51 - 100 employees
Series B
Hardware & Robotics
Other

6 River Systems Company Overview

6 River Systems (6RS) is a Boston based company founded by former Kiva Systems (now Amazon Robotics) and Mimio executives. Their fulfillment automation solution fuses collaborative mobile robots (Chuck) with a modern cloud-based software to provide operators an end-to-end user experience. The 6RS solution is the first solution in the world to utilize a directed zone-based picking and replenishment workflow, with Chuck leading the associate through his/her work. 6RS has successfully deployed this solution at leading 3PLs and retailers, helping them realize increases of 2-3x pick and replenishment rates in as little as 5 days.

Recent Press:

Forbes - This Robot Startup Just Raised $25 Million To Make Warehouse Fulfillment Easier
XconomyWith $25M in Tow, 6 River Systems Aims to Advance Warehouse Robotics
Boston Business Journal'Land grab' in warehouse robotics leads to $25M round for 6 River Systems
Bloomberg - Meet Chuck, the Robot Helping Warehouse Fulfillment
The Boston Globe - Robots taking over in warehouses
TechCrunch - 6RS Unveils Warehouse Robots That Show Workers the Way

Jobs at 6 River Systems

 
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6 River Systems is changing what it means to work with robots. Starting with Chuck, a collaborative robot, 6 River Systems is building automation solutions that power the winning warehouses of tomorrow. Our marketing team seeks a Content Writer to create compelling social media posts, blog posts, white papers, case studies and emails. You will work closely with the Content Marketing Manager and members of the Marketing and Sales teams to execute a content strategy that converts leads into customers. The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of producing pieces that increase...
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
We are seeking an energetic individual to join a high-performing team that finds, educates, and converts leads to pipeline. This position will have a real impact on the company by generating qualified prospects for sales. Key Activities: Execute the demand generation playbook by targeting prospects at key accounts. Add value with every prospect interaction Cold-call and email into targeted accounts, lists or personally researched contacts within a specified region/market to uncover and qualify opportunities Communicate value proposition by thoroughly understanding company...
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
Why 6 River Systems? Were a venture backed startup building a new generation of automation and fulfillment systems for e-commerce, retail, and third-party logistics operations. Life at 6 River Systems (6RS) is about creating amazing systems that solve real world customer problems. We create magic by harnessing the power of people, software, hardware and data. Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and teamwork. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly meaningful problems. We believe that great work gets done in a positive, supportive environment. We dont...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
6 River Systems is disrupting a hundred billion dollar industry with a new approach to warehouse automation. Founded in 2015, we have developed a solution built on proprietary AI, mobile robots and cloud-based enterprise software. Our solution is half the cost of traditional automation and 2-3x faster than manual, cart pick operations. Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and collaboration. We have a West Coast vibe with Northeast drive. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly challenging problems. We are as passionate about hiring the right people as we are about...
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
We want to add software engineers to our team who love to code and prefer to be in a highly collaborative environment. Our team is small, incredibly motivated and we are big believers in team! Everyone at 6 River brings a unique contribution to the company and its culture. We engage in high-energy exchanges on design, and develop feature functionality quickly and elegantly. We are hiring at all levels. This is an opportunity for you to have a real impact on the creation of our automation platform and work across many areas in the tech stack. We promise you will be bragging about your job to...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
We want to add software engineers to our team who love to code and prefer to be in a highly collaborative environment. Our team is small, incredibly motivated and we are big believers in team! Everyone at 6 River brings a unique contribution to the company and its culture. We engage in high-energy exchanges on design, and develop feature functionality quickly and elegantly. We are hiring at all levels. This is an opportunity for you to have a real impact on the creation of our automation platform and work across many areas in the tech stack. We promise you will be bragging about your job to...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
Were a venture backed startup building a new generation of collaborative robots and fulfillment systems for e-commerce, retail, and third-party logistics operations. Life at 6 River Systems (6RS) is about creating amazing systems that solve real world customer problems. We create magic by harnessing the power of people, software, hardware and data. Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and teamwork. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly meaningful problems. We believe that great work gets done in a positive, supportive environment. We are as passionate about hiring...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
This is an exciting leadership position in our North American market. This is a front-line field sales management role accountable for building and leading a team and managing all operations related to the sales force in the defined region. You will report directly to the VP of Sales. We are seeking someone who enjoys the entrepreneurial atmosphere of a small company, but has been through the experience of scaling up an enterprise to significant organization size and revenues. You have experience working in a dynamic environment and experience growing a company from nominal revenues to...
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
6 River Systems is searching for an electrical engineer who has experience designing, developing, and deploying analog and digital circuits and embedded firmware. Experience with mobile robotic automation solutions is a plus. Our team is small, incredibly motivated and we are big believers in team! Everyone at 6 River brings a unique contribution to the company and its culture. We engage in high-energy exchanges on design, and develop feature functionality quickly and elegantly. Key Activities: Design circuit boards from scratch through manufacturing Evaluate and integrate...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
This is an opportunity for you to have a real impact on the creation of our automation platform and work across many areas in the tech stack. In a "typical" day you could be implementing cloud services and client side applications that coordinate work between mobile robots, or authoring, testing, debugging reliable, production quality source code and participate in the design and architecture of major features. Typical things that we look for: Experience leading teams of developers to deliver exceptional products 7-10 years of full stack software development experience...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
6 River Systems is disrupting a hundred billion dollar industry with a new approach to warehouse automation. Founded in 2015, we have developed a solution built on proprietary AI, mobile robots and cloud-based enterprise software. Our solution is half the cost of traditional automation and 2-3x faster than manual, cart pick operations. Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and collaboration. We have a West Coast vibe with Northeast drive. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly challenging problems. We are as passionate about hiring the right people as we are about...
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
We are searching for a Hardware Program Manager to drive the development of our next generation robot systems. The expectation is that you bring a blend of program and product experience and can dive deep with the engineering team. On a typical day you could be meeting with suppliers showing off their newest sensors, kicking off an internal project to design our own motor controllers, meeting with the sales and solutions team to brainstorm ways to solve customer problems for a new proposal, and then update the entire company on the progress of the next generation robotics platform. ...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
6 River Systems is looking for a talented engineer to join its Configuration and Integration Operations (CI-Ops) group. CI-Ops drives the configuration management across our global fulfilment network, validates the integration between 6 River Systems and customers warehouse management system, and develops an ecosystem of tools for automating software releases and validation to a fleet of intelligent Linux-based mobile robots. The TechOps engineer will take a lead role in building and managing these solutions that help empower our customers and team. The ideal candidate possesses a blend of...
Customer Success
Waltham
We want to add software engineers to our team who love to code and prefer to be in a highly collaborative environment. Our team is small, incredibly motivated and we are big believers in team! Everyone at 6 River brings a unique contribution to the company and its culture. We engage in high-energy exchanges on design, and develop feature functionality quickly and elegantly. This is an opportunity for you to have a real impact on the creation of our automation platform and work across many areas in the tech stack. We promise you will be bragging about your job to friends and family on...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
Were a venture backed startup building a new generation of automation and fulfillment systems for e-commerce, retail, and third-party logistics operations. Life at 6 River Systems (6RS) is about creating amazing systems that solve real world customer problems. We create magic by harnessing the power of people, software, hardware and data. Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and teamwork. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly meaningful problems.6 River Systems is searching for a Firmware Engineer who has experience developing, debugging, and deploying embedded...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
We are searching for an experienced designer who will be responsible for designing integrations to our customers warehouse management systems (WMS). This individual will work closely with sales, solutions, engineering, product management, and deployment services to define the requirements and oversee the integration of our robotic fulfillment system. This is an exciting opportunity to have a real impact on the success of our customers and help us accelerate the development of our automation platform. You will work across disciplinary lines on a small team, working with a very talented team....
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
We are searching for a Hardware Reliability Engineer to help support our growing customer sites. An ideal candidate possesses electro-mechanical experience, learns quickly, and can work both independently and across the organization effectively. You will join our Hardware Reliability Team, combined with software support, configurations, and deployment engineering teams, to make our customers successful. This position has opportunity for the candidate to grow with the company and take on additional responsibilities over time. This unique role requires a mix of hands-on technical capability,...
Customer Success
Waltham
6 River Systems is disrupting a hundred billion dollar industry with a new approach to warehouse automation. Founded in 2015, we have developed a solution built on proprietary AI, mobile robots and cloud-based enterprise software. Our solution is half the cost of traditional automation and 2-3x faster than manual, cart pick operations.Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and collaboration. We have a West Coast vibe with Northeast drive. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly challenging problems. We are as passionate about hiring the right people as we are about...
Sales & Business Development
Waltham
We are searching for a strong leader who will ensure we deliver a high quality product while balancing the importance of time-to-market at a fast growing company. You will lead highly skilled Software Engineers in Test (SETs) who work closely with the rest of the software and product teams. In this role, you will have a full ownership of the software quality, with responsibilities for the talent, strategy, process, tools, and metrics. The expectation is that you bring in relevant industry experience, learn quickly, and work both independently and across the organization. This is a critical...
Software Engineering/QA
Waltham
We are searching for a program manager to lead multiple automation deployment programs. The expectation is that you bring in program management experience, learn quickly, and can work both independently and across the organization effectively. You will manage a team of deployment engineers and work with the go-to-market team to make our customers successful. The ideal candidate will be able to grow with the company and take on additional leadership roles over time. This is a unique opportunity; you will have an immediate impact on the development of our company. Key Activities:...
Customer Success
Waltham
We are searching for a senior site reliability engineer who possesses a blend of technical and customer-facing skills to successfully analyze, root cause, contain, and resolve complex technical issues. You will work with a small, highly motivated team and contribute to the companys culture, engage in high-energy exchanges on product roadmap, and keep our automation solutions up and running, ensuring our customers have the best experience possible. This is a unique opportunity; you will have an immediate impact on the development of our company. We guarantee you will be bragging about your...
Software Engineering/QA
271 Waverley Oaks Rd, Suite 400
Waltham, MA 02452

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May 14, 2019
6 River Systems, the provider of the world’s first and only fully collaborative mobile robotics solution, has been named to ... Read More The post 6 River Systems named to RBR50 by Robotics Business Review appeared first on 6 River Systems. ...
April 25, 2019
The supply chain is a complex, multi-faceted process encompassing everything from warehouse fulfillment to logistics. With many companies continuing to ... Read More The post 8 innovations that are transforming supply chains appeared first on 6 River Systems. ...
April 23, 2019
The world of logistics is increasingly driven by technology, with artificial intelligence, big data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and ... Read More The post 26 warehouse pros reveal the most important factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse appeared first on 6 River Systems. ...
April 23, 2019
Just four years since launching its solution, collaborative mobile robotics provider 6 River Systems (6RS) has been positioned as a ... Read More The post 6 River Systems named a ‘leader’ in IDC MarketScape report appeared first on 6 River Systems. ...
April 16, 2019
6 River Systems (6RS), the provider of the world’s first and only fully collaborative mobile robotics solution, is pleased to ... Read More The post 6 River Systems and Sport Chek host ceremonial contract signing at ProMat 2019 appeared first on 6 River Systems. ...