iRobot Corporation

  • Full Cycle Data Engineer

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Information Technology
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    2 months ago(6/27/2018 3:59 PM)
  • Summary

    Are you a data software engineer interested in working with data in the consumer robotics and connected home space? Then come join a fantastic team of data architects, engineers, and scientists responsible for ingesting, curating, and distributing the data that informs and supports iRobot’s connected products around the world. 

    You will work with a fun and collaborative team to design, enhance, and support iRobot’s data pipelines, data quality tools, data APIs, data-driven product features, and data-related software experiments.  The solutions you develop will have direct impact on our digital roadmap and will influence the future of data management for our connected products!

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    • Design, develop, and maintain software capabilities that will provide or improve management, accessibility, security, or accuracy of iRobot’s connected product data.
    • Contribute to our IoT data framework by influencing our AWS big data infrastructure, agile delivery methodologies, automation test processes, documentation strategies, and digital capabilities roadmap.
    • Collaborate directly with data architects, product engineers, R&D developers, data scientists, and digital business owners to develop use cases, demo capabilities, test deliverables, and invent cool new data capabilities.
    • Create user-facing tools and proof of concept implementations to promote use and understanding of our data.


    • 3+ years working in software development
    • Python or Java expertise
    • Experience building microservice architectures, data pipelines, or processing frameworks
    • Hands-on experience using, developing, and maintaining REST APIs
    • Experience writing automated tests to ensure the quality of your software components
    • Comfortable designing, developing, testing, and operating what you build
    • Familiarity with AWS cloud computing and desire to work in AWS serverless or managed services such as Lambda, DynamoDB, Redshift, etc.
    • Familiarity with privacy and security development best practices
    • Capacity and eagerness to learn

    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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