iRobot Corporation

  • Software Engineer – IoT Cloud

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Product Development/Engineering
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    2 days ago(4/23/2018 1:37 PM)
  • Summary

    Are you an up and coming software engineer interested in joining a team of recognized experts in the cloud space? Then come join a fantastic team of software engineers who are responsible for scaling out iRobot’s connected products solution to support millions of robots on Amazon Web Services.  This team is also responsible for developing iRobot’s Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and IFTTT integration offerings.  You will design, enhance, mature, and support iRobot’s cloud IoT solutions, while working with an incredible and collaborative team! These solutions are the foundation for key services and capabilities supporting iRobot’s connected products roadmap.

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    • Assist in the design, development and configuration of software components and services with serverless design patterns using Python.
    • Adopt and enhance agile scrum development practices and continuous delivery principles to support growing portfolio of connected robots
    • Contribute to our Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment framework by enhancing our automation test framework


    • Experience in designing and building commercial cloud services with a strong emphasis on scalability, availability and reliability
    • 2-5 years of software development with object-oriented languages like Python, Java, or C++, using SOA principles. Go language experience a plus.
    • Highly collaborative, excellent interpersonal skills, and a strong desire for continuous improvement
    • Experience with foundational cloud services for storage, computation, event processing, messaging, data processing, and analytics with a high preference for Amazon Web Services (AWS)
    • Understanding of APIs, RESTful services
    • Knowledge of NoSQL solutions (AWS Dynamo DB, Cassandra, MongoDB, Azure Tablestorage, etc) and unstructured data processing are highly desirable
    • Experience with JSON, YAML and related notational data representations
    • Familiarity with PaaS, IaaS, and SaaS technologies
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related discipline required
    • Master's degree is preferred

    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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