Field Application Engineer - Spot

Location: Waltham Office

As Field Application Engineer you will help us deliver solutions with Spot, our quadruped robot, to new markets. Every day, you will work with the Engineering and Sales teams to demonstrate Spot's utility in customer applications and facilitate customer success. You will travel up to 50% to customer sites and deliver integrations that satisfy customer requirements. You will also help prototype custom integrations for high-value customers.

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:

  • Provide technical support and advice to customers in anticipation of potential challenges

  • Analyze technological problems in installed application systems, and work out solutions if required

  • Develop systems-level solutions and integrations for the operational use of Boston Dynamic products

  • Collaborate with the sales team, engineers, and product managers to develop solutions that meet customer requirements

  • Prepare technical elements of integration proposals, and define the technical solution guidelines for sales team support

  • Preparing relevant records, data, and documents for product presentations, conducting training sessions for demonstrating new products and services

Desired skills:

  • Strong programming skills in Python, Java/Kotlin, C#

  • Solid understanding of Linux operating systems (Ubuntu) and networking devices (routers, switches, and firewalls)

  • Ability to plan and execute multi-month deployments of pre-production Boston Dynamics products at customer sites


  • Willing to travel 50% of the time

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
Salary Range
$59,000.00 - 104,000.00
per Year
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Waltham, MA 02254, US