Hardware Engineer

Los Angeles, CA
What if Alexa, Siri or Watson were any good at holding conversations? What if that conversation can be used for improving a child’s educational development and help them do better in school? What if you had a hand in making that happen?

Who We Are:
DMAI is an early-stage startup committed to developing top-notch Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies for education. As a team of UCLA and Harvard alumni including post-docs, PhDs, and undergrads, we’re looking for highly motivated individuals that are willing to develop creative solutions. At DMAI, you’ll work alongside a growing team of experienced researchers and accomplished entrepreneurs in Computer Vision, NLP, and unified AI.

Where We Are:
DMAI’s office is located in the heart of the Westwood Village area of Los Angeles. We are less than a mile away from UCLA and a short ride to Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, and the Los Angeles Airport. Westwood Village provides all the best that LA has to offer in a relaxed, neighborhood atmosphere.

Who you are:
DMAI is looking for a Hardware Engineer that has a rare combination of skills to push the leading edge in Robotic Technology and produce working systems that are demonstrably better than the existing state of the art. Your role will be essential in developing algorithms in SLAM, motion and path planning, navigation etc. on mobile robots. If you love the challenge of applying these skills to making education better around the world, we’d like to talk to you.


    • M.S. or Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field
    • 3+ years of experience with design, navigation, planning and/or localization solutions for robots, autonomous cars or similar
    • Ability to showcase portfolio with Robotics Projects
    • Experience in ROS
    • Fluency in C/C++/Python


    • Strong publication in top-tier Robotics conferences or journals(e.g. ICRA, IROS, Humanoid etc) 
    • 3+ years of industry experience in Robotics

What We Offer

    • Competitive Salary and Equity
    • Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA Option
    • Generous PTO
    • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
    • Commuter Benefits
    • Dog Friendly Office
    • Office Snacks, Drinks and Fruit
    • A team culture that celebrates each member’s contribution!

You Should Know:
DMAI provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, DMAI complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. DMAI expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.