Junior Software/Robotics Engineer, Stretch Behavior

Location: Waltham Office

As a Junior Software/Robotics Engineer focusing on robot autonomous behaviors at Boston Dynamics, you will help make Stretch perform tasks that are essential to successfully operate in a warehouse environment.  Every day you will work closely with the controls and perception teams to create new functionality for Stretch.  To thrive in this role, you must have strong programming skills and be motivated and excited to create industry-transforming robotic systems.

Boston Dynamics is a world leader in mobile robots, tackling some of the toughest robotics challenges. For years, our awe-inspiring viral videos on YouTube have shown the world what remarkably capable robots can do. Now we are quickly becoming a recognized leader in automation solutions for industrial applications and warehouse logistics.  

Day to day activities: 

  • Design and implement algorithms to make the robot perform specific tasks 

  • Analyze and debug data from robots 

  • Run experiments on the robot

Desired skills:

  • Proficiency in C++ 

  • Interest or experience in planning, controls or perception 

  • Strong debugging and analytical skills

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas for this position.

Boston Dynamics will never ask you to divulge your personal financial or account information as part of its recruiting process.

Boston Dynamics
Waltham, MA 02254, US