Mechatronics Engineer

About COBOD International A/S

Our mission is to disrupt the global construction industry through world class 3D automation. Faster. Better. Cheaper. We 3D printed Europe’s first building in 2017. Subsequently the first 2- and 3-story buildings in Belgium and Germany were made with our technology. Also the first villa in Dubai and the first buildings in Africa have been done by our 3D construction printers, like the first wind turbine bases. We have an open-source strategy, partnering with customers, academic institutions, and suppliers around the world. Our partners include GE (US), PERI (Germany), Cemex (Mexico), Holcim (Switzerland), Dar Al Arkan (Saudi Arabia), L&T Construction (India), and JGC (Japan). Our vision is to see 3D printed and robotics constructed buildings in every city around the world. HQ in Denmark, +80 highly competent pioneers from 20 nationalities and truly global presence in Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe, US, Latin, and South America.

About the job

You will work directly with our lead mechatronics engineer to improve our existing printer systems and develop new solutions for our next generation printers. You will be programming the PLC code for our machines, testing these in real world conditions and troubleshooting issues. For new printers you will help design the electrical wiring and come up with ingenious solutions to complex problems. You will be working closely with several other teams, both in Denmark and abroad and as a result there will be opportunities to travel.

Seeking inventors, creators, and hackers to help us shape the future of the construction industry using 3D printing! COBOD International A/S is the world-leading company within automation of the construction industry and we are now looking at a major expansion of our R&D efforts. We therefore seek talented and aspirational software, mechanical and automation engineers as well as inventors to join our research and development team. COBOD International is a technology company developing the world’s best 3D concrete printers to disrupt the construction sector and change the way we think about architecture.

To expand our R&D efforts, we are seeking talented individuals to help us develop new functionalities, features and ways of controlling the next generation of construction automation products. You will be part of a vibrant and highly multidisciplinary team at COBOD International in Copenhagen, Denmark. We are rapidly growing, and you will be an integral part of a fast-paced team that develop improvements to our current product range as well as designing and prototyping new solutions. We offer an amazing international workplace in a high-tech field with possibilities for growth, learning new skills and getting hands-on work from day one. You will be working together with all the teams in COBOD as well as our international and academic collaborators.

About you

  • A degree in mechatronics, robotics or electrical engineering
  • We are also interested in self-taught enthusiasts or hackers who have a solid understanding of how to take things apart and put them back together in better ways

What we offer

  • We offer an amazing international workplace in a high-tech field with possibilities for growth, learning new skills and getting hands-on work from day one
  • Opportunity to make a big difference in a new cutting-edge tech company shaping tomorrow
  • Be part of a world leader in 3D construction printing
  • Insights into the fast-moving development of robotics in the construction sector

If you have any questions to the position, please contact our Head of R&D Jonathan Riise on jor@cobod.com or phone +45 60547068.

If you wish to apply and think you will be a suitable fit, then please send your application to our HR Manager Susanne Bach on sb@cobod.com before the 10th of April.