It’s an amazing time to join Sarcos®, a leading robotics company undergoing significant growth. As an undisputed industry leader in dexterous robotic systems, Sarcos® is creating technology to empower people. We don’t replace human productivity, we enhance it, by making people stronger, keeping them safer, and getting to places people couldn’t, or shouldn’t, otherwise go. We don’t just build robots. We build new possibilities for the real people getting it done.

Sarcos® brings together the brightest minds in robotics to change how we approach the world’s most dangerous tasks. With some of the industry’s greatest minds, our team is changing the world of robotics every time they walk in the door. With a large emphasis on collaboration and teamwork, our employees are learning and growing from each other every chance they get, and it shows in the work they do.  If you’re interested in working on the forefront of robotics with life-changing experts, come join us!

Wireless Engineer

Successful candidates will play a critical role in wireless engineering and integration functions across a multitude of robotics and mechatronic projects. It requires both a sound understanding of fundamental engineering principles and the ability to work with wireless software and hardware subsystems. 


  • Review and analyze RF communications alternatives for various projects
  • Work with product management to identify performance and cost objectives for RF communications solutions
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary team members to integrate RF technologies into Sarcos products
  • Configure hardware and software platforms to meet identified communications objectives
  • Diagnose issues with wireless/RF hardware and software using spectrum and protocol analysis equipment and tools
  • Demonstrable competence with spectrum analyzers, protocol analyzers (particularly Kismet and Wireshark), vector network analyzers and other common wireless systems development and diagnostic tools
  • Demonstrable competence in diagnosing TCP/IP and Ethernet issues at all levels of the stack
  • Competence in developing wireless operation and performance test plans for both lab and field use
  • Knowledge of contemporary trends in wireless including SDR and digital signal processing chains


  • Ability to align thoughts, actions and results to the Sarcos Pledge of:

Our Pledge to Each Other

Our most important value is to work as a team. How we treat each other is critical to our success.  As a result, you are making the following pledge to the Company and your colleagues.

I will do my best to:

Treat everyone on our team, regardless of seniority or role, the way I want to be treated

Trust my colleagues, and believe that they have the best of intentions

Proactively communicate in a candid manner, with sufficient information to allow my colleagues to achieve their objectives

Be open minded and receptive to review, constructive feedback, and collaboration

Never criticize, disparage or malign our colleagues behind their backs or in front of others

Not tolerate anyone in the Company doing anything inconsistent with any of the above

When I fail to act consistently with my pledge, I will expect my colleagues to respectfully and privately address it with me.

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Persuasive oral/written communication abilities
  • Flexible and adaptable (willing to work on other technical problems as needed)
  • Insatiable curiosity for science, technology and understanding of how things work


  • Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science or Electrical/Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • Experience using OpenWRT, LEDE, Tomato, BusyBox, Babel, cjdns, B.A.T.M.A.N.
  • Experience with and/or knowledge of RF theory and principles including antennas, propagation and power control demonstrated by either relevant work experience or attaining and holding a General or Advanced Amateur radio license for at least 3 years
  • Specific knowledge of 802.11 WiFi protocols and operation is preferred
  • Understanding of TCP/IP protocols and operation is preferred
  • Demonstrable programming skill in two or more of the following languages is required: C, Python, Javascript, Lua
  • Experience with HTML5 and embedded http server development is a plus
  • Experience with Shell (BASH) programming on Linux, particularly Debian/Ubuntu or Mach is preferred
  • Experience with Atheros drivers is a plus
  • Experience with build systems is a plus

Work Environment and Physical Demands:

  • Work is performed Monday through Friday with occasional overtime and weekend requirements
  • Safety awareness is absolutely essential at all times while in the work area
  • Must be able to stand and sit for extended times

No calls or agencies please.

Proof of right to lawfully work in the United States required.  This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Sarcos is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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