Software Engineer

Location: Waltham Office

As a Software Engineer, you will collaborate with team members to identify and resolve product limitations as well as create new capabilities for our novel warehouse and four legged robots. Every day you will develop and support software to enable core system capabilities such as sensor management, efficient distributed state synchronization, and factory production support. Additionally, you will test software solutions on robot hardware. To thrive in this role, you must be able to: write, review, and test high-quality production code, be driven by fixing broken software products, and enjoy tackling challenging problems.

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, logistics and warehouses.

Day to day activities:

  • Design and implement software solutions for our robot platforms.

  • Create highly reliable, maintainable, and testable codebases.

  • Design software architecture.

  • Interface with multi-disciplinary teams to execute design objectives.

  • Teach advanced design and development concepts as a mentor to more junior engineers if in a senior position.

Desired skills:

  • Experience developing software in a professional environment

  • Proficiency designing and implementing scalable software through the use of design patterns in modern C++.

  • Experience with systems programming, eg  memory management, threading, and interprocess communication techniques.

  • Comfortable debugging complex systems.

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.

We have several software roles coming up in the future that we will review your application for.

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

Boston Dynamics
Salary Range
$67,000.00 - 93,000.00
per Year
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Waltham, MA 02254, US
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