iRobot: Principal Android Engineer
8 Crosby Drive
Bedford, MA 01730

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Imagine the future you could help us build. 

Teamwork, not just tech work. We are tech futurists and business geniuses. Together, we solve problems to make daily life easier. We are looking for a few more great minds to join our team as we continue to grow one of the world's leading consumer robot companies.

Together, we empower people to do more.

Introduction

iRobot’s Mobile Engineering is looking for an exceptional Android developer to join our team. You'll be a key contributor to iRobot's talented and exciting Digital products program. You'll get to work on inventive software products that provide our customers with rich and convenient ways to interact with our family of consumer robots.

The ideal candidate can thrive in a fast-paced environment and enjoys the effective interplay on multi-disciplinary teams to deliver new product capabilities. You'll work closely with our product and design teams to bring the best user experience to our mobile app. You'll collaborate with IoT connectivity, cloud, data analytics, as well as robotics, contributing to next-generation iRobot products and Digital features. Software innovation at iRobot will surprise you.

Responsibilities:

  • Be a leader among the incredible group of engineers behind the top-rated iRobot Home mobile app, used by millions of people worldwide
  • Contribute to code base comprised of common C++ core with native iOS and Android UI
  • Write high quality code that is well documented, maintainable, and unit tested
  • Collaborate with technical architects, test engineers, UX designers, product managers
  • Help to mentor and grow other engineers; participate in and drive code reviews
  • Technically lead small team of engineers working on a user experience initiative.

Require Qualifications:

  • At least 8 years in development of native Android commercial applications
  • Track record of performing at a high level, delivering robust solutions on schedule
  • Exceptional coding skills in C++ and at least one of Java, Kotlin, Objective-C, or Swift
  • Communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Experience in debugging code bases with multiple source languages
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.

 Desired Qualifications

  • Graduate technical degree in related field
  • Previous development of networked mobile applications, with complex communications
  • Helped to drive quality improvement through test-driven development practices
  • Knowledge of challenges building common mobile app features for multiple platforms
  • Industry experience in consumer electronics, mobile devices, or robotics.

iRobot is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Full-time

Why We Work Here

Victoria
Product Marketing Specialist

"iRobot means a lot to me: innovation, passion and creativity; it's exciting to work in a field that's always evolving and you're watching all of these new products come forward into the market"

Dominic
Sr. Manager, Consumer Insights

"Having fun and working hard, but also really enjoying the fact that you can work with some really smart people and the combination of their ideas and your ideas is going to make something that's never been experienced before."

Jasper
Manager, Software Engineering

"What I really like about iRobot is our culture, we've done team building events where we've built slingshots out of PVC piping - we're all about collaboration"

Sushmita
Director, Strategic Sourcing

"We're working in a dynamic company that's growing very fast, so we're all empowered to make decisions - we talk about our priorities, how we have to adapt if something changes and that allows us to make the correct decisions, make them fast and allow the company to be successful"