iRobot Corporation

  • Android Developer

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Product Development/Engineering
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    3 weeks ago(5/29/2018 11:08 AM)
  • Summary

    Explore and leverage your career with one of the world’s foremost leaders in diverse robotics, we are constantly creating robotic products that improve, impact, and change lives.


    As an Android Developer at iRobot, you will be developing mobile applications that control iRobot’s Consumer Home Products.


    In this role, you will collaborate with robot developers, designers, testers, and business managers.  You will have the opportunity to contribute to all aspects of the product development life-cycle.  The ideal candidate must be able to pick up new technologies quickly, be a strong team player, and rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands. 


    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    As a member of an extraordinarily creative, motivated and talented team, you will develop new apps that interface with Consumer Robots, which are used by millions of people.

    • Design, implement, and test a new, Android based, robot application.
    • Collaborate with technical architects, test engineers, and user interface designers.
    • Write high quality code that is well documented and unit tested.
    • Participate in and drive code reviews.


    • BS in Computer Science, or equivalent.
    • At least 2 years solid development in Java 
    • Experience working in a product development role preferably in a mobile development company
    • Experience working in an Agile environment
    • Knowledge of design patterns and data structures.
    • Track record of performing at a high level, delivering robust solutions on schedule.


    • MS in Computer Science.
    • At least 2 years development in Android applications
    • Experience building mobile applications (Android) that control real time systems.
    • Knowledge and experience using automated testing frameworks for Android based application
    • Familiar with WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC and other short distance wireless communication technology communications protocols, particularly UDP/TCP, and socket programming.
    • Familiarity with various security protocols, certificate authentication etc.




    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 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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