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Spencer Gregg


4800 Oak Grove Drive

Pasadena, CA 91109

Member of:

347R - Robot Ops and V&V

Spencer Gregg

Robotics Systems Engineer


Spencer is a Robotics Systems Engineer for the Robot Ops and V&V group. He earned a M.S. in Robotics Engineering, B.S. in Robotics Engineering, and minor in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Spencer was an engineering intern at Ingram Machining and Medtronic where he learned manufacturing processes, rework of released devices, CNC machining, and validation/verification processes. From October 2021-January 2023, he worked as an Automation and Robotics Engineer at Textron Aviation where he designed, built, programmed, and implemented robotic and automated systems used in aviation/aerospace component manufacturing. At JPL, Spencer is currently working on the Mars 2020 Perseverance rover sampling and caching systems along with rover planning.


  • Master of Science in Robotics Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute 2022
  • Bachelors of Science in Robotics Engineering & Minor in Mechanical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute 2021

Professional Experience

  • January 2023-Present: Robotics Systems Engineer, NASA JPL
  • October 2021-January 2023: Automation and Robotics Engineer, Textron Aviation
  • June 2021-August 2021: Engineering Intern, Medtronic
  • June 2017-December 2017: Mechanical Engineering Intern, Ingram Machining