Career Vacancies

Wootzano is currently commercialising a high-end fruit and veg robotic packaging system
to help with the worker shortage in the packhouse industry. Now
is the perfect opportunity to join and become part of the success.

Ideal candidates will be proactive and excel at thinking out of the box. You will find yourself working at the cutting-edge of technology to make extremely dexterous robotic systems.

Disclaimer: All recruiting is done in house and we no not accept applicants via recruiter's referrals.  

Now Hiring!!

Mechanical Engineer




Office Location

TS21 3FF, Sedgefield, County Durham


Mandatory Experience:

  • Carry out detailed mechanical design work including CAD modeling, design calculations, and design verification testing as needed

  • Select parts taking into consideration their functionality, cost, availability, and obsolescence.

  • Create technical spec sheets including functional design specifications, 2D drawings, assembly drawings, and bills of materials (BOM)

  • Support the production teams by transitioning designs into manufacturing.

  • Design products comprised of both commercial off-the-shelf and bespoke components, using varying manufacturing techniques (eg: additive manufacturing, machining, 3D printing, casting, extrusion, injection molding…)



Desirable Experience​​:

  • Analytical problem-solving

  • Knowledge about transmission systems, vibrations, and the product life cycle is desirable.

  • UK driving license


Employee Testimonials: 

"I get the opportunity create really intelligent solutions to real world problems using state-of-the-art advancements in Machine Learning"

- Joel Budu


Robotics & Control Engineer



Mandatory Experience

  • Knowledge of PLC programming and strategies

  • Robotic Operating System (ROS) with MoveIt

  • Sound understanding of electrical control gear, industrial automation, and implementation of communication protocols (Profinet/Profibus, EtherNet/IP, TCP/IP serial, OPC, IO-Link, Modbus/DNP3/MQTT etc)

  • Experience of planning, developing, programming, and testing control systems

  • Python & C / C++

  • Linux 

  • Minimum of 2 years Industrial experience



Desirable Experience

  • Experience of robotics (SCARA, 6-axis, collaborative, Universal Robots)

  • Experience of machine vision and vision system technology integration.


Robotics Software Developer



Office Location

TS21 3FF, Sedgefield, County Durham

Mandatory Skills:

  •  BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field

  •  Professional software development in at least one modern programming language, eg Python, Javascript, Go

  •  Object oriented programming in Python and/or C++

  •  Data structures and Algorithms.

  •  Database management eg. MySQL, MongoDB, PostgresSQL

  •  Experience with Linux operating system



  •  Interest in Machine learning and algorithm development

  • Experience in Robotics Operating System (ROS).

  •  Working with cloud infrastructure. Eg Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform.

  •  Frontend frameworks such as React JS.

  •  Web frameworks such as Flask, Django, Laravel

Software Engineer (Deployment)



Mandatory Experience:

  • Experience with Debian packaging/ containerized systems (Snap,Docker,LXD)

  • Working experience with Robotic Operating System (ROS/ ROS2)

  • Experience maintaining CI/CD and subversioning systems

  • C/C++ or Python programming experience

  • Linux shell scripting experience (eg. BASH)

  • Strong Linux/ Ubuntu background

  • Manage Over-the-air update strategy and implementation​


Desirable Experience:

  • Networking familiarity with IP segmentation across VLAN, VPN and router configuration

  • Cloud platform knowledge (AWS)

  • 2 years of industrial experience.​


Machine Learning Engineer



Mandatory Experience

  • Experience creating, labelling and managing datasets for machine learning

  • Experience training and deploying machine learning models in PyTorch or TensorFlow

  • Strong experience programming in Python

  • Strong working knowledge of AWS (Sagemaker, EC2, etc)

Desirable Experience

  • Familiar with working with CI/CD

  • Experience with containerised systems (Docker)


Maintenance Engineer



Mandatory Experience

  • Knowledge of conveyor control

  • Clean/assemble components.

  • Disassemble, ship, and reassemble robotic components at the required destination.

  • Willing to travel to client's location for assembly throughout the whole of the UK.

  • Check building plans to determine where electrical systems should be installed.

  • Make sure that building regulations are followed when installing or repairing electrical systems.

  • Ability to work as both part of a team and individually.

  • Calibrate and test equipment.

  • Liaise with departments to ensure a smooth production process.

  • Write specifications and draw plans.

  • Test and fault find when required.

  • Ability to read engineering diagrams/schematic

Desirable Experience

  • UK Driving License

QA Engineer



Mandatory Experience

  • Will work with a team of quality engineering professionals to ensure the highest quality product delivery against defined milestones

  • Provide detailed status reports for a wide range of stakeholders

  • Bug triage and defect tracking

  • Test execution and automation

  • Deep understanding of various functional testing types (eg: Regression, Integration, API, UI etc.)

  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes in an agile environment

  • Experience with ROS (robotic Operating System)

Desirable Experience

  • UK Driving License