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UI Design Intern

Designing and testing an intuitive user interface (UI) for operating and interacting with the robot, which includes software UI running on a Chromebook. Deliverables should be motivated by human-centered design methods, such as user studies and interviews.

Specific Duties:

  • Work on UI design (e.g., apps, physical controller)
  • Perform human-robot interaction background research (e.g., interviewing potential users, such as firefighters)
  • Write clear documentation and perform code management
  • Collaborate with Embedded Electronics / Software Engineers
  • Work on a project team to develop products on schedule with desired quality and cost


  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or currently pursuing degree) or relevant experience
  • Experience with app development, C/C++, and Python
  • Experience working with Robot Operating System (ROS) and robotics is a plus
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Highly organized and inquisitive

How to Apply:

Please send email to jobs@squishy-robotics.com with your resume and portfolio. Subject line should be in the format: Internship Application – [position] (e.g., Internship Application — Mechanical Engineer).

Submission Requirements:

Portfolio with example projects (e.g., working app)