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Research Engineer
Path/Motion Planning
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
  • Gain cutting edge career experience as you design, develop, document and deploy motion planning systems that support intelligent control systems for state of the art robots
  • Expand your research experience as you implement tools that enable advancements in robotics motion planning and artificial intelligence
  • Achieve company-wide visibility as you write, debug, maintain, and document code that will be part of our platform for the world's first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots
  • Your Experience
  • Qualifications
  • Master's/PhD in Computer Science, Controls, or equivalent work experience
  • Direct experience in path and motion planning as well as optimization (4+ years) with at least one publication in this area
  • Direct experience with motion planning in high DOF (>6) systems
  • Direct experience with path planning systems
  • Experience working on complex engineering problems as part of a team
  • Skills
  • 5+ years Development experience with Python and C++
  • Working knowledge of PyTorch and/or TensorFlow
  • Experience with Atlassian tools; Jira, GitLab, Confluence
  • Traits
  • The successful candidate will be a proponent of individual personal responsibility for themselves and their teammates
  • Above all else, a consistently positive attitude and a willingness to do whatever it takes to create robust solutions to complex problems
  • Eager to take on new challenges with tenacity and positivity
  • Patience, persistence, and attention to detail when resolving performance issues
  • Enthusiasm for bringing human-like intelligence to machines

51-200 employees

Human-like intelligence general-purpose robotics
Company Overview
Sanctuary’s mission is to create the world’s first human-like intelligence in general-purpose robots that will help us work more safely, efficiently, and sustainably. The company is committed to augmenting human creativity and has experience launching market-defining innovations rooted previously unsolved and deep scientific problems. Sanctuary hopes in the not-too-distant future, robots will help us explore, and prosper in outer space.
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • Wellness programs
  • Stock options
  • PTO
  • Schedule flexibility