Job Description

Job Type : Contract 6-12 month

Location/City : MA - Burlington

Category : Software/Embedded

Region : Northeast

Id : 25659

Research Engineer - Autonomous Systems
Contract 6+ months
Mon- Fri 40 hrs/wk
Burlington, MA

We are looking to fill a Research Engineer/Scientist position for software projects relating to autonomy and unmanned systems.

Our client is a leading developer of advanced technologies for navigation, mission planning, signal/image processing, and autonomous systems for the Aerospace and Defense industries.


M.S., or B.S. w/ 2+ years of relevant experience, in EE, CS, AI, Robotics, Cognitive Systems, Machine Learning or related field, with demonstrated experience in Autonomous Vehicles, Behavior-based Robotics, or other Unmanned/Autonomous Systems development


Work as part of a team to design, implement, and test autonomy, AI, and machine learning algorithms and software systems for embedded unmanned multi-vehicle autonomy

Integrate algorithms and software modules onto real-world unmanned aerial, surface, undersea, and ground platforms

Support presentation of technical results to internal and external customers

Required Skills/Experience

2+ years experience in advanced R+D of AI, Robotics, Machine Learning, and/or Autonomous Unmanned Systems

Proficiency with C/C++ and either Python or Matlab

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Desired Skills/Experience

Proficiency with standard libraries used for AI, robotics, computer vision, and/or machine learning (e.g., ROS, MOOS, scikit, SciPy etc.)

Experience in Human Systems Integration (HSI), User Interfaces (UI), Multi-Vehicle Tasking, and/or Mission Planning for Unmanned Systems

Experience with systems/software engineering processes, including development tools, configuration management, and test/QA methods

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.

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