ROS software developer / Nav2 @ Birds Eye Robotics, Omaha, NE

Ever wanted to be part of a team that was poised to disrupt an entire industry? Are you comfortable with creating structure from ambiguity? Are you the type of engineer who wants to solve the toughest problems?

If you are like us, then the answer to these questions is a resounding yes. Our team is passionate about solving complex problems that have a way of changing the way industries operate. We have brought together an all-star team to take our robotic solution to market and we are looking to add another all-star robotics engineer to our team. This person will be instrumental in helping our company take the lessons learned from our proof of concept and pre-production robot to market.

What is Birds Eye Robotics?

Birds Eye Robotics is a talented team focused on solving key labor issues for the Ag Industry. We focus on solving complex issues faced by our clients. First, by understanding the unique needs of our clients and the livestock they care for. Next, we look at our technical skillset to help shape the solution.

How would I help?

Lead the team of engineers, take point and an extreme level of ownership of your responsibilities. Provide direction and solutions based on your experience to help troubleshoot and enhance the existing robotic solutions. Identify, design, and collaborate on new approaches, enhancements, or features that provide value to clients and the livestock they care for. Be able to say that good is good enough and when good enough needs to be best as it relates to hardware and software in a large-scale production environment.

Required experience

Demonstrated ability to deliver software solutions with Python
Full life-cycle application development
ROS 2 or other robotic libraries

Desired expertise

Drive, passion, willingness to learn, limited fear of the unknown
Collaborate with in-house team and vendors to develop the ideal solution
Software: Gazebo, OpenCV, C++
Git version control, software testing, and continuous integration, DevOps, MLOps
Hardware: Knowledge of wiring, electrical systems, PCB design would be nice-to-have
Agriculture experience


Small team where you will make a significant contribution to achieving success
Competitive salary and equity compensation
Disrupting an industry through positive change and advancement
Startup environment, we are a startup that has secured funding
Opportunity to own tasks from idea to implementation.