iRobot Corporation

  • Associate/Staff Software Engineer, Computer Vision

    Job Locations US-MA-Bedford
    Category Product Development/Engineering
    Requisition ID
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date
    2 weeks ago(8/2/2018 9:46 AM)
  • Summary

    Our Software Engineering Team is expanding and is looking for an exceptional Software Engineer to join our team. Once you’re part of the team, you’ll be challenged by interesting computer vision problems, from improving the navigation algorithms to adding new software features for existing and future robots. The team is very collaborative and fun with a willingness to continue learning and growing.

    Essential Functions/ Job Duties

    • Work on the next generation of consumer robotics products developed at iRobot.
    • Develop robot software, focusing on navigation and computer vision algorithms
    • Integrate software on multiple robotic platforms
    • Design, implement, test, and document software to run on Linux and embedded platforms
    • Work in an Agile environment
    • Be passionate about Robotics


    • Expertise in writing C/C++ applications for Linux or embedded systems
    • Solid understanding of design patterns, data structures and advanced programming techniques
    • Experience with real-time and multi-threaded systems
    • Experience with navigation algorithms, SLAM, vision-based SLAM or computer vision
    • Experience with version control systems such as git or svn
    • Strong analytical skills and mathematical foundation
    • Good understanding of computer systems
    • Desire to learn as well as teach others
    • M.S in Computer Science
    • Coursework in Computer Vision
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

    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, Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled 

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