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Autonomy Robotics Engineers
Learning & Active Perception, Multiple Levels
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote • Virginia, USA • Minnesota, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Computer Vision
Data Structures & Algorithms
UI/UX Design
  • Autonomy Robotics II with a minimum of 2+ years of relevant experience
  • Autonomy Robotics III with a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Sr. Autonomy Robotics with a minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Degree in Aerospace Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field is required or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Experience with C/C++ required.Modern standards (11, 14, 17+) preferred
  • Experience with Matlab and/or Python preferred
  • Computer vision: feature extraction, object detection, template matching, image descriptors, object detection and localization, single/multi-object tracking
  • Computer vision: structure from motion, visual odometry, photogrammetry
  • Vision-based guidance, control, and estimation
  • Behavior modeling approaches including finite-state machines, behavior trees, and utility AI
  • Path planning and trajectory generation
  • Multi-vehicle coordination
  • Advanced control methodologies: robust adaptive control, optimal control with dynamic programming, model predictive control (MPC)
  • Experimental design and interpretation of results
  • Advanced degree in related field is highly preferred
  • Proficiency with office software and computer-based productivity tools
  • Demonstrates strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates effective problem-solving, analytical, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Must be a team player and collaborates effectively
  • Able to excel in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, where small teams share a broad variety of duties
  • Displays strong initiative and drive to accomplish goals and meet company objectives
  • Takes ownership and responsibility for current and past work products
  • Is committed to learning from mistakes and driven to improve and enhance performance of oneself, others, and the company
  • Focuses on delivering well architected, functionally complete, and rigorously tested research products
  • Contributes to development of core technology including:
  • Target detection, classification, localization, and tracking (DCLT)
  • Guidance, Navigation, and Control (GNC), especially as integrated with computer vision
  • State estimation, especially using combined visual / inertial inputs
  • Embedded systems architecture, with emphasis on video processing chains
  • Autonomous agent behavior modeling and design
  • Sensor characterization and integration - EO, Camera, Radar, Acoustic, and/or Lidar
  • UI/UX design for mobile operator platforms
  • Modeling and simulation
  • Software development and testing
  • Leads and mentors junior employees
  • Interacts with customers and partners to provide integrated, collaborative solutions
  • Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors
  • Other duties as assigned
Desired Qualifications
  • Experienced implementing algorithms and software on real hardware in field robotics applications. : experience with low size, weight, and power (SWAP) devices
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following technology areas ( points for UAS applications)

501-1,000 employees

Unmanned aircraft systems supplier
Company Overview
AeroVironment’s mission is to secure lives and advance sustainability through transformative innovation. The company is committed to the development of unmanned aircraft solutions and systems to provide their customers with a fresh vantage point, positioning them to see the world with new eyes and extending their reach beyond the line of sight.
  • Health, Dental, & Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) Account
  • Alternative Work Schedule
  • Educational and Tuition Assistance Programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Sick Leave Donation
  • Time Off
  • Travel Assistance
  • Company Sponsored Events
Company Core Values
  • Trust & Teamwork
  • Customer Commitment
  • Ownership & Results
  • Innovate & Simplify