- Doctoral degree
- Master's degree
- Computer science
Emergent Space Technologies is a rapidly growing aerospace company providing technology expertise in spaceflight systems to developers of science, military, and commercial spacecraft. Emergent is mission-focused and our engineers work directly with the spacecraft development teams at multiple locations across the United States to develop solutions in autonomy, navigation, guidance and controls.
We are currently hiring an Autonomy Subject Matter Expert (SME) to join our team and:
Design, build, and deploy flight software and systems for autonomous space vehicles, including satellites and robots.
Lead the development of higher-level,agent-based behavior algorithms and software.
Architect fully distributed, multi-device systems
Implement reliable, repeatable full-cycle autonomy
Utilize advanced proprietary localization and robot perception systems
Perform live and simulated testing to prove out your implementations
See the results of your work in live production environments.
Required Education and Experience:
MS in Robotics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, etc. or equivalent in industry experience – and – a minimum 4-6 years professional experience, demonstrated leadership in vehicle/system implementation
PhD in Robotics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, etc. or equivalent in industry experience – and – a minimum 2-4 years professional experience, demonstrated leadership in vehicle/system implementation
U.S. citizen with the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DoD security clearance
Required Qualifications Include:
Deep theoretical understanding of autonomous robotics software and systems
Ability to write production-quality code in Linux/C++11 and Python for resource-constrained, embedded devices
Knowledge of distributed system architectures and computer protocols
Experience in Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, or Game Theory algorithm development
Experience with Robotics, SLAM, EKF sensor fusion techniques, and computer vision
Able to work with a team of hardware and software engineers to build and deploy integrated systems
Preferred Qualifications Include:
Secret security clearance of higher
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.
Emergent Space Technologies, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits package and is committed to assuring applicants and employees are treated fairly without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.