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Software Engineer - Platform Core at Furhat Robotics
Stockholm, SE

We are now looking for a number of experienced software engineers to join our software team. Your work will be focused on some of the core parts of our robot platform - these include the subsystems for computer vision, audio processing, facial animation, motion control, robot management, and many more. As such, you will play a key role in the evolution of our world-leading social robotics platform

At Furhat, You will be part of the very ambitious team of scientists, entrepreneurs, and engineers who design and build the most advanced social robotics platform on the planet. Furthermore, you will be an early employee at an innovative, high impact startup, that is backed by some of Europe’s most prominent investors.

As a Core Platform Software Engineer, you will:

  • Contribute to the overall platform architectural direction and implementation choices in the platform

  • Design and implement features, as well as new subsystems in the platform core. These are developed in C++ and deployed on Linux

  • Optimize the performance and robustness of the platform

  • Identify and select new technologies for use in the platform

  • Design and build tools, frameworks, and libraries for use across the platform

  • Help in the design and delivery of test tools and testing suites for the platform

  • Collaborate with other software and hardware engineers, product owners and stakeholders

Skills & Requirements

To be an ideal candidate, you must have

  • An appetite to understand/master/extend an existing system

  • 1-5 years of industry experience shipping production software

  • Strong programming skills in C++ or Java, and their associated toolchains

  • Good experience in developing for and deploying to Linux

  • Experience in robotics domain software that touches areas such as computer vision, audio processing, motion control, computer graphics, operations and maintenance etc.

  • An appreciation for the development of systems with soft real-time performance characteristics

  • A keen eye for quality, and attention to detail in your craft

It would be great if you also have:

  • Good capabilities in developing code requiring the application of math

Note: We will currently only be able to accept candidates that are eligible to work in Sweden without a visa sponsorship.

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