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Sustaining Engineer at Bossa Nova Robotics
Mountain View, CA, US

At Bossa Nova we create service robots for the global retail industry. Our robots’ mission is to make large scale stores run efficiently by automating the collection and analysis of on-shelf inventory data. We drive autonomously through aisles, navigating safely among customers and store associates. If we were a self- driving car we’d be operating at level 5 autonomy.

Oh, we should add, it’s real, happening today, you can meet our robots in some of the world’s biggest retailers.

As a Sustaining Engineering  you will own all post ramp qualifications, second source qualifications, and quality improvements. You will partner alongside other electrical engineers during development and take over products as they reach maturity. You must be a great hands-on engineer that can wear many hats.  This is an individual contributor and you have deep expertise in electrical and firmware design and have shipped various types of consumer devices.


  • Understand datasheets and be able to qualify new components.
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineering and Quality to monitor the production processes and identify and
  • Perform DFM and DFMEA reviews within electronic design group, with CM and suppliers.
  • prioritize problems that develop in the course of production.
  • Participate in Failure Analysis.
  • Develop Engineering Change Orders and company policies for Sustaining Engineering project related programs.
  • Participate in Cost Down for both newly-released and shipping products.
  • Develop system test plans for design validation and EVT/DVT builds.
  • Define test methodology and test coverage to assure product reliability.
  • Monitor quality metrics from design validation, reliability, EVT/DVT builds, ramp up and field return data.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Electrical or Computer Systems Engineering, or equivalent experience.
  • Experience utilizing schematic and layout tools 
  • Experience in Consumer Electronics – have worked on multiple consumer products.
  • Experience with electrical engineering and firmware engineering.
  • Experience championing process and understanding the technical rigor to bring product to market at scale.
  • 5+ years of direct experience in electrical/firmware design and/or sustaining engineering.
  • Experience communicating and working with Product Design engineers and other hardware/software cross-functional teams.