Robotics Engineer, Mid-Level

Location: Blacksburg, VA
Date Posted: 04-06-2018
For over ten years, TORC Robotics has been committed to developing innovative autonomous and robotic vehicle systems. Located in Blacksburg, VA, TORC is a rapidly expanding company with a passion for commercializing robotic technology throughout military, automotive, mining and agricultural markets. 
To learn more about TORC Robotics, please visit our website at

We are currently seeking a Mid-Level Systems Engineer. 

What you’ll be doing: 
  • Design multi-faceted systems based on unmanned ground and aerial vehicles
  • Develop high-level behaviors and logic for coordination of multiple assets
  • Test, troubleshoot, and document performance of algorithms, communications networks, and robotics hardware
  • Assist team in preparing equipment for on-site and remotely-located tests and demonstrations
  • Work with a team of engineers across multiple engineering disciplines
What we want to see:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field
  • 3-5 years or greater experience in advanced engineering development (position tailored to candidate’s level of experience)
  • Applied C++ and LabVIEW experience
  • Experience with controls engineering, robotic navigation, or robotic autonomy
  • Experience with vehicle electrical systems and basic electronic theory
  • Exposure to computer and radio networking design and diagnostics
  • Willingness to work in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Experience with Unmanned Aerial Vehicles is a plus
  • Experience a plus in the following areas:
    • C++ and LabVIEW 
    • C++ libraries: boost, or Qt
    • Controller Area Network (CAN bus) expertise
    • Electronic test equipment
    • Object oriented programming
    • Python
  • Must be eligible to obtain Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship required)
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