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Lead/Senior Systems (Embedded / Robotics) Engineer

Pasadena CA

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Funded start-up in Pasadena founded by proven players doing cutting-edge Robotics with AI and Machine Learning.  The company already has several large contracts secured and has HUGE upside potential. Great opportunity for someone to get in at the early stage of soon to skyrocket start-up in a cutting-edge field.

We are leveraging the latest research in robotics and artificial intelligence to teach robots to work effectively in commercial kitchens.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Gain a thorough understanding of our robotic assistant platform and understand how the parts fit together
  • Understand our strategic business objectives and help shape our technology adoption roadmap to meet these objectives
  • Analyze the landscape of robotic components and propose recommendations for components for future generations with compelling analysis of choices
  • Be hands-on and rapidly but thoroughly evaluate various components including whatever software/driver development is needed to properly evaluate components
  • As the company grows, help identify talent gaps in Systems Engineering and recruit the necessary talent
  • Collaborate in teams to develop high-quality work


  • B.S./M.S./Ph.D. in relevant field
  • Relevant industry experience shipping robotic systems or embedded systems with complex hardware and software components
  • Rigorous approach to problem solving, perfectionist
  • Appetite for learning about artificial intelligence and robotics
  • Strong working knowledge of software development
  • Enough grit to persevere through daunting challenges
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to think outside the box and to look at problems from widely different perspectives
  • Ability to think and work independently, work with others, and lead others; team mentality


  • Competitive salary
  • Equity compensation
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Opportunity to guide the future direction of the company