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UAV Drone Software Engineer 15416043

Germantown, MD
Cordia Resources is partnered with a global leader in tech-development seeking a UAV Drone Software Engineer to join their team. This opportunity offers a flexible hybrid work environment! Details Below!

Title: UAV Drone Software Engineer
Salary: $160k
Location: Hybrid - Germantown, MD 
Job Type: Direct Hire
Target Start Date: 6/27/2022

UAV Drone Software Engineer Responsibilities:
  • Development of software algorithms related to guidance, navigation, and control of advanced multirotor aerial vehicles.
  • Software will support autonomous vehicle operations including navigation, path planning, obstacle avoidance, sensor processing, and perception.
  • Indoor and outdoor testing of software running on multirotor aerial vehicles. 
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary development team, participating in team meetings, design reviews, brainstorming sessions, and testing events.
  • Document activities, prepare tech reports, present results, and demonstrate system capabilities.
  • Travel for field testing and project meetings may be required.

Education and Experience:

  • B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. degree in the field of Robotics, Computer Science, or Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering
  • 2-5 years of experience in industry or research
  • Strong programming ability in C/C++
  • Familiarity with Linux or other POSIX operating systems (Ubuntu and NuttX, specifically)
  • Experience with open-source drone development tools and flight controllers (Pixhawk, PX4)
  • Flight testing experience. FAA Part 107 certification a plus.
  • Experience with Robot Operating System (ROS)
  • Familiarity with microcontroller programming or NVIDIA Jetson embedded platforms
Experience with one of more of the following:
  1. Sensor processing (LIDAR, image processing, stereo cameras, RADAR)
  2. Kalman Filtering as applied to GPS/INS or IMUs
  3. Localization, Mapping, SLAM
  4. MavLink
  5. Multirotor Flight Dynamics and Control
  • Company holidays
  • Flex time
  • Paid time off
  • Health benefits including competitive medical, dental, vision plans
  • 401k employer match up to 4%
  • Employer paid short-term or long-term disability insurance
  • Employer paid basic life insurance
  • Voluntary life insurance
  • Dog friendly office!
  • Relocation reimbursement for qualifying situations
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Discretional annual bonus and profit sharing
  • Employee Assistance Program
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