Embedded Engineer

About AIS

At AIS we are a group of Entrepreneurial, Talented, and Accountable individuals who empower each other to create a practical robot for every task. We do this by enhancing and adding to our library of proprietary modules to significantly reduce the time and cost to produce new robots.

This helps us create scalable robotic ecosystems that can tackle labor shortages and also help automate dangerous or repetitive tasks.

About the Role

We are looking for an Embedded Engineer who will be part of developing a new generation of autonomous mobile robots. You will be responsible for full-cycle design-to-implementing tasks related to microcontrollers, coding, and electronics. You will work very closely with a team of computer scientists, electrical and mechanical engineers, and product owners in a fast-paced, interdisciplinary start-up environment. Good communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work with a team are essential. You will also be required to be hands-on when working on our autonomous systems.

Your Responsibilities

  • Contribute to embedded development, prototyping, testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles.
  • Develop embedded software in C/C++ for a host of different robotic applications.
  • Design electrical components and circuit boards for embedded systems.
  • Contribute to design and testing reports.


Your Skills and Experience

  • Master’s in electrical engineering, embedded engineering or equivalent
  • Passionate about robotics and building robotics projects professionally and privately.
  • 5+ years in experience in electronics engineering
  • 5+ years experience in embedded C/C++ development
  • 5+ years in DC circuit design. (PCB design preferably Altium designer)
  • 5+ years experience in R&D work for rapid product development
  • Experience working with sensors, microcontrollers, motors, and other common robotics components
  • Experience with STM microcontrollers, Git, and OOP programming is a must
  • Experience with serial (RS232, RS485) and CAN is a bonus
  • Experience working with DC brushed/brushless/stepper motors and drivers/controllers is a bonus
  • Experience with ROS is a bonus
  • Comfortable using collaboration tools such as Slack, JIRA, and Confluence
  • Strong writing, communication, and presentation skills
  • Neat and thorough work practices with refined and complete product development

The Perks

We see our team members as people, not as employees and we foster a culture that encourages everyone to be their best selves.

From our benefits to the opportunities, we provide our team members with the chance to evolve in a workplace that is healthy, supportive, and fun.

Here are some of the benefits we offer if you join us.

  • Medical, dental, and life insurance
  • Wellness support
  • Professional development
  • Flexible schedules and remote working arrangement
  • Lunch catered every Friday.
  • Healthy snacks, drinks, and refreshments
  • Parking on-site
  • Team activities and more.


COVID-19 Considerations

To keep our employees safe, our company will provide masks, gloves, hand sanitizer, and cleaning wipes.

We are excited to get to know your minds and hearts. Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@ai-systems.ca