Linux Software Engineer at Vicarious
Union City, CA, US
Vicarious aims to transform robotics by creating robots with human level performance on real-world manipulation tasks. We are passionate about changing the world with science and software, and we are looking for exceptional people to join us in that mission. Our focus is the systematic integration of perception, concept learning, reasoning, and motor control, used to build robotic manipulation systems. As a member of the robots-as-a-service team at Vicarious, you will play a critical role in our efforts to use our technology to push the state of the art on robotic manipulation.

Your responsibilities

      • Design and implement the interface layer to our robotic AI software stack
      • Design and implement the core task configuration and execution workflow
      • Standardization of component and feature modularization
      • Contribute to the overall architecture design
      • Support our commercialization and deployment team
 

Background/Experience

      • Bachelor degree or higher in computer science, computer engineering or related fields
      • 5+ years professional experience in linux software development
      • 5+ years in python and c++ development
      • Mastery in building linux multi-threading systems with complex frontend/backend interactions
      • Deep understanding of parallel processing and asynchronous design 
      • Previous experience in low level architecture design and implementation
      • Able to dive into complex codebase and find out optimal modularization and interface design
      • Basic knowledge in AI and robotics is a plus
 

Desired personal qualities

    • Integrity
    • Ability to admit when wrong
    • Altruism
    • Fearlessness
    • Working outside your comfort zone
    • Patience with others
    • Fast worker
    • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with people of various background
    • Intellectual breadth
    • Sense of humor
    • Passionate about robotics and artificial intelligence, and pushing the boundaries on real world robotics applications
Vicarious offers unique benefits for all employees that includes personal coaching, organic breakfast and lunch, and much more. Please visit Join Vicarious for details.
 
Vicarious is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We’re committed to fair hiring practices and a welcoming working environment. All candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, age, gender, sexual identity or expression, medical condition, or socioeconomic status. We value our differences and we’re excited to learn what you can add to our team.