iRobot Corporation

  • Web Applications Engineer

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Information Technology
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    3 months ago(5/29/2018 11:27 AM)
  • Summary

    The Web Applications Engineer will report to the Enabling Applications Manager within the product division of IT and will be responsible for enhancing and maturing iRobot’s product data applications. The Web Applications Engineer will add delivery capacity to design, build and scale all of iRobot’s custom applications that enable robot processing functions. 


    These applications directly communicate with iRobot’s full suite of products, as well as, utilize robot data to enhance customer experience and the life of our products. The Web Application Engineer will work closely with the Platform Managers to understand IoT, Product, Engineering, Database, Manufacturing, Operations, Customer Care, and Repair business requirements.

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    • Whole lifecycle software development for the full suite of iRobot’s product data web-based applications.
    • Full-stack web application engineering for each new robot data business need.
    • Designing and advising on appropriate database modeling.
    • Providing guidance to a contracted development team.
    • All other tasks delegated by the Manager.


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • 7+ years engineering experience with multiple languages and frameworks.
    • Experience implementing Web applications in a Django framework.
    • Proficient with Object Oriented design/programming.
    • Proficient in Python, JS, HTML5, and CSS.
    • Proficient in RESTful API, JSON, SQL, MySQL, database design.
    • Knowledgeable in AWS Services such as EC2, ElasticBeanStalk, Lambda, ApiGateway, DynamoDB, IAM, SNS, CloudFront, CloudFormation.
    • CI/CD Tools – Jenkins, Docker, Gradle, Maven, Makefile, NPM, Puppet, BitBucket GIT (Source Control).
    • Software Development Lifecycle – Agile (Jira, Confluence).
    • Strong written and verbal communications.
    • Work with Platform Managers, Product Owners, Engineers, and QA.

    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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