Perception Engineer

Maneuver Dominance

Posted on 6/5/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$160k - $240kAnnually

+ Equity + Relocation Assistance


Newport Beach, CA, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Computer Vision
  • BS in Robotics, Computer Science, Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
  • Proven understanding of data structures, algorithms, concurrency, and code optimization.
  • Strong computer vision and machine learning background and fluency in standard domain libraries (numpy, opencv, pytorch)
  • Experience working with and testing electrical and mechanical systems.
  • Experience deploying software to end customers, internal or external — turning research and development efforts into used software
  • Strong C++ experience in a Linux development environment.
  • Able to travel approximately 2 weeks per quarter for field testing/demonstrations.
  • Must be able to obtain and hold a U.S. TS/SCI security clearance.
  • Evaluate and characterize cameras and gimbals to inform autonomy system constraints and performance expectations
  • Design experiments, data collection efforts, and curate training/evaluation sets to develop insights both for internal Anduril purposes as well as customers, deciding the features and implementing them.
  • Develop and evaluate machine learning and computer vision techniques for object detection and tracking
  • Deploy these approaches to operational settings, by moving features along a release process that starts in simulation and ends running in an embedded and operational context
  • Drive the flight testing and test configuration for evaluating the implemented features against real data on target hardware for validating technical approaches
  • Work closely with vendors and government stakeholders as we seek to advance the art of possible for large drone teams.

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



null, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



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