Mechanical engineer internship

Salary Unpaid

The idea:

RiACT is constantly trying to create new initiatives that showcases the unlimited possibilities of what you can do with robots. We believe that bringing the robots to the shopfloor is the best way to showcase exactly that. Therefore, we have purchased a new Universal Robot that we will build into a suitcase that can be easily transported to customers and events.


The suitcase includes:

  1. UR robot

  2. DIN-rail with PLC, industrial computer, compute box and router

  3. Grippers

  4. Lifting column.


Your job will be to assemble and mount all electronics:

  • Bring new cool ideas to the existing design and define if we need to purchase any hardware for the assembly

  • Physically assemble and mount the suitcase according to design with alu profiles or alike

  • Cabling (incl. tagging) of all devices in relation to documentation by suppliers

  • Assemble PLC and program a simple PLC program

  • Make robot mounting plate and other aluminimum plates

  • Setup robot, industrial computer and lifting column


In this internship, we will trust you with the exciting challenge to take charge of the assembly and setup of all devices in the box. Together with us we bring all the electronics to the suitcase supplier for the final refinement and design.

The goal is clear: To have the most portable robot suitcase in the world. The drawings are ready. We are just waiting for you.

For more information or questions please contact us at jobs@riact.eu

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Skill development
Skill development

We want to take you from good to great.

New tech gear
New tech gear

Are you a true Tech Savvy? Macbook, trackpad, you name it, we get you covered.

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Working at
RiACT Robotics

Founded in 2019, in a bid to standardize robotics with state-of-the-art software, RiACT is a fast-growing startup based in Copenhagen. We provide a universal operating system for industrial robots as the interface between robotic hardware and intelligent robot applications. The RiACT team consists of leading software engineers within cyber-physical systems, robotic software architectures, control and vision algorithms. We were brought together by our passion for robotics. Our goal is to create the most advanced software for industrial robots, independent of brand and use-case, allowing robotic experts to design and deploy new solutions quickly and efficiently. We are fascinated by the possibilities it creates and we are always looking for talent who is equally intrigued by the technology and opportunity to pushing our product and team to the next level.

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