants and government subsidies and follow up till completion
  • Advanced computer skills (Quickbooks experience a must)
  • Supply management experience
  • Read, understand, scrutinize and comment on simple legal documents
  • Develop organizational procedures and manage systems for office personnel, including filing, billing, accounts payable, payroll and scheduling
  • Continue education in management, organization and team-building skills
  • Order supplies and equipment as needed
  • Establish team atmosphere through leadership and employee development
  • Organize corporate documents and ensure corporate compliance
  • Conduct any other tasks as needed for the efficient operation of the office

Skills & Attributes

  • Strong organization and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent analytical, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and take initiative
  • Ability to take direction and absorb information quickly
  • Ability to show initiative and manage time well
  • Can manage people and motivate them to perform
  • Thinks big picture and is not afraid to work hard to achieve the impossible
  • Works hard for future gain and is willing to have skin in the game

Marketing Specialist

If you are a seasoned business professional with hands-on attitude, understand and thrive in a start-up environment, and can hit the ground running from day one please read on:

AIS is seeking a Marketing Specialist to take full responsibility to create and implement comprehensive policies and programs related to corporate marketing, communications, and advertising. The Marketing Specialist is responsible for monitoring the development of marketing collateral and ensuring that the company is presented in a uniform and consistent manner in all campaigns.  The successful candidate for this position will also be required to work as the public relations and advertising development specialist.

Responsibilities

  • Develop marketing strategies for projects, including company websites and social media
  • Work closely with the sales team on program development and implementation
  • Create and execute lead generation programs
  • Analyze data to determine campaign efficiency
  • Ensure creative marketing materials undergo regular review and adhere to brand guidelines
  • Develop and communicate marketing plans, campaign results and project recommendations to the senior management team
  • Write and distribute newsletters and articles for the website and social media
  • Update website on a regular basis and review and change website content as needed
  • Take over content creation for all of our company social media accounts, including organizing cross-platform content strategies
  • Develop new social media campaigns from the ground up
  • Monitor social channels for trending news, ideas and memes, and then capitalize on those trends through our social media accounts
  • Assist with capturing and analyzing social media metrics

Skills & Attributes

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Public Relations, Advertising or related discipline
  • Strong organization and prioritization skills
  • Proficiency with Google Analytics and web analysis tools
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office programs
  • Excellent analytical, communication and presentation skills
  • Familiarity with social media strategies and platforms
  • Ability to multi-task and take initiative
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Ability to take direction and absorb information quickly
  • Ability to show initiative and manage time well
  • Enjoy initiating contact with prospects, and detailed oriented
  • Can manage people and motivate them to perform
  • Thinks big picture and is not afraid to work hard to achieve the impossible
  • Works hard for future gain and is willing to have skin in the game

Mechanical Designer

AIS Inc is committed to state-of-art research in Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) to solve industry challenges. We are currently seeking a Mechanical Designer to join our mechanical engineering team.

Responsibilities

  • Creates and modify mechanical design with the assistance of the team lead.
  • Develops and updates the drawings and bill of materials (BOM).
  • Performs the assembly of the systems and mechanical testing as required.
  • Communicates with the manufacturers and follows up the manufacturing processes.
  • Collaborates with the electrical and computer engineering teams.
  • Assists in the development of the product technical documents and reports.

Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of mechanical design, manufacturing methods, industrial design, and material specifications.
  • Must be highly skilled in SolidWorks.
  • The ability to develop an industrial design for the robot considering the standard codes.
  • Previous experience in robotics is considered an asset.
  • Self-motivated and detail-oriented person.
  • Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills required.

Electrical Engineer

As an electrical and electronics engineer, you will be involved in designing, development, and
implementation of electrical circuits as well as programming embedded systems for different
applications within robotic industry.

The ideal candidate should show:

  •  Proficiency in designing electronic and power electronics circuits
  • Outstanding experience in working with Altium design software for schematic & PCB design
  •  Excellent experience in programming embedded systems using C and C ++
  •  Proficiency in programming ARM-cortex and AVR based embedded systems such as Teensy
  •  Proficiency in working with different DC motors (e.g. servo motors, stepper motors, and brushless motors) and drivers
  • Experience in tuning PID controllers
  • Experience in working with electrical tools and devices as well as soldering SMD parts
  • Experience in electrical drawing and cable harnessing
  • Familiar with battery management systems
  • Prepare product documentation and write reports
  • The ability to multitask and work in multicultural as well as teamwork environments
  • The ability to work in a multidisciplinary team
  • Familiar with Agile process software such as Jira

Scrum Master / Project Engineer

AIS Inc is fast growing company with the focus on state-of-art research in Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) to solve industry challenges. We are looking for a passionate scrum master / project engineer to join the management team and help tracking the progress and organizing robotics projects.

Responsibilities

  • Determining project responsibilities and assigning them to the members of the technical team and following up the progress.
  • Managing the project, use the scrum model, organize sprints and review backlogs.
  • Evaluating team’s performance, tracking the project progress and help the team increasing the productivity and enhancing the efficiency.
  • Identifying project blockers and managing the associated risks.
  • Monitoring the performance of the team through JIRA and Confluence.
  • Preparing project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends; recommending actions.
  • Assisting developing project plans and objectives and sequencing project elements.
  • Maintains project documentation and backing up data.

Requirements

  • Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, etc.
  • JIRA/Confluence Experience.
  • Knowledge about tasks, backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, user stories etc.
  • Ability to manage the productivity and efficient communication within the team members.
  • Excellent documentation Skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Scrum Master certification is an asset.
  • Engineering and robotics background is an asset.

Benefits&Perks!

Dynamic Environment  |  Health Benefits  |  Career Growth  |  Open Workspace  |  Flex Hours

And More…

If you’re up for the challenge, send us your updated cover letter and resume to info@ai-systems.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.