51 - 100 employees
No outside funding
Consumer
Hardware & Robotics

Piaggio Fast Forward Company Overview

Founded in 2015 by the Piaggio Group, Piaggio Fast Forward creates lightweight, intelligent mobility solutions for people and goods. Based in Boston, MA, the company is dedicated to helping people to move better, further, faster, and more enjoyably. PFF builds products that travel with people on the move. In the present era of machine intelligence and ubiquitous networks, PFF seeks to promote more vibrant cities filled with pedestrians, cyclists, and skaters whose mobility is enhanced by new varieties of smart vehicles. PFF's first product is gita®: a mobile-carrier that follows people on the go carrying up to 45 pounds. gita® encourages an active lifestyle for anyone who wants to move with ease, from millennials and parents to seniors and disabled individuals.

Jobs at Piaggio Fast Forward

 
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Production Supervisor We are looking for an experienced Production Supervisor to oversee our production operations and staff. The Production Supervisor will guarantee that manufacturing remains a smooth and efficient process by monitoring employees and organizing workflows. In a fast-paced environment like production, the Supervisor is an integral part of the manufacturing process. You must be competent and comprehend complex operations. You should also be able to optimize day-to-day activities while minimizing the costs. The goal is to ensure that production processes deliver products of...
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Boston
Piaggio Fast Forward (PFF) is hiring a Graphics/GPU Software Engineer to join our multidisciplinary engineering team. The ideal candidate is an experienced engineer who is not only a strong team player but can also mentor colleagues. The Graphics/GPU Software Engineer will have the opportunity to collaborate across teams while creating and maintaining PFFs robotics graphic application. This is a 2-3 month contract position within our Software team. Responsibilities: Develop GPU application for current and next generation of PFF products for high throughput embedded...
Software Engineering/QA
Boston
Piaggio Fast Forward is hiring an experienced CAD Designer to join our Mechanical team. The CAD Designer is primarily responsible for creating and maintaining CAD files for new and current products utilizing Fusion 360 and Autodesk Inventor CAD software. This flexible opportunity has room to grow based on the candidate's capabilities. Responsibilities: Create, detail, and assemble parts into CAD assemblies based on whiteboard sketches and verbal communication. Modify and add parametric features to surface models. Update and maintain current CAD files on existing designs....
Hardware Engineering
Boston
Piaggio Fast Forward (PFF) is hiring Assemblers to join our new team responsible for the assembly of our first product, gita. As the founding members of the team, you will assist in design, test, and implementation of the assembly processes. The assemblers will be expected to function as a member of the production team whose goal is to assemble required components, operate manufacturing equipment, and maintain the quality and integrity of the products and facility at all times. In this role, your primary focus is to build components by assembling parts and subassemblies while following...
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52 Roland Street
Boston, MA 02129

Piaggio Fast Forward Values

Innovation
We are constantly innovating to make a difference. We merge design and technology to disrupt existing norms.

Collaboration
No cubicles, no walls, and no bureaucracy. We believe in creating flexible work environments where cross-functional teams work together.

Quality
The Piaggio Group has been a pioneer of light mobility for more than 130 years. High performance, sleek, and user-friendly vehicles run in our DNA.

Freedom
Our motto is autonomy for humans. We work towards a collective effort that approaches robotics in a human-centered manner.

Perks and Benefits

Wellness

  • 100% company-sponsored medical and dental coverage
  • 401K non-elective contribution

Learning

  • Conferences and seminars
  • Speaker series
  • Industry specialists & creatives
  • Personal finance consulting

Flexibility

  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • Unlimited PTO

Fun

  • Monthly corporate outings
  • Holiday parties
  • Game room
  • A full machine shop for you to build your own toys!

Lifestyle

  • Gym access
  • Standing desks
  • Monthly massage sessions

Transportation

  • Free parking
  • Free MBTA passes
  • Free access to our electric bikes, motorcycles, hoverboards and gitas!
Tom
Smart Behaviors Specialist

Hard, novel and interesting problems to solve; great people, cool robots and a handful of dogs -- it's all good stuff.

Amanda
Controller

My favorite part about working at Piaggio Fast Forward is the people. They create an environment at PFF that makes it a place I enjoy spending time. After all, PFF internally stands for Pretty Fun Friends. That’s what you’ll get working at PFF.

Ryanne
Director of Operations and People

Being a part of pioneering something so innovative is truly special but it’s the people that keep me here and make me want to work hard. The fast growth always provides new challenges to solve and there’s the opportunity to learn as much as you want.

Naz
Design Lead

PFF is equal parts challenging and rewarding. I have the opportunity here to help build something from the ground up. At the same time I'm expanding my knowledge of design across disciplines through product development from concept to completion.