iRobot Corporation

Software Engineering Intern

Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
Category Product Development/Engineering
Requisition ID
Job Post Information* : Posted Date
2 days ago(2/20/2018 1:15 PM)


iRobot Corporation, with a mission of “empowering people to do more” is at the forefront of the development of robotics and artificial intelligence technologies. iRobot has become one of the world’s preeminent specialist designers and builders of consumer robots. iRobot invests in the development and growth of its people, in a culture of empowerment, innovation and fun. Come work with some of the most talented and influential people in the robotics field utilizing cutting edge technologies, in an exciting, fast-growing industry! 


The Software Test Engineering group is seeking a Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related degree field to assist Software Engineers in the design and development of autonomous robotics systems.


This internship would be from June - August 2018.

Essential Functions/ Job Duties

Areas for Opportunities

Embedded Software: C/C++, embedded software and hardware experience

Cloud Services: Python, Go, RESTful services, AWS

Mobile Development: iOS and Android development

Software Test: C/C++, Python, automation

Robotic Algorithms: C/C++, Perception, Navigation, Mapping, SLAM, probabilistic robotics


  • At least two - three years of course work toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
  • Strong interest in Robotics, and academic experience programming in C, C++, or Objective C
  • C/C++ on desktop and embedded platforms
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong understanding of computer systems including concurrent programming, operating systems, compilers and computer architecture
  • Knowledge of data types, algorithms, object oriented programming

iRobot is an “Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled”

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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