Junior Software Engineer/Scientist - SEAL

Smyrna, GA
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Junior Software Engineer/Scientist - SEAL

ID: 495021
Type: Researchers
Location: Smyrna, GA
Categories: Algorithm Development, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Systems, Data Analytics/Science, High Performance Computing, Human Factors, System Engineering, Testing, Image Processing, ISR & Tactical Systems, Robotics/Automated Systems, Signal Processing, Software Development/Design, System Architecture

Job Description

The Georgia Tech Research Institute is seeking junior level research engineers or scientists with knowledge in the areas of software development, artificial intelligence, machine learning and virtual/augmented reality. Candidates will support SEAL’s Command and Control Communication Program Office (C3PO) in the analysis, technology assessment and prototyping of C2 nodes and platforms. Candidates will manage and support teams designing analysis and implementation of alternative hardware and software technologies to update these nodes and in the prototyping of next generation technologies. Candidates should have strong problem-solving skills and the ability to develop creative solutions to complex technical and managerial problems.

Job Duties

In addition to performing applied research, candidates are expected to manage research efforts and to support business development activities. Business development includes the identification of research topics, conceptualization and formulation of research efforts, interaction with potential sponsors, and writing white papers and proposals. Candidates will be expected to direct research in a team
setting and to manage resources and budgets. Researchers are expected to be able to work independently as well as in teams. Applicants are required to possess both good written and oral skills in order to document and convey one's research to both internal and external customers on a regular basis.

Travel Requirements

10% - 25% travel

Education & Length of Experience

Research Engineer/Scientist I

  • A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates currently enrolled in an accredited Bachelor’s degree program relevant to this position will be considered. Candidate must have a graduation date of no later than December, 2019
  • Proficient in MATLAB, Mathematica, C or similar languages
  • Proficient in object-oriented programming languages like Python, Java, C++ or similar languages.

Preferred Qualifications

Ideal candidate has relevant experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Software system engineering
  • Software testing
  • AGILE process
  • Experience presenting research in front of customers and peers
  • Active Department of Defense (DoD) Secret or Top Secret Clearance

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .



Jobs Rated Reports for Software Engineer

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, the Georgia Institute of Technology is a leading research university committed to improving the human condition through advanced science and technology.

Ranked as the #7 best public university, Georgia Tech provides a focused, technologically based education to more than 21,500 undergraduate and graduate students.

Georgia Tech has many nationally recognized programs, all top-ranked by peers and publications alike, and is ranked in the nation’s top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report.

Degrees are offered through the colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Sciences, the Scheller College of Business, and the Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts.

The strong academic work ethic at Tech is balanced by a collegiate atmosphere incorporating both intercollegiate and intramural sports, campus traditions, and some 400 student organizations.

Alongside their academic achievements, Tech students are also active in the community, earning a well-rounded education through community service activities.

As a leading technological university, Georgia Tech has more than 100 centers focused on interdisciplinary research that consistently contribute vital research and innovation to American government, industry, and business.

There is no doubt that Georgia Tech stands out as a distinctively different kind of university, one that is eagerly encouraging and developing the revolutionary technologies of the 21st century.

Equipped with the extremely rich resources of an outstanding student body and faculty; strong partnerships with business, industry, and government; and support from alumni and friends, Georgia Tech is designing a future of global preeminence, leadership, and service.

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