Full-Time

Chief Architect

Navigation & Localization

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Anduril

Anduril

1,001-5,000 employees

Autonomous systems with AI-powered defense technology

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
Hardware
AI & Machine Learning
Aerospace

Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Requirements
  • Master's or PhD degree in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics or a related field
  • Proven experience in developing Navigation and Localization algorithms for autonomous vehicles, robotics, drones, maritime vehicles or similar application
  • Experience with sensor calibration, sensor fusion, state estimation, and SLAM (Simultaneous Localization and Mapping) techniques
  • Strong knowledge of navigation principles, including inertial navigation, GPS, and other sensors such as star trackers
  • Experience with navigation, localization, and positioning systems design and development
  • Deep expertise in Kalman filtering, Extended Kalman filtering, and other estimation techniques.
  • Experience with real-time systems and diverse software development
  • Knowledge of sensor fusion and data integration techniques
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Experience applying covariance analysis techniques to optimize navigation system performance, error modeling, and system uncertainty assessments, and requirements methods
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data.
Responsibilities
  • Design and develop algorithms for real-time navigation, path planning and obstacle avoidance systems
  • Implement sensor fusion techniques to integrate data from multiple sensors
  • Develop simulation and testing environment to evaluate the performance of Navigation and Localization solutions
  • Optimize and design fault-tolerant algorithms for computational efficiency
  • Lead an Anduril-wide navigation, localization, and positioning community of practice
  • Lead the navigation, localization, and position strategy, roadmap and solution architecture for Anduril
  • Drive evaluation and integration of advanced alternative navigation aiding sources
  • Design, develop, integrate and test inertial navigation systems (INS), GNSS products, visual navigation, and other related technologies
  • Develop algorithms for navigation, localization, and positioning systems
  • Architect and improve calibration procedures for sensor suites used in navigation systems
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to integrate navigation solutions into overall vehicle systems
  • Conduct rigorous simulation and testing for validation of navigation algorithms and systems performance
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest developments and research in navigation technologies

Anduril Industries is a leading developer of autonomous systems for defense applications, utilizing their proprietary Lattice OS to enhance command and control capabilities. Their focus on modular and scalable hardware makes them a competitive and adaptable player in the defense industry. A career here offers the opportunity to work on cutting-edge technology in a dynamic environment that prioritizes innovation and strategic solutions for complex challenges.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$3.4B

Headquarters

, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

24%

1 year growth

67%

2 year growth

216%

Benefits

Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development