Full-Time

Electrical Engineer

Boston Dynamics

Boston Dynamics

501-1,000 employees

Develops advanced mobile robots with exceptional agility

Robotics & Automation
Industrial & Manufacturing

Junior, Mid

Waltham, MA, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Altium
CAD
Verilog
MATLAB
VHDL
Linux/Unix
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • BS or MS in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience implementing PCIE and other high speed data technologies in PCB-based devices and systems
  • Experience designing power electronics from 50W to 10kW
  • Experience using or designing motors and/or motor drives, or other closed loop actuation systems
  • Experience designing wireless devices, antennas, or other RF applications
  • Working knowledge of Solidworks or other mechanical CAD experience
  • Experience with Python, LabView, or MATLAB
  • Experience in Verilog or VHDL
Responsibilities
  • Help design electrical systems in advanced robotics
  • Review designs and conduct failure analysis and debug activities using string circuit analysis fundamentals
  • Use schematic capture and PCB layout software (We use Altium)
  • Develop analog circuit designs for all sorts of embedded sensors in robots
  • Write firmware in C, program and test embedded designs
  • Use your working understanding of command-line Linux to configure networks and run software on robots
  • Use a wide variety of lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, DMM’s, power supplies, programmable loads, and spectrum analyzers to validate designs or figure out hard electrical engineering problems

Boston Dynamics stands out in the robotics industry due to its advanced mobile manipulation robots that demonstrate exceptional mobility, dexterity, perception, and agility, which are achieved through the application of sensor-based controls and computation. The company's commitment to customers is evident in its robustness testing, support, and customer learning and development, enabling its robot, Spot, to outperform any other mobile robot in terms of distance covered, climbing ability, and asset inspection. Furthermore, Boston Dynamics' world-class development teams not only create prototypes for new concepts but also engage in rigorous build-test-build engineering and field testing, ensuring successful designs are transformed into high-quality robot products.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$38.8M

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Founded

1992

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

48%
INACTIVE