Robotics Software Engineer

Department: Engineering
Location: Somerville, MA


To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring groundbreaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

3D printing requires a complex interplay of software, hardware, and electronics – our embedded engineers are the essential component that ties these teams together. As an Embedded Software Engineer at Formlabs, you’ll collaborate with electrical engineers, systems engineers, and the rest of our software team to build, shape, and define our embedded systems.

If you’re excited to hack on firmware and create elegant solutions to problems on real-world products, we want you to join our Embedded Software Engineering Team as a Robotics Software Engineer. 

The Job:

  • Design and implement embedded software applications and firmware 
  • Write the code that speaks directly to peripherals to move motors, read sensors, and control lasers in both C++ and Python
  • Release stable firmware features with your knowledge of control systems
  • Work with hardware engineers to define feasibility of future products and subsystems

We value diversity at Formlabs, and work to  remove unconscious and unnecessary barriers to build the best team possible. While we’ve outlined what an ideal candidate could look like, we know that you may bring something unanticipated and essential to the team. If you’re reading this and can see yourself contributing, please apply

You:

  • Ready to collaborate with a wide range of technical disciplines, including Software, Hardware, and Design teams
  • Comfortable working with C++ and Python
  • Able to write, test, and debug low-level code (from microcontrollers to embedded Linux)
  • Comfortable developing in Unix environments

Bonus Skills: 

  • Experience with the Linux kernel, e.g. writing device drivers
  • Experience working with high-value consumer electronics

Our Perks:

  • Flexible vacation
  • Premium healthcare coverage
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints

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.  

To all recruitment agencies: Formlabs does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Formlabs employees or any other company location. Formlabs is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.

To all recruitment agencies: Formlabs does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Formlabs employees or any other company location. Formlabs is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.