Software Test Engineer

Software Test Engineer

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 a Software Test Engineer at Realtime Robotics, you will be responsible for verifying product functionality in a dynamic setting. This primarily includes creating test automation and performing exploratory testing while functioning as a part of an agile development team. Testing responsibilities for this role may fall in the scope of pure software, robotic perception systems, graphical user interfaces, or network applications and communication. In this position, you will:

  • Function in an agile setting to verify and validate product functionality in tandem with development.

  • Develop regression and performance-based test automation for functionality as it stabilizes. 

  • Perform manual exploratory testing as part of the agile process and as input to automation.

Required qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience designing, creating, maintaining automated test cases. 

  • Experience building test automation through Python/Pytest, and/or C++/GTest.

  • Experience deploying continuous integration tests on platforms such as jenkins or travis.

  • Comfort performing exploratory testing both manually and through automation.

  • Desire to work in a fast-paced startup environment.


  • Experience with ROS or ROS2.

  • Working knowledge of robotics motion planning

  • Working knowledge industrial automation generally

  • Experience with Computer Vision systems; experience evaluating image analysis pipelines.

  • Experience functioning in a testing scope in a regulated, safety-critical environment.

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.