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Are you someone that is creative? Or are you good with teamwork skills? Or do you just love robots? Then this is where you need to look.
A robotics engineer invents robot toys, build animatronic equipment and special affects for amusement parks and the entertainment industry, and design robots to explore where humans cannot.
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To be a robotics engineer you need to have problem solving skills, mechanical aptitude, attention to detail, good teamwork skills, excellent oral and written skills, and most importantly, you need to have creativity.
In high school you will need to study the following classes: physics, chemistry, geometry, algebra, calculus (if available), computer science, and applied technology.
You will need at least a bachelor's degree in engineering. You could also have a master's degree or PhD (for some positions).