Mindfire Robotics / Roboy Switzerland

Mindfire Robotics / Roboy Switzerland
part or full-time

Job Details


Mindfire Robotics aims to to win the ANA AVATAR XPRIZE with ROBOY.


Your position will be crucial for the achievement of this bold ambition. You will be part of our core team and a key person for winning the ANA AVATAR XPRIZE. For such purpose you will work hand in hand with the team leader and the Mindfire Robotics team.

What we are offering

  • A dynamic, young company where out of the box ideas are welcomed and acted upon
  • A professional and target-oriented culture where
    - everybody is treated with fairness & respect
    - managers act as role models
    - people are encouraged to take their own decisions, hence mistakes are accepted as part of the learning process
    - dissonances are settled openly & without delay
  • High level of personal responsibility and independence
  • An entry position with the option of further personal and professional growth parallel to the growth of the company
  • A challenging and exciting mission within an innovative and creative environment
  • The opportunity to work with some of the smartest and most innovative people in the market
  • Introduction into the field of AI and latest self-learning technology at the cutting edge of science
  • The possibility to change the world and have impact at a large scale

What we require in general

We are seeking different roles (full or part-time) and responsibilities. Currently we have open positions inEngineering / Computer Science / Design / Communications & Event management / Sales

  • Personal integrity & highly professional attitude
  • Self-motivated & flexible in a dynamic and quickly changing environment
  • Able to organize the daily workload by priorities and meet deadlines without any exception
  • Ability to work in an agile team environment on different projects
  • Fast learner & willing to improve daily
  • Team Player, Giver, “easy-care”
  • Being performance and results-oriented

You will inspire us with

  • You’re studying economics, computer science, natural sciences and mathematics, system-​oriented natural sciences or in related fields.
  • Experience with AI or science community is a plus
  • Fluent in writing and speaking in German and English – further languages are an advent

Your tasks

Mechanical Engineers

  • Improve and build Roboy 4.0 and the operator suit
  • Help us overcoming mechanical engineering challenges for the XPrize

Electrical Engineers

  • Improve and build the electrical components of Roboy 4.0 and the operator suit
  • Help us overcoming electrical engineering challenges for the XPrize

Computer Science

  • Improve and code Roboy 4.0 and the operator suit
  • Help us controlling Roboy's muscle units or improving his speech recognition


  • Improve the design of Roboy 4.0 and the operator suit
  • Help us to design the perfect Roboy for the Avatar Xprize

Communications & Event Management

  • Help us to tell the world more about Roboy
  • Organize team events and parties to celebrate robots and our team


  • Help us to get in touch with partners and sponsors
  • Generate new leads and business opportunities in your assigned territory
  • Understand customers’ business drivers to identify new sales opportunities
  • Lead entire sales cycle from identifying an opportunity to qualified lead, forecasting, and ultimately closing the deal