Robotics Engineer ATAS- 946
Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Location: Smyrna, GA
Description: Robotics Engineer ATAS-946
The GTRI Robotics and Autonomous Systems Division is looking for an M.S. or Ph.D. in computer science, robotics, aerospace engineering, ECE, or related fields specializing in multi-robot autonomy. You will be joining a growing robotics division and responsibilities may include development of real-time algorithms for robotics applications, including multi-robot collaboration, control algorithms, path planning, guidance, navigation, and task allocation on aerial, ground and indoor robots.
This opportunity is within the Aerospace, Transportation and Advanced Systems Lab ( ATAS ). ATAS conducts research for government and industry customers in aerodynamics, radar and weapons systems, food processing technology, unmanned systems and modeling of social systems. http://www.gtri.gatech.edu/atas
We are looking for strong candidates who are self-motivated, have extensive, demonstrated C/C++ programming skills, follow software engineering best practices and a have strong mathematical foundation and problem-solving skills.
The position will involve generation of research reports, publications, proposals, and briefs to customers, requiring excellent written and verbal communication skills. The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience with state-of-the-art algorithms on autonomous air, ground or indoor mobile robot systems. Proven research experience in at least one of these areas is desirable:
• Multi-robot collaboration
• Path planning and navigation
• Behavior based robotics
• Optimal control and estimation
• Machine learning for robotic control
Experience with fast prototyping in MATLAB and/or python as well as experience in integrating and deploying these algorithms for real-time operation on a robot in real world environments is a plus.
Applicants should be US citizens capable and willing to obtain a security clearance.
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