Applications Engineer - Boston

Applications Engineer in Boston

We’re changing how machines move through unstructured environments – whether on the factory floor or in simulation. Built on next-generation computer processing and state-of-the-art software algorithms, our collision-free motion planning solutions make it possible for robots and other machines to instantly react to their environments and compute how and where to move as their situation is changing. We’re revolutionizing manufacturing by enabling close collaboration between robots and their surroundings, regardless of the robot brand.

As an Applications Engineer at Realtime Robotics, you will support our rapidly growing list of customers, spanning multiple industries, by assisting with the implementation and application of our industrial technology. In this remote position, you will:

  • Directly support efforts related to Realtime’s North American business. Working directly with robot OEM’s, SI’s, Distributors, and end-users

  • Troubleshoot technical issues and address operational issues by collaborating with commercial, operations, and technical teams within Realtime Robotics

  • Advocate on behalf of customers within Realtime and ensure their technical needs and requests are understood throughout Realtime Robotics

  • Develop strong partnerships by providing pre and post-sales technical support via customer presentations, application development, training, and remote/on-site support to customers and partners

  • Conceptualize and construct product demonstrations and proof-of-concepts for field applications with a focus on the following: 

    • Showcasing Realtime’s technology in value-add industrial robot and cobot application and tasks

    • Integration of robots, sensors, and industrial vision systems

The position could be a great match if you have:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or higher in mechatronics, engineering, or related technical field

  • Passion for supporting and interacting with customers

  • Experience working with industrial robotics and peripheral automation equipment

  • Strong English communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Functional knowledge of programming PLC’s and/or high-level programming languages Python/C++

  • Strong knowledge of industrial automation and its role in logistics industries 

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced startup environment


Depending on demand, travel requirements will range from 25-75%.

Key Personality Traits

A goal-oriented, highly motivated person that has a strong work ethic and commitment to customer satisfaction. The candidate should have an approachable friendly personality and can communicate effectively in an interdisciplinary team.


Realtime Robotics, Inc. offers competitive pay and a high growth environment.


If you are absolutely passionate about what we do, then send your resume and an optional cover letter to

Realtime Robotics, Inc. located at 27 Wormwood St Ste 110, Boston, MA 02210 is an equal opportunity employer. All candidates must be legally available to work in the United States.