: USC Engineering Job Fair
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Bedford, MA 01730

Employee Testimonials



Our Floor Care Robot Software Team is expanding and we're looking for an excellent Associate Software Engineer to join us. You will work on fielded products for immediate customer impact. We're looking for someone with great interpersonal skills, passion, energy, and the desire to build.

What you will do:

  • Develop robot software in C and in iRobot's domain specific programming language
  • Collaborate closely across many disciplines (manufacturing, hardware, cloud and mobile software, and more), to define requirements and co-develop solutions
  • Work on the entire codebase of an in-market product, while developing your own areas of expertise
  • Diagnose and fix in-field bugs for immediate customer impact
  • Support ongoing cost reduction efforts
  • Add new features to fielded products to continue to delight our customers
  • Work with testers to create test plans and test cases
  • Participate in code reviews

To Be Successful You Will Have:

  • BS in CS/CE or equivalent
  • 1-2 years experience
  • Experience working with C; Lisp knowledge is a plus
  • Experience with embedded tools and software
  • Experience in networking, Wi-Fi, cloud, AWS, or mobile apps is a plus
  • Experience in Agile/SCRUM process is a plus
  • Track record of performing at a high level
  • Proactive, self-directed, and good at estimating own work
  • Capable of solving complex tasks in creative and effective ways
  • Proven ability to learn quickly and independently

An ideal candidate also exhibits behavioral skills that indicate:

  • Open mindedness
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
  • Flexible in completing tasks in a dynamic workplace
  • Positive attitude
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-motivated
  • Organized

Why you should take this role:

  • Help make life easier for millions of everyday people
  • Solve fun problems with collaborative, supportive cross functional colleagues
  • Robots! Create software that makes things happen in the real, physical world
  • See the results of your work on store shelves everywhere
  • Opportunity to work on everything that robot software must handle; be a true generalist

Employee Testimonials

Danielle Dean
Technical Director of Machine Learning

"I love how much iRobot emphasizes learning, risk-taking, and innovation, and gives me the opportunity to work with different people."

Eva Moscat
Manager, Software Engineering

"Every day I feel challenged – whether it’s technical problem solving, or getting my team up to speed on a new project and making sure they are happy, motivated, and developing in their careers."

Emiko Komori
Corporate Counsel

"Collaborating with people who are very passionate and dedicated to building products that bring joy and ‘wow!’ to customers is my favorite part of my job."

Brandon Rohrer
Principal Data Scientist

"iRobot is a wonderland for a data scientist. Our data helps us enhance our customers’ experiences by better understanding their needs and delivering new solutions to exceed their expectations."

Victoria Liceaga
Manager, Product Marketing

"The Global Marketing group is dynamic and lively. We are always moving fast to plan for new products, execute seasonal campaigns, and pivot based on changes in the market. We are so fortunate to be marketing products that our customers love as much as we do and that add real value to their lives."

Eric Burbank
Principal Mechanical Engineer

"The hardware engineering group at iRobot is incredibly innovative and fun to work with. We have a full range of engineers with many diversified talents. Everyone is incredibly willing to share their expertise and help out on challenges."

Evn Tomeny
Manager of Enterprise Collaboration

"The collaborative nature of the team is refreshing. Everyone works together to find interesting solutions to complicated problems, and contributions are appreciated from anywhere. Because of the diverse set of backgrounds and experiences, you’ll often find answers where you least expect them!"

Michelle Gattuso
VP Portfolio & Digital Product Management

"iRoboteers know that their contributions matter. They are always doing what they can to make things better and deliver great products that customers will love. We know we’ve had a hand in changing the world and it shows in our drive and determination to keep moving forward."

Lauren Stern
Principal Design Researcher

"Our team is unique because we have so many disciplines within the Design department. Owning and using a robot is a multi-faceted experience, and we all work together to create that experience for our users. The cross-discipline collaboration is really special. It’s a group of funny, enthusiastic, creative, kind people."

Sushmita Bawari
Director, Strategic Sourcing

"It’s great to have the opportunity to manage a global team and work with suppliers from all around the world. It really helps you appreciate how inter-connected everything is."