Building Enterprise Leaders

Senior Software Engineer - Robotics at Cobalt
San Mateo, CA, US

At Cobalt Robotics, we’ve merged hardware, software, and people, to transform enterprise security services. Our autonomous indoor robots, managed by highly-trained remote Specialists, offer an innovative solution to address important security issues. We partner with businesses across every industry to further the potential of human-robot interaction and create smarter, safer workplaces.

Cobalt's team is comprised of renowned technologists and backed by world-class investors such as Sequoia, Bloomberg Beta,  and Coatue. In 2019, Cobalt was recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and the 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 customers.

About the role:

We’re at the forefront of deploying robots to complex, unstructured environments! As a Software Engineer, you’ll focus on solving exciting new problems and creating new behaviors as we get robots out of the lab and into the real world. Our robots are equipped with LiDAR, depth cameras, and high powered processors and GPUs.

What you’ll do:

Develop safe and robust behaviors so the robot can handle real-world problems and people around it

Work on Navigation, Localization, and Path Planning algorithms so the robot can traverse across multiple floors and use elevators

Productize and deploy these algorithms onto our robots and cloud infrastructure

What you need:

BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science, Robotics, or a related field

3+ years of industry experience with Python

Experience with ROS

Experience with Linux

Experience working with mobile robots or self-driving cars

Bonus Skills:

Previous experience in a startup environment

Experience with C++

Previously shipped a hardware product

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.