Careers

Current Openings


If you’re interested, please send a resume and any additional relevant materials (e.g. website, github link, project portfolio, etc) to jobs@virtanatech.com. We encourage engineering candidates to provide a code sample that helps demonstrate their software engineering and coding ability.

Robotics Software Engineer

Location: St. Augustine, Trinidad, West Indies

Virtana is looking for engineers who are interested in building a career in robotics and software engineering in Trinidad & Tobago. As an associate software engineer at Virtana, you will implement, test, and maintain software solutions for clients’ robotics-related projects. You will work closely with the rest of the Virtana engineering team in a fast-paced and dynamic startup-style environment. Often, client projects will not be in your areas of expertise. As such, you will require a strong ability to get up to speed in various domains of software & robotics. You must be a strong, self-driven individual contributor, with the ability to help shape the direction of projects. If you are excited to put in the hard work needed to become a world class software engineer and roboticist, then Virtana is the perfect fit for you.

Working Hours: Full Time, 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Computer Science or similar technical field
  • Ability to develop complex systems, algorithms, and data structures in C++ (object oriented programming, advanced dynamic memory management, threading, templating, C++11, & STL)
  • Intermediate proficiency in Python
  • At least 1 year of experience with version control systems (preferably Git) in a course project or a professional setting
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency working in a Linux environment
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Proficiency in solving complex algorithmic challenges, like those found in Google’s Interview Resource Guide

Preferred Qualifications (Any of the following):

  • Experience with ROS, OpenCV, & PCL
  • Extensive linux development experience
  • Experience with real robots
  • Full-time or internship experience in production software environment
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed
  • Domain expertise in any of the following areas:
    • Nonlinear optimization & linear algebra
    • Multiview geometry & computer vision
    • Linear systems & control theory
    • Embedded software experience
    • Sensors: Cameras, Ultrasonics Rangefinders, LIDAR, GPS, Gyroscopes, Accelerometers, etc.

Remote Robot Operations Manager

Location: St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago

We are looking for candidates who are excited to help the Caribbean evolve into a major player in the global robotics ecosystem. As a manager in Virtana’s Robot Operations Team, you will be managing a team of 5-10 robot operators in our St. Augustine facility who will be remotely controlling robot arms installed in factories & warehouses across the world. You will have a critical role in scaling Virtana’s operations. As such, you will interact with customer teams daily to determine what work needs to be done, train new Virtana robot operators, manage the operations team’s shift schedules, and also remotely control the robots when the need arises. You will be spending over 90% of your time at a computer workstation, with more than half of that time wearing a virtual reality headset to control the robot fleet.

Working Hours: Full Time. 9am - 5pm (Mon - Fri)

Compensation: Starting at $60 TTD / hour

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completed a Bachelor’s degree.
  • 1-2 years experience managing teams.
  • Not susceptible to motion sickness during fast paced video games.
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a call center environment
  • Experience managing teams in a call center environment.
  • In the case that eyewear is needed, contact lenses are used (e.g. no glasses)
  • Experience using virtual reality applications, or playing virtual reality games

Remote Robot Operator

Location: St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago

Virtana is looking for candidates who are excited to help the Caribbean evolve into a major player in the global robotics ecosystem. As part of Virtana’s Robot Operations Team, you will be remotely controlling robot arms installed in factories & warehouses across the world. You will be spending over 90% of your time at a computer workstation, with more than half of that time wearing a virtual reality headset to control the robot fleet.

Working Hours: Full Time. 9am - 5pm (Mon - Fri)

Compensation: $30 TTD / hour

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Completed an Associate’s degree.
  • Not susceptible to motion sickness during fast paced video games.
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Completed a Bachelor’s degree.
  • In the case that eyewear is needed, contact lenses are used (e.g. no glasses)
  • Experience using virtual reality applications, or playing virtual reality games

Business Operations Lead

Location: St. Augustine, Trinidad, West Indies

Virtana is looking for a highly motivated individual to join the growing Virtana team as a business operations lead. Candidates must be self-motivated individuals who love supporting a passionate and collaborative team, coming up with creative solutions to problems, and continually improving company processes and culture.

As a business operations lead you will be involved with most of the non-engineering aspects of running Virtana. Some examples include:

  • Office and Business Administration: Minor accounting & bookkeeping; Submitting paperwork to the BIR, NIB, and other government offices.
  • Office Operations: Ordering office furniture, supplies, & snacks. Creating a functional and rewarding space for Virtana’s growing team. Coordinating with facilities staff to keep the space in working order & safe,
  • Company Events: Organizing team building events, celebrations, & holiday events.
  • Human Resources: Communicating with potential job applicants, recruiting, interview scheduling, on-boarding new employees. Since you will be touching many aspects of the business, there is a strong potential to grow into a more senior operations role as the company grows.
  • Financial: Recording & categorizing company expenses in existing accounting systems, creating financial reports, recording fixed assets and calculating equipment depreciation in support of tax returns, drafting business plans, processing monthly employee payroll, Reviewing Virtana’s financials and providing insights into how we can streamline operations and continue to grow, profitably.

Virtana is a robotics software & outsourcing company that delivers robotics software solutions to international technology companies. At Virtana, we believe that exposing local engineers to these development experiences is an important step towards building a self-sufficient, expanding technology ecosystem in Trinidad & Tobago. Our vision is to make Trinidad a major player in the global robotics ecosystem, and as Virtana’s business operations lead, you will play a critical role in making this vision a reality.

Working Hours:

The number of weekly hours are flexible and will be 25-40 hours/week.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Exceptional planning and organizational skills.
  • Ability to thrive and problem-solve independently and to adapt in an evolving work environment
  • Proactive and detail oriented: You will notice what is out of place and fix it
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with small business accounting or book-keeping.
  • Strong mental math skills.
  • Familiarity with Google collaboration tools, such as Google Docs & Google Hangouts Videochat.
  • Access to a motor vehicle or comfortable travelling on public transit for handling administrative issues at government offices.

Robotics Software Intern

Location: St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago, West Indies

Virtana is looking for interns who are interested in building a career in robotics and software engineering in Trinidad & Tobago. As a robotics software intern at Virtana, you will implement, test, and maintain software solutions for robotics-related projects. You will work closely a Virtana engineering mentor in a fast-paced and dynamic startup-style environment. You must be a strong, self-driven individual contributor, with the ability to quickly & independently learn new concepts. If you are excited to put in the hard work needed to become a world class software engineer and roboticist, then an internship with Virtana is the perfect fit for you.

Internship Duration: At least 12 weeks

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a BSc, MSc, or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or similar technical field.
  • Candidate must be within 1 year of completing their current degree program.
  • Intermediate proficiency in C++, Python, or C#
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Proficiency in solving complex algorithmic challenges, like those found in Google’s Interview Resource Guide.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong understanding of robotics related mathematics: Multivariate calculus, Linear Algebra, Jacobians, & 3D vector Geometry.
  • Experience with version control systems (preferably Git)
  • Intermediate proficiency working in a Linux environment

If you’re interested, please send a resume and any additional relevant materials (e.g. website, github link, project portfolio, etc) to jobs@virtanatech.com. We encourage candidates to provide a code sample that helps demonstrate their software engineering and coding ability.


If you’re interested, please send a resume and any additional relevant materials (e.g. website, github link, project portfolio, etc) to jobs@virtanatech.com. We encourage engineering candidates to provide a code sample that helps demonstrate their software engineering and coding ability.