Motion Controls Engineer

Cambridge, MA
Full Time
Mid Level

Verve is building a world-class team to commercialize wearable solutions that empower the way people move in the world. Our first product is a lightweight, connected wearable system that can be worn all day, every day by industry associates to improve worker safety, and experience. Verve is growing and launching partnerships with some of the leading companies in the world to augment and protect their workforce and we have the unique potential to change the lives of millions of workers. 

The Role:
  • Designing and validating software controls for robotics and industrial automation equipment.
  • Identifying requirements; developing specifications; and implementing, testing, qualifying algorithms for improving function of the exosuit along with ways of utilizing the data from the suit to improve user performance.
  • Generating and validating Hardware-in-the-loop test tools and methods
  • Writing verification and validation plans for the safety system.
  • Collaborating with internal resources and leading external contractors in the development of product improvements.
  • Analyzing failure modes of the control system, the effect of the failure, identifying mitigations and diagnostics
  • Driving projects to closure; ensuring that systems could be easily be configured, deployed and maintained.

About You:
  • BS in Robotics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent
  • Experience with sensor selection and interfaces
  • At least 4 years industry experience in controls development
  • Experience programming with C, Python, and Golang
  • Experience with Linux/Unix
We offer:
  • The opportunity to make an immediate and visible impact in a fast-growing company with lots of potential as we work towards transforming worker safety, well-being and experience of millions of workers in the US.
  • Passionate and fun teammates.
  • Wear robots at work!

Verve is dedicated to building a diverse team of individuals who are committed to contributing to an inclusive environment. Some of our core values include respect for all, serving the greater good, and welcoming individuals from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Even if you do not check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply.



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