Robot Handler

Robot Handler, Hamburg

Starship Technologies, the company leading the delivery industry revolution with fleets of friendly sidewalk robots is looking for a Robot Handler based in Hamburg. We’re building autonomous robots designed to deliver parcels, groceries, and food in 15-30 minutes within a 2-3 mile radius.

We have entered commercial pilots with nearly 100 robots trundling along the pavements across Europe, the United Kingdom and the United States. The Robot Handlers will be take part of the day-to-day operations for robot deliveries in Hamburg, Germany.

Come join us and be a part of the Future of Delivery, today.

Your responsibilities would include:

  • Transporting the robot to delivery areas
  • Accompanying the robot on the street to monitor and record its performance
  • Communicating with the remotely situated robot operator in real time
  • Ensuring robots safety as it learns to navigate pavements and new environments
  • Reporting drive results and any notable additional findings or social interactions
  • Supporting partner specific delivery processes
  • Acting as a public ambassador and representative for Starship
  • Observing and recording social reactions and public perception to the robot
  • Maintaining professional composure in social situations
  • Making an effort to gather and report on qualitative data like public perception and social/technical status
  • Performing basic maintenance and fixing procedures on robots
  • Operating robot for media demos & filming or internal/external meetings

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Excited to be part of something totally new and inspirational
  • Responsible, reliable and calm in all situations
  • Articulate and comfortable talking to strangers on the streets
  • Comfortable appearing in pictures and the media
  • A quick thinker with the ability to resolve non-standard situations
  • Able to walk and move around in any weather
  • Excellent in spoken and written communication in German and English

Terms & Conditions:

  • Hours per week 20-40, based on schedule and includes weekends
  • Work area: Hamburg
  • Early application is encouraged

How to apply?

Please submit your applications by writing an e-mail to and adding “Hamburg Robot Handler” to the subject line.

If you want to learn more about us, visit or just google “Starship Technologies.” You can also find out more information on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.

Facebook: @Starshiptech
Twitter: @Starshiprobots
Instagram: @Starshiprobots