Building Enterprise Leaders

Software Engineer - Generalist at Cobalt Robotics
San Mateo, CA, US
At Cobalt Robotics, we’ve merged hardware, software, people, and data to transform enterprise security services. Our autonomous indoor robots, managed by highly-trained remote Specialists, offer an innovative solution to address important security issues—consistently and accurately.  We partner with businesses across every industry such as Yelp, Slack, and Briggs & Stratton, among others, to further the potential of human-robot interaction and create smarter, safer workplaces.
Cobalt's team is comprised of renowned technologists and security professionals, and backed by world-class investors such as Bloomberg Beta and Sequoia. In 2019, Cobalt was recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and San Francisco Business Times.
We’re looking for people who want to make an impact with us and help build a company that is known for its excellence in engineering, passion for progress, and dedication to service.  If you’re in search of a career with an organization that is driven to help robots and people work together, we may be the place for you.
Software Engineer - Generalist: You should be a generalist who loves diving into many layers of the stack, learning new technologies, and wearing many different hats. Your goal will be to improve reliability and add new functionality to our system whether in our robotics code, our frontend interfaces, or our backend infrastructure. Adaptability is key here.

Your Goals

    • Cobalt robots rely on our skilled “Robot Specialists” and our cloud infrastructure to do their job correctly. You’ll develop our internal tools and interfaces to help humans and machines work together.
    • Integrate our robots with 3rd party systems such as elevators, automatic doors, and security software.
    • Work directly alongside Specialists to understand and improve workflows

Your Experience

    • Exceptional coding, debugging, and architecture skills, with an eye for maintainability, reliability, and performance
    • Experience with Python
    • 3+ years of industry experience building software applications
    • BA/BS in CS, Software Engineering, or a related field

Bonus Points

    • Experience building modern frontends using React and Redux
    • Experience with Django or a similar web framework
    • Experience with C++ or embedded firmware
    • Experience with network security
    • Experience with robotics
    • Have worked in a startup environment
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.