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Vehicle Autonomy Engineering Opportunity

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Moss Landing, California 95039
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Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute



Vehicle Autonomy Engineering Opportunity


MBARI’s Persistence Lab seeks a motivated individual for a research program focused on machine awareness. The candidate must have formal training in engineering or computer science, and demonstrable experience with embedded system programming in Python and C/C++. The candidate will work with a small team of engineers on the development of a new type of payloads for autonomous underwater vehicles, and is expected to:

1. Participate in its design and integration,

2. Lead the at-sea testing activities,

3. Work with the PI on the analysis of at-sea trial data and spiral developments.


MBARI, Human Resources
Job code: RET-P
7700 Sandholdt Road
Moss Landing, CA 95039

Submit your cover letter and resume by e-mail to, or by mail to the above address, or by fax to (831)775-1620.


MBARI is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. MBARI considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or covered veteran status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.  



MBARI Welcomes Diversity


Master’s degree or equivalent in a STEM field, or equivalent experience is required.  The position requires strong quantitative and reasoning skills, an ability to work both independently and in close collaboration with other team members, organization skills, considerable drive, and a desire to develop early life-cycle technology. Must be able to work with diverse groups of people.  May be required to go to sea for specified periods.