UAV Engineer- Computer Vision

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
US$135000 - US$160000 per year

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UAV Engineer- Computer Vision

Philadelphia, PA and Boston, MA

$140,000 - $160,000

A leader in defense and space is looking to hire an engineer ready to work within robotics, autonomy, and unmanned systems. Engineers will be working on autonomous technologies, alongside a vibrant team for one of the most reputable companies in the defense and space business-the global leaders in defense autonomy.

THE COMPANY:

An established defense and space business, specializing in autonomy, unmanned systems and robotics. With over 30 multi-million dollar programs with DARPA, the DoD and Homeland Security, you will be working on the best projects in the industry!

THE ROLE:

As a Robotics Engineer you will be working on the most exciting defense and robotics projects in the market. Working in a vibrant team at a reputable company, you'll be challenged in the right way and work with some incredibly bright colleagues that will encourage your work and provide stimulating commercial discussions.

  • Building algorithms to allow up to 30 UAV's to communicate and operate in the field completely autonomously
  • Building algorithms for fully autonomous amphibious unmanned vehicles to work completely independent from human interaction
  • Writing proposals to expand and win new clients and projects
  • Liaising with clients directly, presenting on program progress
  • Reporting directly into the Principal Investigator

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Real world industry experience in working within autonomy, unmanned vehicles, robotics or computer vision
  • Heavy Software engineering experience with C++ and Python
  • Real world examples of applying, building and using machine learning or computer vision algorithms
  • Experience in path planning, SLAM, perception and other forms of robotics autonomy
  • PhD/Master's Degree - Computer Science or related
  • Must be US citizen and eligible for security clearance

HOW TO APPLY:

Please register your interest by sending your CV to Mairead Holt via the Apply link on this page.

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