iRobot Corporation

  • Robotics Intern, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Product Development/Engineering
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    2 weeks ago(5/7/2018 9:49 PM)
  • Summary

    We are seeking a Robotics engineering intern to support the prototyping and development of hardware test and automation infrastructure for consumer robotic systems. 


    This internship is a three month commitment from May-August 2018. 

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    Depending on skills and experience, job duties may include mechanical design and assembly of robotics and systems, control system design and implementation, electronic circuit design/testing, and computer/embedded systems programming.


    • Students studying Software, Electrical, or Robotics Engineering are encouraged to apply.
    • Ability to work well in a team environment
    • Comfortable exploring work tasks, seeking out answers, and working independently when necessary
    • Strong interpersonal skills track record, excellent oral and written communication/briefing skills
    • Computer proficiency (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
    • Demonstrated organizational, planning, and prioritization skills

    Optional Skills:

    • Knowledge of ECAD packages, including Altium and SPICE
    • Experience soldering surface mount components
    • Experience programming embedded hardware, like Arduino or Raspberry Pi
    • Proficiency with C, C++ and/or Python
    • Knowledge of MCAD packages, including Pro/E or Solidworks
    • Experience in machine shop, including lathe, mill, and hand tools


    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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