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We are a young and rapidly growing Swiss company, disrupting the world of underwater robotics with the focus on miniaturization, affordability and scale. We develop our own underwater inspection drone platform that has a number of unique technologies, all conceived within the company over the last few years, and we are scaling up production of multiple products. At this moment we are looking for

Robotics Software Engineer

Renens, VD, Switzerland

Full Time

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Your Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain all the core code in our underwater inspection drone system (ROV) called EXRAY. That includes microcontrollers, raspberryPi, and top side computers.

  • Design and implement reliable communication protocols between multiple devices (EXRAY ROVs and the ground stations)

  • Develop and maintain drivers for all sensors such as cameras, underwater thickness gauges and acoustic sensors

  • Interface with the other teams of Hydromea to integrate the LUMA optical modem and the Diskdrive thruster technologies in EXRAY

  • Test and deploy the complete EXRAY system in a pool setup, in the lake and in trials with customers and R&D partners from many different industries

  • Develop CI and quality control procedures for all the software stack

Your Qualifications

  • MSc in Computer Science or Robotics

  • Programming in C, C++ and python3

  • Knowledge of ROS (ROS2 preferred)

  • Experience with Linux systems and command line interface, as well as Git

  • Understanding of standard communication protocols is a plus (tcp, udp and for lower level uart, CAN, spi, I2C)

  • Must have Swiss working permit or EU/EFTA/CH citizenship

Hydromea builds a team that values autonomy and thorough leadership. Every day, you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and contribute to solving challenging problems. We all work together, and each voice is important to move forward. We look for people with high passion for deep-tech products and love in their profession. We provide a lot of freedom to create spectacular things that will inspire you and make others around you inspired.

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