Autonomy Perception Engineer
- Stratford, CT
Description:Define the future of aviation. Stand at the forefront of technology and innovation. Transform your ideas and dreams into reality. Join Lockheed Martin's Flight Controls and Autonomy team and be part of the greatest transformation in aviation history; unmanned fully autonomous flight.
The Flight Controls and Autonomy team is currently seeking highly motivated technology pioneers with a desire to steer and lead the Autonomy industry. Successful candidates must be willing and able to work on highly complex challenging problems, leading to world-changing technological breakthroughs.
Team's technical areas of emphasis include Fly-By-Wire Flight Control Systems, Guidance/Navigation & Control (GNC), Flight Test, Autonomy, Aviation Robotics, Perception, AI and Motion Planning.
In this role, you'll work with a team to build novel software architectures, algorithms, and tools to enhance the world model. The world model representation fuses a-priori information (terrain, towers, airspaces, etc.) with real-time sensor data. The world model representation is tightly integrated into our motion planning software to deliver a safe and smooth path for helicopter.
Look no further, the future of aviation is here. Join our awesome team today!
M.Sc or PhD in computer science, robotics engineering or related science field
5+ Years of Experience
• Experienced with state-of-the-art collision detection algorithms
• Lidar/Velodyne point cloud processing such as segmentation, classification, and calibration
• Experience with localization and mapping
• Experience in sensor, fusion and processing
• Strong C/C++ programming background
• Experience with GPU programming and parallelization
• Experience with inter-process communication such as ROS
• Experience working with large databases
• Familiarity with Linux environment
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They're dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
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