Shipshave is a start-up with a mission to develop tools to help the shipping industry reduce its environmental impact on the planet. Our first product is an autonomous robot that can clean the hull of a ship during transit, helping shipowners reduce their fuel consumption and limit the spread of invasive species across our oceans.

We are looking for a student who can join our R&D team within the electronics and software disciplines to help develop our next products. We are a small team, so being flexible to contribute and take initiative for a variety of tasks is something we value.

The candidate should have the following skills:


  • In the process of completing/completed a degree within a technical discipline
  • Confident and have demonstrated experience in programming using Python
  • Understand and able to debug electronic circuits
  • Know how to use electronics lab equipment.
  • Electronics prototyping and assembly.
  • Analytical, structured, thorough, self-driven, and proactive
  • Excellent English skills


  • Schematic design and PCB layout
  • Programming languages: C, C#, C++, Javascript
  • Experience developing and debugging firmware on microcontrollers
  • GIT version control
  • Machine Learning
  • Camera Technology / Video processing / Machine Vision

If this seems like something you could be interested in, please send your CV and application to