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Software Engineer - Robotics

This is a full time position working at the Roam facility in San Francisco. You will work with our software and electrical engineering team to develop, validate, and deploy the software for our early product platforms. This position is perfect for someone looking to have a significant impact on this emerging technology as we design, develop, and produce the next generation of wearable robots. Some of the specific responsibilities include:

  • Writing high quality embedded C++ software that can be tested and deployed on early systems

  • Develop high level algorithms to plan the device behavior, and control the system to perform as desired

  • Oversee testing and development efforts of new products with medical applications, which will require time spent on site at clinical testing facilities

We are seeking highly motivated and adaptable individuals who will explore the peaks and valleys of all problems that may come up while building a new generation of robots for everyday life.


  • BS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent field

  • Experience developing and deploying execution time sensitive embedded software

  • Experience developing and testing control software for a robotic device

  • Strong understanding of control methodologies especially PID controllers

  • Strong programming foundation including experience with C/C++

  • Able to deliver quality work in a fast-paced startup environment

  • Ability to relocate to work at the Roam San Francisco office

Bonus Points

  • MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent field

  • Demonstrated experience developing high level control software that interacts with a human operator

  • Experience working with robots in a medical environment

  • Experience interpreting sensor signals to determine device state for a robot system

  • Strong preference given to candidates available immediately

  • US Citizen or permanent resident (Please specify your citizenship status in your resume)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.