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Posted: Monday, May 29, 2017 12:03 AM


Company Name: 6 River Systems

Required Travel: 0-10%
Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
Min Experience: 3-5 Years
Job Function: Computer Engineering
Job Type: Full-Time

6 River Systems is disrupting a hundred billion dollar industry with a new approach to warehouse automation. Founded in 2015, we have developed a solution built on proprietary mobile robots and cloud-based enterprise software. Our solution is half the cost of traditional automation and 2-3x faster than manual, cart pick operations.

Our culture is built on trust, smarts, and collaboration. We have a West Coast vibe with Northeast drive. As a team, we encourage open discussion about particularly challenging problems. We are as passionate about hiring the right people as we are about building great products. Our team is flat, and everyone on the engineering team has the title: Member of the Technical Staff.

Position Overview:
We are searching for an experienced software engineer who has prior experience delivering results in a fast paced environment. You will work with a small, highly motivated team and must be able to contribute to the company’s unique culture, engage in energetic exchanges on approach and design, and develop feature functionality quickly and elegantly.

This is an exciting opportunity to have a real impact on the development of our automation platform. You will work across disciplinary lines on a small team. We guarantee you will be bragging about your job to friends and family on weekends.

Key Activities:
• Implement leading edge approaches to the development of mobile robot motion planning
• Author, test, debug and maintain reliable, production quality source code
• Demonstrate your solutions in real-world pilots

Competitive salary and equity. Excellent benefits and limitless career growth opportunities.

Position will be based at our headquarters in Waltham, MA

Position Requirements:
• 5+ years of experience in developing enterprise or distributed applications
• Working knowledge of optimization methods and controls
• Experience programming in a variety of languages with the flexibility to pick up new ones. Currently developing in Javascript, C++ , Angular, and Python
• Self-motivated and able to achieve development goals with minimal supervision
• Commitment to rigorous testing & validation practices (we write lots of unit tests)
• Strong organizational, communication, and planning skills
• Desire to work in a fast-paced environment
• Bonus: Database and supply chain experience. Experience with Robot Operating System (ROS)

Contact Person: Rylan Hamilton
Email Address:
Phone: 617-917-4080
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• Location: Boston, Waltham, Massachusetts

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