iRobot
3.1 of 5 61 reviews
www.irobot.com Bedford, MA 500 to 999 Employees

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creative problem solving working in teams with experienced talented engineers

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Bedford, MA

Prosrobotics is a challenging but fun area to work in. Engineering decisions are data-driven and management create a great environment for creativity.

ConsGrowing pains, esp. interactions with contractors and temporary hires.
Getting political but not too bad. This is not as big a problem as many other places
Engineering titles are not standardized

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to spur innovation amongst employees and differentiate yourself from competition

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Fascinating Technology

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Bedford, MA

    I worked at iRobot


    Pros: Get to work with loads of different discipline engineers (MEs, EEs, SEs, SWEs, EMEs, etc.). Cutting edge tech. Engineers are solid,… Cons: Growing pains, esp. interactions with subcontractors. Getting political but not too bad. This is… Advice to Senior Management: Sometimes management seems to be a little more aloof than it should… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Get out of here!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Bedford, MA

    I have been working at iRobot


    Pros: -Work life balance is great, because no one does their work and… Cons: -They haven't come out with a new robot (on their own IP) for ten years. Don't come here if you want to be… Advice to Senior Management: You talk a big game about talent retention, but you just had one… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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