Spring 2021: Robotics Software Engineering Intern (Masters, PhD)

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iRobot

Spring 2021: Robotics Software Engineering Intern (Masters, PhD)

Pasadena, CA
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    INTRODUCTION

    Do you want to contribute to keeping the localization and mapping of the next generation of products that will live in millions of homes across the world? As a pioneer in the robot industry, our goal is to drive innovation, serve as an industry catalyst and change the world by empowering people to do more. If you are excited about the challenge of creating the next generation of robots, we encourage you to apply or reach out to one of our recruiters on LinkedIn.

    WHAT YOU WILL DO

    • Design, implement, test, and document algorithms for robots in C/C++
    • Participate in the creation of the next generation of consumer robotics products developed atiRobot
    • Create and update desktop tools in Python and C++

    TO BE SUCCESSFUL YOU WILL HAVE

    • Experience in mapping algorithms, state estimation, POMDPs or computational geometry
    • Graduated or about to graduate in: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Applied Mathematics or related fields
    • Working knowledge of C++ and Python
    • Solid understanding and experience in design patterns, data structures and advanced programming techniques
    • Passion for robotics and experience building or programming robots professionally or as a hobby
    • Working understanding of computer systems including concurrent programming and operating systems
    • Working experience in Linux

    In return you can expect

    • To work on exciting problems in the field of mobile robotics with a large installed base of consumer robots
    • Work with leading scientists in the field of mobile robotics
  • Industry
    Consumer Electronics
  • About Us

    We are the leading global consumer robot company, designing and building robots that empower people to do more, both inside and outside of the home. To date, we have sold over 25 million robots and globally employ more than 1,000 of the robot industry’s best and brightest. iRobot is committed to fostering invention, discovery and technological exploration in the pursuit of practical and valuable robot products for the home.