Embedded Systems Engineer

American Robotics is a commercial drone developer based in the Greater Boston Area. We are creating the future of drones -- a fully-automated, industrial-grade drone scout. We are currently seeking an Embedded Systems Engineer to head the development, testing, and deployment of critical embedded systems.

Minimum Requirements:

  • MS, or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineer, Robotics, or a related field

  • Minimum 3 years of industry experience designing embedded systems for industrial or robotics products

  • Strong and demonstrable expertise in designing and building robust embedded hardware and software for mission critical applications

  • Extensive experience in firmware development and testing

  • Developing and debugging low level embedded firmware/drivers

  • Developing and debugging application level embedded firmware

  • Strong knowledge of communication protocols (I2C, SPI, RS-232, RS-485, CAN, etc.) 

  • Strong proficiency in C

  • Experience in general circuit design, modeling, fabrication and testing of electrical, electro-mechanical, and embedded systems.


Desirable Qualifications: 

  • Proficiency in Real Time Embedded C programming techniques, with or without an RTOS

  • Experience with ARM Cortex microcontrollers

  • Experience with DSPs, FPGAs, VHDL

  • Experience integrating various sensors into mission-critical embedded systems

  • Experience with system integration and testing, test plan development and execution

  • Experience with drones and/or similar autonomous robotics.

  • Experience working in a small, fast-moving team



If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please fill out a brief application by clicking "Apply Now" above.