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6River / 6 River Systems (201-500 Employees, 108% 2 Yr Employee Growth Rate)

6 River Systems mission is to redefine fulfillment automation for e-commerce and retail operations.

59% 1-Year Employee Growth Rate | 108% 2-Year Employee Growth Rate | LinkedIn | $46M Venture Funding

What Is Employee Growth Rate & Why Is It Important?

6 River Systems (6RS) is a Shopify (SHOP) company leading the way to faster fulfillment. E-commerce has changed the world and our solutions power winning warehouses of the future. We’re revolutionizing warehouse automation with collaborative mobile robots driven by artificial intelligence and advanced cloud-based software.

As a Senior Embedded QA Engineer, you will ensure the safety and reliability of software releases for 6RS autonomous robots operating in warehouses around the world. This is an opportunity to:

  • Develop, maintain and execute test plans and report on the safety and reliability of the robot functionality
  • Run device testing to optimize robot, navigation, object recognition, performance and analytics
  • Update and maintain cloud based test sites
  • Help maintain the test robot fleet
  • Partner with the development team and the product team to continuously improve testing plans


What you’ll need day one: 

  • 5+ years of proven experience defining test strategy, writing and executing test plans and documenting test results
  • BS in a Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field
  • This position will be a mix of Manual and Automated testing and will require 80% onsite presence at our headquarters in Waltham, MA
  • Strong knowledge of SQA practices and understanding of SDLC
  • Experience with scripting languages. Ability to write tools and scripts to automate repetitive tasks
  • Comfortable with hardware peripherals such as barcode scanners , lidar, rgbd cameras
  • Working knowledge of Linux/Bash shell
  • Experience using Git, Jira, or similar tools for version control and bug tracking
  • Experience with ROS, Javascript and cloud based technologies a plus
  • Experience with C, C++ or python is a plus
  • Understanding of kernel and driver testing
  • Strong communication skills

Why 6RS? Recognized by the Boston Globe as a Top Place to Work

  • Entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up combined with the stability of a global commerce company
  • Competitive compensation packages and Shopify RSUs
  • Company-paid health, dental, and vision coverage for all employees
  • Paid holidays, vacation/sick time, and parental leave
  • Annual 401k contribution from the company
  • Lifestyle spending account


About 6 River Systems

Founded in Waltham, Massachusetts in 2015, 6 River Systems is a leading collaborative mobile robotics fulfilment solution and part of global commerce company Shopify. Founders Jerome Dubois and Rylan Hamilton were previously executives at Kiva Systems (now Amazon Robotics). The 6 River Systems solution is operating in more than 20 facilities in the U.S., Canada and Europe, fulfilling millions of units each week for companies including Lockheed Martin, CSAT Solutions, ACT Fulfillment, DHL, XPO Logistics, and Office Depot. To learn more, visit

About Shopify

Shopify is a leading global commerce company, providing trusted tools to start, grow, market, and manage a retail business of any size. Shopify makes commerce better for everyone with a platform and services that are engineered for reliability, while delivering a better shopping experience for consumers everywhere. Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, Shopify powers over one million businesses in more than 175 countries and is trusted by brands such as Allbirds, Gymshark, PepsiCo, Staples, and many more. For more information, visit

Tagged as: >100% 2 Yr Employee Growth, 201-500 Employees, Hide US-Only Jobs, Venture Funded

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