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Careers2022-01-04T22:32:40+00:00

Careers at Ekso

OUR CULTURE

Building products to help humans as one team.

At Ekso Bionics, we work as one collaborative team. Eliminating silos and promoting transparency, we recognise how every member of Team Ekso plays into supporting our mission.

We have started groups like the Fun & Culture Committee and Diversity & Inclusion group, do weekly activities like virtual quizzes, and host monthly barbecues at our dog-friendly waterfront headquarters in the SF Bay Area. With a partially-distributed workforce, Team Ekso spans across the US, Europe, and Asia.

We use technology to empower human mobility.

Our mission is to amplify human motion by enhancing strength, endurance, and mobility across medical and industrial applications with advanced robotics.

JOBS

Current Openings

I.         Responsibilities:

  • Shipping
    • Confers and corresponds with other departments regarding all aspects of shipments, including order information, shipment methods, specifications, and problem resolution with shipping partners.
    • Prepares documentation for shipments, packing lists, shipping labels, commercial invoices, other related documents for export goods offshore
    • Prepares items for shipment; seals, labels, and affixes shipping labels to packages for shipment, in accordance with shipping requirements and courier pick-up schedules.
    • Stage material in shipment area based upon priority and shipment method. Loads, unloads, and moves packages and other material as required.
    • Compiles and regularly updates parts records in ERP, based on outbound shipments.
    • Maintains and manages the shipping schedule, coordinating with shipping companies regarding any special schedule requirements or circumstances. Develops and maintains positive relationships with drivers and representatives of couriers.
    • Requisitions, stores, and prepares shipping materials and supplies, ensuring an adequate supply for operations.
  • Receiving
    • Verifies and keeps records on incoming shipments. Compares identifying information and counts and/or weights to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, PO’s or other records.
    • Inspects and examines inbound materials for defects and non-conformance, reporting to appropriate dept. Keeps accurate records on non-conforming materials
    • Receives inbounds into ERP.
    • Conveys materials to warehouse or specified departments as needed.
    • Packs and unpacks items to be stocked, and stores items in an orderly and accessible manner in the stockroom in its designated inventory area. Marks inventory items using identification tags, stamps, or other labeling equipment.
    • Confers and corresponds with purchasing and accounting representatives to rectify problems, such as non-conforming materials, shortages, and/or damage.
  • Kitting
    • Supports work order parts kitting for manufacturing.
    • Ensures kits are complete and staged in a timely manner before production shifts starts.
    • Executes preventive maintenance and service parts kits and forward deployments
  • Customer Service
    • Receive calls from customer and process sales orders and repair requests
    • Open and close Cases in Sales Force
    • Be the primary contact for customers, answer daily calls and direct calls as needed.
    • Create Sales Orders in ERP system and track them for shipping
    • Open repair cases in SFDC from customer calls for technical service

II.       Qualifications:

  • 2+ years in a warehouse management role; preferably in a manufacturing environment, including a working knowledge of inventory control best practices and systems
  • 2+ years experience with UPS WorldShip
  • 2+ years experience with FedEx Shipworks
  • 2+ years experience developing export documents including commercial invoices
  • 1+ years experience with ERP and inventory management software, INFOR preferred
  • Ability to operate material-handling equipment, including a pallet jack, shrink wrap device, hand-truck, or other similar equipment, and various hand tools
  • Solutions-oriented with a proactive approach to solving problems
  • Keen attention to detail and ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Ability to perform measurements and basic mathematical operations
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills – verbal and written
  • Bias towards action and ability to thrive in a quickly evolving, fast-paced environment

III.          Physical Demands

  • Must be able to lift minimum 40 lbs
  • At times, will be required to go into various areas of the facility; office, lab and manufacturing, subject to temp and humidity changes
  • Ability to sit and stand for extended periods throughout the work day

IV.          Contact:

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Charlie Wu at cwu@eksobionics.com

I.          Job Summary:

Clinical Training Specialist is a full-time position that is responsible for providing training and education to current and future Ekso Bionics customers while facilitating use of our product in healthcare settings. This includes initial and ongoing training visits as needed at customer sites. Ensure competent and safe operation of Ekso devices by all physical therapists at customer sites. The activities needed to support these objectives include, while not limited to: improving the quality, efficiency, and productivity of the physical therapy/clinical team, facilitating patient use of our products directly and through others, complying with Ekso Bionics quality management system, making presentations to current and future customers, supporting the design and development of future products, and the development and support of clinical training with Ekso Bionics customers.

II.          Principle Duties:

  • Operational management of geographical region
    • Oversee execution of training scheduling for new and existing customers.
    • Follow-up with existing customers to support Customer Success Program
    • Collaborate with partnered, Regional Sales Manager
  • Onsite Training, Sales Demonstrations and Conferences
    • Travel to current and future customer locations to provide new or ongoing demonstrations and training for all Ekso Bionics mobility related devices across the United States. Represent Ekso Bionics at conferences
    • Travel days expected to be approximately 60% of work days in a month. Manage own travel schedule and logistics. Must be comfortable with frequent air travel and navigating through cities of customer sites. Must be willing to get a passport.
    • Comply with Ekso Bionics Clinical Competency and Training Outline to complete education and training
  • Communicate timely and effectively with all members of Clinical Team and Engineering Teams
    • Report status of training weeks
    • Collect feedback from customers and circulate to Clinical and Engineering Teams
    • Notify Global Director of Clinical Experience with concerns for site competency
    • Notify Engineering Team and Global Director of Clinical Experience with concerns for device function
  • Customer Success Program Management
    • Manage customer base in clinical territory for program implementation, program development and device implementation
    • Responsible for clinical customer support and subscription model renewal.
    • Maintain relationships with customer clinical team members and customer leadership to develop customer for life mentality

III.          Qualifications

  • Core Competencies, Skills and Experience Requirements 
    • Must be a licensed physical therapist with at least four (4) years of experience treating in an inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation setting, with at least a two (2) year focus in spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabilitation, stroke/CVA rehabilitation, or other neurological conditions that require gait training.
    • Must have thorough understanding of and demonstrated experience working with CVA and spinal cord injuries or other neurological conditions at all levels. Must understand clinical risks and complications associated with diagnosis, and have experience gait training patients with spinal cord injury or other neurological conditions.
    • Have exceptional physical evaluation skills.
    • Experience as a Clinical Instructor to physical therapy student(s) or other applicable healthcare instruction.
    • Additional experience in neurological rehabilitation and teaching rehabilitation professionals preferred.
    • Comfortable using tools to adjust devices (Similar to wheelchair adjustment skills).
    • Robotic experience preferred
    • Provides excellent verbal and written communication to various team members in a timely manner. Requires effective communication to convey, develop and implement ideas to various customers and teams.
    • Possesses a high sense of urgency, initiative and effective decision making skills. Must present a professional demeanor and demonstrate an ability to work with a diverse group of individuals.
    • Is energetic, works quickly and efficiently with detail and accuracy; able to effectively manage multiple priorities in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
    • Proficient with computer use including Microsoft office suite and databases used by the business.

IV.          Degrees & Licenses

  • Graduate degree from accredited Physical Therapy program and be a licensed physical therapist.
  • Must be CPR and first aid certified.

V.          Contact:

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Mike Glover at MGlover@eksobionics.com

I.          Job Summary:

Contract Trainer is a part time position that is responsible for providing training/education to current/future Ekso Bionics customers while facilitating use of our product in healthcare settings ensuring competent and safe operation of Ekso devices by all physical therapists at customer sites. The activities needed to support these objectives include, while not limited to: improving the quality, efficiency, and productivity of the physical therapy/clinical team, facilitating patient use of our products directly and through others, and complying with Ekso Bionics quality management system.

II.          Principle Duties:

  • Onsite Training, Demonstrations and Conferences
    • Travel to current and future customer locations to provide new or ongoing demonstrations and trainings for all Ekso Bionics mobility related devices.
    • Comply with Ekso Bionics Clinical Competency and Training Outline to complete education and training
  • Communicate timely and effectively with all members of Clinical Team and Engineering Team
    • Report status of training weeks
    • Collect feedback from customers and circulate to Clinical and Engineering Teams
    • Notify Clinical Manager with concerns for site competency
    • Notify Engineering Team and Clinical Manager with concerns for device function

III.          Key Competencies/Skills and Experience Requirements:

  • Must be a licensed physical therapist with at least four (4) years of experience treating in an inpatient and/or outpatient rehabilitation setting, with at least a two (2) year focus in spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabilitation, stroke/CVA rehabilitation, acquired brain injury (ABI) rehabilitation, or other neurological conditions that require gait training.
  • Must have thorough understanding of and demonstrated experience working with SCI, CVA, and ABI or other neurological conditions at all levels. Must understand clinical risks and complications associated with diagnosis, and have experience gait training patients with spinal cord injury or other neurological conditions.
  • Have exceptional physical evaluation skills.
  • Experience as a Clinical Instructor to physical therapy student(s) or other applicable healthcare instruction.
  • Additional experience in neurological rehabilitation and teaching rehabilitation professionals preferred.
  • Comfortable using tools to adjust devices (Similar to wheelchair adjustment skills).
  • Robotic experience preferred
  • Provides excellent verbal and written communication to various team members in a timely manner. Requires effective communication to convey, develop and implement ideas to various customers and teams.
  • Possesses a high sense of urgency, initiative and effective decision-making skills. Must present a professional demeanor and demonstrate an ability to work with a diverse group of individuals.
  • Is energetic, works quickly and efficiently with detail and accuracy; able to effectively manage multiple priorities in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
  • Proficient with computer use including Microsoft office suite and databases used by the business.

IV.          Key Competencies/Skills and Experience Requirements:

  • Graduate degree from accredited Physical Therapy program and be a licensed physical therapist.
  • Must be CPR and first aid certified.

V.          Contact:

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Adam Kesten at AKesten@eksobionics.com and Mike Glover at MGlover@eksobionics.com

I.          Position Summary:

The Sr. Electrical Engineer position is a unique opportunity to drive all phases of medical robot product life cycle through initial concept, R&D, manufacturing, reliability improvement, fleet monitoring, troubleshooting and maintenance. Work closely with mechanical, software, manufacturing team members to produce a high reliability robotic product used worldwide in a medical rehabilitation setting. You will take ownership of the circuit board development process for new and existing designs. The right individual for this role will have the interest in developing a breadth of knowledge about Ekso’s products, including the mechanical, electrical, and software systems while also diving deep into the details to tease out bugs and failures. If you are interested in becoming an expert in exoskeletons with broad exposure to multiple engineering disciplines this is an excellent opportunity at one of the world’s leading companies in the space.

II.      Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities: 

  • Circuit board design, prototype, validation, and preparation for manufacturing
  • Advanced ability with PCB schematic capture and layout tools, Altium preferred
  • Design & integrate custom PCBs, antennas, flex circuits, and cable harnesses
  • Troubleshooting electrical systems, identifying failures, and improving designs’ reliability
  • Design test methods and tools to validate designs, aid manufacturing process and enable troubleshooting for our service team.
  • Prototyping of mechatronic systems for new products

III.        Position Skills / Requirements:

  • 3-10 years of analog and digital electronics design experience.
  • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering (or closely related subject)
  • Strong digital and analog EE fundamentals including experience with MCU, FPGA, OpAmp, AD/DA, power conversion, batteries, antennas, sensors etc.
  • Familiarity with various communication protocols: SPI, I2C, CAN, Ethernet, etc.
  • Understanding of PCB & system design for high speed, EMI, EMC, & ESD
  • Experience with production designs and DFT, DFM requirements
  • Standard measurement tools – oscilloscope, logic analyzer, etc
  • Familiarity with at least one programming language
  • Must be thorough, have ability to multi-task and an eye for details
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a small, expert team.

IV.     Additional desirable skills:

  • Mechanical fabrication, machine shop experience, 3D printing
  • Familiar with mechanical CAD systems, Solidworks preferred
  • Matlab, C/C++, Python, Labview, Linux, etc

IV.     How to Apply:

I.          General Requirements for Engineering Internship:

  • At least two years of engineering education at the university level.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of motivation and interest in robotics and human augmentation
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation, organization skills, and desire to learn
  • Demonstrated creative problem solving
  • You must be able to present evidence of your legal right to work in this country on your first day of employment. Sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Strong teamwork

II.         Mechanical Engineer Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of fundamentals of mechanical design or hands-on design experience
  • Proficient in Solidworks- Comfortable working with large assemblies, multiple configurations, internal and external references, etc.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of GD&T
  • Strong technical writing skills

III.         How to Apply

  • The internship start date is Summer 2022. Please visit this page to apply for the Mechanical Engineer Internship position

I.          General Requirements for Engineering Internship:

  • At least two years of engineering education at the university level.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of motivation and interest in robotics and human augmentation
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation, organization skills, and desire to learn
  • Demonstrated creative problem solving
  • You must be able to present evidence of your legal right to work in this country on your first day of employment. Sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Strong teamwork

II.         Manufacturing Engineer Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in design for manufacturing for consumer products
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of mechanical design or hands-on design experience
  • Proficient in Solidworks- Comfortable working with large assemblies, multiple configurations, internal and external references, etc.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of GD&T
  • Strong technical writing skills

III.         How to Apply

  • The internship start date is Summer 2022. Please visit this page to apply for the Manufacturing Engineer Internship position.

I.          General Requirements for Engineering Internship:

  • At least two years of engineering education at the university level.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of motivation and interest in robotics and human augmentation
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation, organization skills, and desire to learn
  • Demonstrated creative problem solving
  • You must be able to present evidence of your legal right to work in this country on your first day of employment. Sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Strong teamwork

II.        Mechatronics Engineer Preferred Skills:

  • Proficient in C and/or Python
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and debugging code
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of electronics, sensors, and communication
  • Experience with data processing, data analysis, data visualization
  • Strong technical writing skills

III.         How to Apply

  • The internship start date is Summer 2022. Please visit this page to apply for the Mechatronics Engineer Internship position.

I.          General Requirements for Engineering Internship:

  • At least two years of engineering education at the university level.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High level of motivation and interest in robotics and human augmentation
  • Strong work ethic, self-motivation, organization skills, and desire to learn
  • Demonstrated creative problem solving
  • You must be able to present evidence of your legal right to work in this country on your first day of employment. Sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • Strong teamwork

II.        Electrical Engineer Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in reading circuit diagrams
  • Proficient in electrical assembly and debugging
  • Demonstrated experience in mechatronic systems
  • Experience with Altium
  • Strong technical writing skills.

III.         How to Apply

  • The internship start date is Summer 2022. Please visit this page to apply for the Electrical Engineer Internship position.

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