iRobot Corporation

  • Software Engineer

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Product Development/Engineering
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(5/29/2018 11:07 AM)
  • Summary

    Do you have a passion for robotics? Do you want to code the future of one of the largest consumer robots company in the world? You will have a hand in developing the next generation of products that will live in millions of homes all across the world. As a pioneer in the robot industry, our goal is to drive innovation, serve as an industry catalyst and change the world by empowering people to do more.


    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    Our Connectivity Software Engineering Team is expanding and we're looking for an exceptional Software Engineer to join our team. We're looking for someone with great interpersonal skills, passion, energy, and the desire to build.

    • Design, implement, and test embedded software for use in a variety of mobile robot platforms.
    • Pro-actively write software documentation.
    • Participate in and drive code reviews.
    • Actively participate in daily or weekly team meetings.



    • At least  a BS in Computer Science, or equivalent.
    • 3+ years of experience with Embedded Linux.
    • Strong understanding of C/C++ programming language fundamentals.
    • Knowledge of design patterns and data structures.
    • Capable of solving complex tasks in creative and effective ways.
    • Proactive, self-directing, and good at estimating own work.
    • Track record of performing at a high level, delivering robust solutions on schedule.
    • Excellent communication skills.  Able to explain and defend own work.
    • Experience with Mobile App Development as a hobby would be helpful in this role
    • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services
    • Comfortable with scripting languages like Python



    About Us

    We are the leading global consumer robot company, designing 

    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 800 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, the United Kingdom, 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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