We use robots to build houses.

Firmware Engineer

$80K - $110K
Durham, NC, US
Job Type
1+ years
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Barrett Ames
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About the role

What does BotBuilt do?

We build robots that build homes.

We collaborate with traditional home builders to enhance their construction process through speed, safety, and precision. Having already delivered framing components for multiple houses, our innovative building method is driven by a versatile team with deep experience in robotics, computer vision, optimization, mechanical design, pcb layout, and algorithm design.

What you'll do at BotBuilt

  • Design, manage, and optimize firmware for novel mechanisms.
  • Design, and manage the deployment and remote debugging process for firmware.
  • Work closely with electrical, and hardware teams to design systems.

Your qualifications

We seek a dedicated and innovative firmware engineer with 1-3 years of experience to lead in crucial areas.

  • Proficiency with C/C++.
  • Demonstrated skill at sensor integration and embedded control.
  • A keen eye for hardware in the loop testing.
  • Experience with STM and PlatformIO are strongly preferred.
  • Previous experience with Python is advantageous.
  • Experience with IoT deployment is preferred, particularly experience with Balena.

Your role will encompass both pure firmware and cross-functional projects. Assignments will range from sensor integration, real time communication to control algorithms for motors.

Company Perks

  • Competitive compensation and equity options.
  • Comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance for you and dependents.
  • Inclusive 401(k) match
  • Generous PTO flexibility.
  • Daily catered lunches and an array of snacks.
  • Access to our company gym.

The BotBuilt Team

Our team is a distinguished collective of experts, including alumni engineers from NASA, veterans of the U.S. Special Operations Forces, and doctorates in Robotics and Civil Engineering. Bound by a shared mission, we harness advanced technology to address the critical challenge of housing shortages. Our unique blend of experience and passion positions us at the forefront of innovation in this field, poised to make significant impact.

Where to Apply

Please apply here on our rippling job board:

About BotBuilt

BotBuilt is creating flexible robotic systems to solve the housing crisis. Our cutting-edge software and cost-efficient hardware allow us to improve the world by providing beautiful construction, safer job sites, and sustainable building techniques. The $600 billion residential construction industry is facing a massive labor shortage. Our robotic systems leverage the latest in rapid prototyping, artificial intelligence, and computer vision. By taking on some of the hardest technical challenges on earth, BotBuilt is ready to help solve one of society’s biggest problems.

Team Size:8
Location:Durham, NC
Barrett Ames
Barrett Ames
Colin Devine
Colin Devine
Brent Wadas
Brent Wadas