Amazon Web Services Sr. Software Engineer - Robotics in North Reading, Massachusetts

Job Description

Are you inspired by invention? Is problem solving through teamwork in your DNA? Do you like the idea of seeing how your work impacts the bigger picture? Answer yes to any of these and you’ll fit right in here at Amazon Robotics. We are a smart team of doers that work passionately to apply cutting edge advances in robotics and software to solve real-world challenges that will transform our customers’ experiences in ways we can’t even image yet. We invent new improvements every day. We are Amazon Robotics and we will give you the tools and support you need to invent with us in ways that are rewarding, fulfilling and fun.

Amazon Robotics develops state-of-the art robotics for Amazon’s Fulfillment Centers. Amazon Fulfillment handles more individual items than any company in the world. We are combining computer vision, mobile robots, advanced end-of-arm tooling and high-degree of freedom movement to solve real-world problems at huge scale. Our team collaborates with a variety of customers across Amazon worldwide to conceive, develop, prototype and deploy a wide range of robotic systems.

As a Senior Software Engineer you will be directly involved in developing concept to production ready solutions to solve some of Amazon’s most challenging material handling problems. For this position we are seeking a hard working individual with experience developing, debugging and optimizing real-time software for implementing closed-loop feedback control on the world’s most advanced robots. We desire experience ranging from concept through build, test, debug, redesign, production and delivery.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field or equivalent experience

  • Experience working in development team(s) that have delivered commercial software or software-based services

  • Development experience in Python, C, C++

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and willingness to mentor more junior engineers and help them develop their skills and leadership abilities

  • Experience with designing, building and deploying scalable; highly available systems

  • Experience with modern tools and environments (e.g., XML, web services, version control systems, bug/issue tracking tools)

  • Bachelors/Masters degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field or equivalent experience

  • in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field

  • Experience and knowledge in building software for large scale industrial systems

  • Experience and knowledge in controlling and integrating robotics

  • Experiences of using AWS services, Relational Databases, SQL

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Job ID775177

CompanyAmazon Robotics LLC

Position CategorySoftware Development

Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)United States