Build Beautiful Robots

At Double Robotics in Burlingame, California, we stay motivated by surrounding ourselves with the smartest people we know. We are hiring people with exceptional talent in the fields of robotics and mobile app development.

Come build products that change the future of remote human interaction. We are leading the new wave of professional robotics and we need your help to take it to the next level.

Director of Operations

We're a startup that builds robots for use in offices and schools. We assemble our products in-house, and we're looking to bring in a new Director of Operations to manage approximately seven employees, oversee the assembly process, handle supply chain logistics, oversee shipping to customers, and more. We have over 100 different parts and 60 suppliers to manage. An ideal candidate for this role is someone who can understand our production goals, then issue PO's, monitor inventory levels, and follow up with vendors to meet those goals without overspending on excess inventory.

Job Duties:
  • Manage assembly team (including hiring, performance reviews, and firing)
  • Communicate with vendors to arrange manufacturing and delivery of parts (50% in China, 50% domestic)
  • Issue Purchase Orders with scheduled release dates
  • Communicate with freight forwarders to arrange pickup and delivery of overseas and domestic parts and delivery of products to partners and customers
  • Understand weekly and monthly production goals given by management
  • Use ERP system to analyze current inventory levels and forecast
  • Work with vendors to establish credit terms and negotiate lower pricing
Skills Required:
  • Excellent communication skills (English).
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement to determine appropriate quantities to order.
  • Experience using supply chain / ERP software on a daily basis
  • Experience working with freight companies and customs issues (commercial invoices, tariff codes, etc)
  • Basic understanding of invoicing and accounting processes
  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Medical coverage
  • Free lunch
  • Free snacks and beverages

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