Robot Technician/Fleet Assistant

Starship Technologies

Starship Technologies

Tampere, Finland
Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023
Starship. Talk of the town. Or the world.
Welcome to Starship – the revolutionists of tomorrow’s delivery service. Thanks to our smart little robots, we are already well on our way to a changed future and a whole new way of delivering food and packages. In that way, we offer people new and comfortable services that facilitate and improve their everyday lives – while continuously striving to create green, ethical circular communities. Ready to solve some real problems? Scroll down and read more about this unique opportunity!
We are looking for a Robot Technician/Fleet Assistant to join our Global Onsite Operations - Finland team to play an essential part in our mission to provide the world with affordable and environment-friendly deliveries. Every day, our robots are completing thousands of autonomous deliveries in the US, UK and Europe, and we’re hitting records on an almost weekly basis. If you have a curiosity for robots and tech and want to make an impact at the cutting-edge of autonomous driving, then now is a very exciting time to join!
Please note that this position has a fixed duration of 6 months and is based in Tampere, Finland.

Your responsibilities:

  • Helping with the launch of Tampere hub to ensure everything runs smoothly
  • Maintaining the operational efficiency of our worldwide fleet of robots
  • Performing upgrades on robots and infrastructure
  • Conducting root cause analysis
  • Creating and updating internal and partner documentation
  • Performing routine maintenance tasks and conducting audit checklists at stores
  • Occasionally driving a van for robot transfers
  • Ensuring the maintenance and upkeep of robots, hub-based warehouses, and regular inventories
  • This is a hybrid role that will provide technical support for our robots and at the same time, be involved in our operations.

What’s in it for you?

  • You have an exciting opportunity to become the first Robot Technician/Fleet Assistant in our Tampere hub
  • We are committed to your success and will provide thorough training on our cutting-edge robots and operations, equipping you with the necessary tools to excel in your role
  • You have the opportunity to dive into the world of technology and innovation. Embrace the future of automation and AI as you acquire valuable skills that will prepare you for the ever-evolving job market
  • You will have a chance to work with people with a strong inner burning and motivation. We are self-aware, seek feedback, and improvement. We don’t want to wait until we are told what needs to be done but take it as a matter of pride to figure out solutions for topics in various teams and areas
  • There are lots of exciting possibilities to bring your ideas
  • You’ll have endless opportunities to learn from our inspirational, talented team members across the globe

What we hope you’ll bring to the table:

  • A passion and interest for robots and innovative technologies
  • Previous entry-level experience providing technical support
  • Willingness to learn about our operations
  • Driver’s license for manual transmission (previous experience driving a van is a plus)
  • Great communication skills with a friendly and professional approach
  • Good self-discipline
  • Ability and willingness to travel (within the nearby areas of Tampere)
  • Fluency in Finnish and English
  • Eligibility to work in Finland
  • Beneficial skills:
  • Knowledge of Unix/Linux systems, CLI tools, and scripting
  • Hobby projects in electronics or mechanics
  • Previous experience in managing a large fleet of devices
Want to learn more about our robots and our people? Get in touch and let’s have a chat! Also, have a sneak peak to our blog and discover more about us!