Nexedi is looking for an engineer and developer whose task is to build open source industrial robots and open source couplers for industrial automation driven by open source PLC such as ProviewR and based on an Edge Computing architecture. All items should be assembled from Olimex open source hardware or 3D printed parts.
All results will be published under open source licenses, including software, PCBs or designs for 3D printing.
The target application is a small assembly line of Open Compute Project (OCP) servers. One possible specific application is Artificial Optical Inspection (AOI).
The target architecture for open source industrial automation is presented below:
Due to the many challenges still posed by open source robotics and industrial automation, the project will focus on one single aspect of the assembly line which will be decided after discussions with the engineer, such as:
Nexedi has been developing free software since launching in 2001. We are maintaining software solutions (see our full stack) with over 10 million lines of code including:
Besides participating in various research initiatives, Nexedi provides customisation services for solutions with implementations being used by corporations such as Airbus, Sanef, Mitsubishi all around the world. We follow the principles of reflexive programming, enforce strict unit testing and emphasise using the latest web technologies.
Our economic model requires each developer to fulfill R&D objectives aiming at delivering short to medium sized solutions to customer requirements and progressing the evolution of our software stack. This way we try to be innovative and fund long term free software without the need for venture capital.
We would be happy to hear from you, so drop us a line (along with your CV) at jobs(at)nexedi.com and we will get in touch with you.
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