Boston-based company Piaggio Fast Forward Inc. (PFF) was founded in 2015 by the Piaggio Group (the Italian manufacturer that created the iconic Vespa scooter). We are on a mission to build technology products that move the way that people move. In order to bring products to market today, PFF is solving the problem of robotic interaction with people in dynamically changing environments. We’re innovators, neighbors and creators with a passion for local living and pushing the limits on urban transportation. We support a sustainable mobility ecology with healthy lifestyles and social connectivity available to all, regardless of age or abilities.
Or main office is located in Charlestown, MA. We're conviently right down the road from the Sullivan Square stop, and have multiple public parking lots nearby.
Once a quarter, our whole team gets together for an in person All Hands to celebrate our wins from the quarter!
In our Colosseum you can find employees sharing lunch, attending companys gatherings like our monthly birthday celebrations, and sometimes even watching movies on our roll out projector screen!
On our 3rd floor of our main office, you can find the majority of our employee's workspaces. We also occasionaly have visits from our furry friends!
Both our locations come with many perks. One awesome perk in our main location is our fancy espresso machine, a must have for an Italian company!
For our 2023 summer outing, we enjoyed a day cruising on the Boston Harbor!
Both locations encourage team lunches, and employees really enjoy spending their lunch together at our communal kitchen table.
We believe in fostering growth - not just for our business, but for our employees and customers as well. We strive to create an environment where everyone is encouraged to learn, improve, and reach their full potential. We believe in taking risks and exploring new ideas, even if they may seem overwhelming at first. To us, growth is about continuous improvement and progress. We are committed to investing in our employees, providing opportunities for professional development and advancement, and empowering them to achieve their personal and professional goals.
Innovation is not just a buzzword, it's a way of life, and we are committed to pushing ourselves and our industry to new heights of creativity and achievement. We encourage a culture of experimentation and exploration, recognizing that failure is often a necessary step on the path to true innovation. We value creativity and collaboration, knowing that the best ideas often come from bringing together diverse perspectives and experiences. We believe in staying ahead of the curve and always looking for the next big thing, while never losing sight of the importance of maintaining the highest standards of quality and reliability.
We believe that teamwork is crucial to achieving our goals and fulfilling PFF's mission. We value collaboration, mutual support, and respect among our team members. We work together to share knowledge, ideas, and resources, and to tackle challenges with creativity and perseverance. We work together across departments and disciplines to solve complex challenges, leveraging each other's strengths and expertise
We take ownership of our work and hold ourselves accountable to the highest standards of quality and ethical behavior. We recognize that our work has a real-world impact on our customers, partners, and society as a whole. Therefore, we take responsibility for delivering reliable and innovative solutions that meet or exceed expectations. We take responsibility for our mistakes, learn from them, and use them to continuously improve ourselves and our company. We are transparent, honest, and timely in our communication and actions, and we learn from our mistakes to continuously improve and grow as individuals and as a team.
- Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
We believe in putting people first. We are committed to creating a positive and inclusive work environment where everyone has the opportunity to thrive and contribute to our shared success. These values are not just words on a page, but the foundation of our company culture and the driving force behind our mission to make a difference in the world. Join us and become part of a team that truly cares.
Diversity fuels our innovation. Inclusion, belonging, equity, and neurodiversity drives our best-in-class culture. We strive to create workplaces where everyone feels empowered to share ideas, grow at their own pace, and work together towards a shared vision while holding each other to a higher standard. For us, DEI&B is the only way forward.
I interact with various depts where I have gotten to learn new things about our products and process. Being eager to learn and having good communication skills make a huge differenece in terms of your success at PFF. The company also drives to create a collaborative environment, so everyone is working together and working hard towards the same goal!
PFF has a culture that encourages growth for all employees no matter what department. Everyone is treated as equals and with respect, which fosters positive and collaborative relationships amongst team members.
I'm always excited about what we're working on, and have come to realize that I learn something new everyday. No day feels the same at PFF, as you are surrounded by talented people who are all exploring ideas and addressing challenges. That’s why I enjoy working here.
PFF is full of so many great people which makes it fun to come to work each day. Everyone is supportive of both your personal and career goals and everyone really cares for each other. Having a dog-friendly office is also a huge plus!