Cutting Edge Careers: Robotics Engineer, 1st Edition

  • Kathryn Hulick
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  • ISBN-10: 1682821870
  • ISBN-13: 9781682821879
  • DDC: 629.8
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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From self-driving cars and drones to elder care robots, technology that was once science fiction is becoming reality. Robotics engineers are the driving force behind the ongoing robotics revolution. What the job entails, what it pays, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Robotics Engineer at a Glance.
Introduction: Turning Science Fiction into Reality.
1: What Does a Robotics Engineer Do?.
2: How Do You Become a Robotics Engineer?.
3: What Skills and Personal Qualities Matter Most—and Why?.
4: What Is It Like to Work as a Robotics Engineer?.
5: Advancement and Other Job Opportunities.
6: What Does the Future Hold for Robotics Engineers?.
7: Interview with a Robotics Engineer.
Source Notes.
Find Out More.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.