[robotics-worldwide] Open position at Meka Robotics

Aaron Edsinger edsinger at mekabot.com
Thu Feb 17 16:57:27 PST 2011


*Robot Software Engineer Position *

San Francisco based Meka Robotics (www.mekabot.com) seeks a motivated 
individual to join the engineering team of a small, fast-paced robotics 
R&D company. If you write clean, elegant code and love building robots, 
we want to talk to you.

Responsibilities
   * Develop firmware for real-time embedded hardware
   * Write robot development tools in C++ and Python
   * Maintain, document, and extend the Meka ROS software package
   * Maintain the Meka M3 code base and releases
   * Support mechanical and electrical engineering team
   * General management of internal IT

Required Skills
   * Very strong experience with C++ and Python software development
   * Very strong experience with embedded microcontroller and DSP 
firmware development
   * Experience with Willow Garage ROS
   * Experience with Linux and GNU development tool chain
   * Demonstrated strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

Qualifications
   * 3+ years prior experience programming robots or robot related hardware
   * Masters or Bachelors with strong demonstrated ability
   * Passionate about building great robots

Hours & Compensation
   * Full time, salary depends on experience

Meka Robotics is located on the edge of the Dog Patch district in San 
Francisco, near the 22nd St. CalTrain station.

Please submit a resume and any supporting materials to jobs at mekabot.com

No phone calls please

-- 
Aaron Edsinger, Ph.D.
Meka Robotics
San Francisco, CA
415.206.0131 (Ph)
415.994.0727 (Cell)
www.mekabot.com
www.csail.mit.edu/~edsinger



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