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Perception Software Engineer (Aerospace)

Velocity Works, LLC
Pittsburgh, PA
  • Expired: January 13, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

Velocity Works is excited to announce a new opportunity for a Perception Software Engineer to join our client in the space industry. Our client, a leading player in research and development for space robotics, is seeking a talented engineer to help them develop solutions for space robotics, planetary landing, and satellite sensing applications.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with world-renowned experts in perception, robotics, and space applications across NASA, industry, and university centers to design, implement, test, and maintain cutting-edge applications and algorithms. You will also have the chance to gain experience moving these technologies from the lab to real use cases, all while working in a collaborative and challenging environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Solve problems with software in various areas of robotics
  • Write understandable software components and tests
  • Maintain software throughout the development lifecycle
  • Work cross-functionally with other engineers and teams across the organization
  • Contribute to both early-stage R&D and more rigorous flight programs


Qualifications:
  • Recent experience programming in C++, C, and a continued interest in developing software
  • Working knowledge of common data structures and algorithms
  • Ability to work and make decisions independently given reasonable direction and support
  • Proactive communication habits
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics, Mathematics or a related field, or equivalent proficiency


Nice to Haves:
  • Background in robotic state estimation, guidance, or control systems, sensor processing
  • Python experience for prototyping, scripting, and analysis
  • Experience designing software systems
  • Deep technical knowledge in one or more of the following areas: robotics, embedded systems, computer vision, LiDAR, deep learning, guidance navigation and control
  • Relevant publications or targeted experiences
  • Master's or Ph.D. in Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Robotics, Mathematics or a related field, or equivalent proficiency

Velocity Works, LLC

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Pittsburgh, PA
15295 USA

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Technology