Software Developer (Data Analytics)

Clearpath Robotics

Clearpath Robotics

Software Engineering, Data Science
Kitchener, ON, Canada
Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2024


Position: Software Developer (Data Analytics)
Location: Hybrid work based in Kitchener, ON
Job Type: Full-Time Permanent
Experience: 0-3 Years of relevant Software Development related experience
Education: Post-Secondary degree or diploma in Computer Systems Technology or related field
Division: OTTO by Rockwell Automation

About OTTO by Rockwell Automation:
OTTO by Rockwell Automation is a global leader in autonomous technology for material handling inside manufacturing and warehouse facilities. With over five million hours of production experience, OTTO autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) are trusted in mission-critical operations for some of the world’s most recognized brands. OTTO by Rockwell Automation was recognized as one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Robotics Companies of 2023. For more information, visit
OTTO by Rockwell Automation was acquired by Rockwell Automation effective October 2023. Rockwell is a global technology leader focused on helping the world’s manufacturers be more productive, sustainable, and agile. With more than 28,000 employees who make the world better every day, we know we have something special. Behind our customers – amazing companies that help feed the world, provide life-saving medicine on a global scale, and focus on clean water and green mobility – our people are energized problem solvers that take pride in how the work we do changes the world for the better.

About the Job

You want to work for a fast-paced company that thinks big and dreams huge. You want to be surrounded by people like you; creative, fun-loving, and passionate about their work. You have experience producing and shipping reliable software and understand the value of good test cases. You are driven and want ownership of the software and processes you create and maintain. You are motivated by making an impact on your workplace and you thrive on challenging and rewarding problems. You're looking for a job where you get to interact with a diverse team and learn something new every day. You’ve got a real knack for coming up with solutions that make (and keep) people happy.
Responsibilities include:
  • Design and implement custom analytics software for collecting, transforming and utilizing data from our Robots and our Fleet Manager.
  • Design, develop and improve our data visualization tools.
  • Contribute to and help maintain our existing data pipelines, tools and tests.
  • Create documentation of system-level architectures and contribute to knowledge bases.
  • Participate in team code reviews and design reviews.
  • Troubleshoot our Data Analytics tooling to support customer facing and internal teams.
  • Work with technical and non-technical users to understand their data needs and how to address them.
  • Work on secure, scalable web applications for viewing analytics data.
  • Prototype new analysis applications and tooling.
You come ready with:
  • Minimum 2-5 years Software Development experience in an enterprise environment.
  • Object oriented programming experience (Python, C++).
  • Experience developing software with a data persistence layer / experience with database object relational mapping libraries (Django, sqlalchemy, etc.).
  • Experience working with Linux/Ubuntu based environments and scripting (Bash).
  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently with both technical and non-technical stakeholders as well as other developers.
  • Ability to clearly and concisely communicate complex technical and architectural problems and propose iterative solutions.
We really value:
  • ROS software development experience
  • Experience in ROS data visualization tools (Rviz, Webviz or Foxglove)
  • Front-end experience (Javascript, NodeJS, ReactJS)
  • Proven track record of developing comprehensive and high-quality test plans, scripts, and cases to ensure thorough test coverage and accuracy.
  • SCM experience (git, Gitlab, Github, Bitbucket, SVN, etc.).
  • Experience designing applications for scale.
Bonus points for:
  • Remote / virtual software development experience.
  • Experience working with container frameworks (Kubernetes, Docker, Helm, etc.).
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Grafana.
  • Experience working with time series databases such as Prometheus.
  • Familiarity with Elastic and the Elastic stack.
  • Postgres or other database administration and/or integration experience.
  • Experience developing, configuring or deploying web based applications.

At OTTO by Rockwell Automation, we are committed to building and supporting a culture of diversity, inclusion, and accessibility. We hire the best talent regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, age, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression. If you require special accommodation to complete any portion of the application or interview process, please contact 1-800-301-3863.