iRobot Corporation

Test Engineer (electromechanical systems)

Product Development/Engineering
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Job Post Information* : Posted Date
3 days ago


As a part of the Braava and Braavajet team, you will work under guidance of the Lead Test Engineer on a project to design, develop, and implement risk driven test plans that align with the program schedule, goals, and budget for our mopping products.  You will be responsible for analyzing test results and documenting all related information. Your focus will be new product development as well as adapting new technologies to our Braava and Braavajet products. You should possess sufficient technical depth to support troubleshooting of complex cross functional problems and documenting findings.  

Essential Functions/ Job Duties

  • Develop and document test methods, procedures, and test results.
  • Perform product and subsystem level testing and document/communicate results.
  • Support cross-functional root cause and corrective action activities.
  • Support transition to manufacturing locally and at Contract Manufacturer (US and China).


  • 3-8 years of experience in product development and product level testing.
  • BS in engineering.
  • Experience developing electro-mechanical systems that contain complex software behaviors.
  • Adept at summarizing and presenting complex test data.
  • Ability to interpret and modify Engineering design documentation (schematics, drawings, etc.).
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in Engineering.
  • Experience with specialized test equipment and test fixture hardware/software (thermal chambers, HALT chambers, vibration tables, power analyzers, pneumatics, PLC, Raspberry Pi, LabVIEW, Python, etc.).
  • Proficient with mechanical and electrical tools used in product development of electromechanical systems (common hand tools, drills, presses, multi-meters, oscilloscopes, etc.).
  • Experience with Linux OS, Windows OS, and Minitab Software




About Us

We are the leading global consumer robot company, designing and building robots that empower people to do more, both inside and outside of the home. Founded by MIT roboticists who had the vision of making practical robots a reality. To date, we have sold over 20 million robots and globally employ more than 600 of the robot industry’s best and brightest. iRobot is committed to fostering invention, discovery and technological exploration in the pursuit of practical and valuable robot products for the home. iRobot stock trades on the NASDAQ stock market under the ticker symbol IRBT.


iRobot is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts, accessible by our corporate shuttle directly from Alewife Station. We also have offices in California, Europe, Japan, China & Hong Kong. Imagine the future you could help us build as a fellow iRoboteer! Check out #LifeAtiRobot and follow us on Instagram: @irobotcareers


iRobot is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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