Job Description

Job Type : Temp to Perm

Location/City : MA - Waltham

Category : Software/Embedded

Region : Eastern

Id : 25719

Software Engineer-Robotics

Position requires U.S. citizenship.



  • Work in a fast-paced environment, on a leading engineering team to field the next generation robotic systems for the U.S. Military. 
  • The senior software engineer will be responsible for large-scale problem solving and the advanced implementation of Robot protocols.
  • Candidates will be able to design new subsystems for robot platforms as well as control applications for their related control stations.
  • Tasks also include designing/developing controls/interfaces to robot payloads including pan/tilt cameras, manipulators and environmental sensors.
  • Conduct software requirements reviews, preliminary and critical design reviews, and software acceptance reviews. 
  • Support other engineers in the use of the developed API. 
  •  Participate in field data collection and experimentation, analysis, and reporting.

Required Qualifications

  • B.S. in Computer Science or Computer Engineering plus 5-7 years’ experience
  • MS in Robotics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or Equivalent plus 3-5 years’ experience.
  • Experience developing C++ applications in a Linux environment
  • Experience developing C# applications in a Windows environment
  • Strong knowledge and experience with the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong attention to detail and quality.
  • Flexible, self-started, desire to solve any problem
  • U.S. citizenship

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience developing embedded applications for Micro Controllers
  • Experience with bus protocols such as CAN, SPI, RS232, and I2C
  • Working knowledge of C# 5.0 / .NET 4.5 or higher
  • UI development
  • Multi-threaded Application development
  • Experience working with Distributed Architecture
  • Experience with field testing robotic systems

GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, or gender identity.

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