Alert Innovation company bowling photo from February 2018

Alert Innovation offers a competitive salary and generous benefits package including an equity stake in our growing company, flexible work schedules, catered lunches, and the opportunity to invest in a 401(k) plan. Alert Innovation is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We are currently looking to fill the following positions. Please click job titles for more information and to apply.

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Electrical Engineer - Power Electronics

Alert Innovation is looking to hire an Electrical Engineer with a focus in power electronics to develop isolated and non-isolated, AC/DC, and DC/DC, multi-kilowatt power supplies/chargers for our state-of-the-art robotic inventory management system. The candidate does not have to be an expert in power electronics, but must have a passion for power electronics, be willing to rapidly learn both independently and from consultants, be able to work mostly independently. Additionally, since Robotics is a multifaceted field and as a start-up Alert’s needs rapidly change, the candidate must be able and willing to help (design, test, debug) in other areas of the electrical design (mixed signal and digital circuitry).

Electrical Designer

The Electrical Designer will help us develop and support our state-of-the-art robotic inventory management system. The job entails working with the electrical engineering team to develop concepts, build and test prototypes, and document designs.  The Electrical Designer will also work closely with Mechanical, Systems and Software Engineering Disciplines to define design requirements, develop concepts, complete designs and verification, transition designs to production, and support fielded products.

Strategy, Finance, & Operation Analyst

We are looking for a highly capable person to help Alert’s Leadership team make better decisions through analysis, forecasting, and a general understanding of complex problems. The questions we need help analyzing and answering span the Company, from business development opportunities, to allocation of resources (time, people, and money), to operations and meeting cost and delivery targets, to how teams are performing, to who we need to hire and what they need to be excellent at. This person’s responsibilities do not stop at analysis; they will be active participants on cross-functional teams to help the team make informed decisions, manage ongoing activities, and achieve their goals.

Desktop Support Specialist

Alert Innovation is looking for a Desktop Support Specialist to support our corporate IT infrastructure. As the Desktop Support Specialist, you will be working with a talented team of engineers focused on developing industry-changing solutions.

UI Software Engineer

Alert Innovation is looking for a Software Engineer to help develop a start-of-the-art Material Control System (MCS), responsible for directing next-generation robots in an inventory management system. As a UI software engineer, you will be part of a talented team of software engineers focused on developing industry-changing solutions.


As the leader of a team, a team member, or an individual contributor, the Manufacturing Engineer will design manufacturing processes and implement operational readiness programs for Alert’s new product development process from planning through product launch. This position will perform the critical role of influencing new product design to ensure that it is optimized for manufacturing cost and quality in addition to meeting all specified requirements. This position will also support sustaining engineering projects including introduction and optimization through the supply chain and field installation.


Mechanical Engineer

Alert Innovation is looking for a seasoned and talented, hands-on Junior Mechanical Engineer to help develop our state-of-the-art robotic inventory management system. As a start-up company, it is not unusual for everyone to wear a different hat at different times. Working at Alert Innovation, the ideal candidate will not be hesitant to jump in and lend a hand as needed. As Mechanical Engineer, you will be part of an innovative team of engineers focused on developing industry-changing solutions.


Technical Writer

Alert Innovation is looking for a Technical Writer to create technical documentation.  You will work with engineering and operations teams to gain a working understanding of the overall product functionality, and then learn how operators and technicians need to interface with the product.  This information needs to be distilled into instruction and maintenance manuals, troubleshooting guidelines, training materials, etc. As a company, we place a high value on the importance of written communication, and we would want to leverage your expertise in this domain to improve the writing skills of our team generally.

Product Team Lead

The Product Team Lead (PTL) is broadly responsible for leading cross-functional teams who are empowered to develop robotic and automation system in a lab and bring them to market or improve existing products to better serve customer’s needs. To achieve this goal, the PTL will lead a cross-functional team comprised of multiple disciplines such as mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, software development, supply chain, manufacturing engineering, and quality. To succeed, the PTL will set the team’s vision and goals, help a team work together to solve new and tough problems all while creating a collaborative, fun, high performance environment.

Office Manager

The Office Manager at Alert Innovation will play an integral part in ensuring the day-to-day operations of the office are functional and efficient. As the Office Manager, you will be responsible for the overall maintenance and upkeep of the office and team by providing general office support. In order to be successful in this role, the Office Manager will be responsive, flexible, and proactive about determining the needs of the team members so everyone is “taken care of.” 

Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies:  Alert Innovation, Inc does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward unsolicited agency resumes to our website or to any of our employees. We will not pay fees to any third party agency or firm and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received from agencies will be treated as if submitted by the individual candidate directly, with no obligation to compensate the agency in the event of a hire.