At Sphero we are connected play! Based in Boulder, we are the industry leader in Connected Toys and are defining the future of fun. We create robots injected with humanity and personality. That's what we know, what we love, and who we are. Unlike traditional toys, our robots and software are changing the way people play, learn. We explore by fusing emerging technology with the latest innovations in robotics. Optimized by data and powered by fun, these ever-evolving experiences are changing the way the world thinks about play. Come join our team at Sphero, to do the work you love, be yourself, and take fun seriously!
What you will do:
Sphero is looking for a Senior Android Software Engineer who will focus on the Sphero SDK, collaborate with app teams to integrate our SDK into mobile apps, prototype new and exciting experiences to incorporate into our products using our SDK, and assist with end-to-end automated testing from robot to app.
Responsibilities will include:
Who you are:
You are a maker, creator, tinkerer, innovator, or the like, and want to influence the world of connected play and learning. You have a passion for learning and growing your technical skills (e.g. languages, platforms, patterns), as well as for mentoring other software engineers.
More specifically, you have:
Additional skills we are looking for include:
If you have a presence on the web, rap sheet, contribute to an open source project, write a blog, or practice another craft, we’d love to hear about it.
Sphero is the industry leader in Connected Toys and is defining the future of fun! We offer a generous compensation package, a highly competitive benefits plan (100% paid health, dental, and vision insurance), as well as company stock options. Other perks include a gym and mobile reimbursement, Eco-Pass, a fully stocked kitchen, along with catered lunches on Fridays. This is your opportunity to become part of the robot revolution with a fast-paced, innovative team that is changing the world of play and learning!