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Senior Robotics Software Engineer

ID:  622
Function:  Engineering

Chelmsford, MA, US

Organization & Role

AutoGuide Mobile Robots designs, manufactures and installs the most technically advanced AMRs with one goal in mind: surpassing customers’ expectations. AutoGuide provides maximum value to businesses in manufacturing, warehousing and distribution operations across multiple industries.  Due to rapid growth AutoGuide is seeking a proactive, motivated, and hands on individual to join our Software Engineering team. With an expanding portfolio of mobile robots, this position will be instrumental in the launch of our new platforms and has tremendous career opportunities.


As a Senior Software Engineer at AutoGuide, you will be involved in the design, development, testing, and installation of software used to coordinate the movements of Autonomous Mobile Robots in warehouses and factories. A Senior Software Engineer is more than a programmer. This position requires the ability to design major product sub-systems. The engineer must fully understand the software development lifecycle and participate in making it better. A Senior Software Engineer typically works with little supervision, yet pro-actively encourages the ideas and views of peers. He/she provides leadership through earned respect and the ability to influence.


  • Develop software to quality and performance standards 
  • Create and maintain specifications, schedules, and unit tests 
  • Contribute to major new projects under the guidance of a Principal SW Engineer
  • Experience with continuous integration and revision control systems is a plus
  • Participate in improving processes and growing the team 
  • Occasional travel (~10%, possibly international) will be required to assist in supporting our customers 
  • Work in harmony with remote on-shore and off-shore resources 

Basic Qualifications & Skills

  • 8-11+ years experience in commercial software development (not IT or internal projects).
  • Understanding of object-oriented programming, design patterns, software architecture and Test-Driven Development
  • Self-motivated. Requires little direction 
  • Ability to overcome obstacles to get the job done. Can do attitude!
  • C# preferred language, other programs languages acceptable.
  • Basic electrical and mechanical skills highly desirable.
  • Experience in industrial autonomous robotics is desirable.
  • Occasional travel (~10%, possibly international) will be required to assist in supporting our customers 
  • AutoGuide is not considering candidates who require sponsorship for this position.


B.S. or higher in Computer Science or Engineering



Nearest Major Market: Boston

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