Software Engineer Co-Op

Location: Blacksburg, VA
Date Posted: 09-11-2017

We are collecting applications for future Software Engineer Co-Op opportunities.

Our team of Software Engineers designs, implements and tests robotic systems and products and seeks co-ops who can participate in various stages of programming, development and testing.
Co-ops should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment and can expect to complete the internship with exposure to and experience with various aspects of software engineering and robotics. The position is paid.
What you'll be doing:
  • Assist with the development of software components and algorithms for robotic navigation, perception and data analysis
  • Test drive vehicles as needed
  • Work with a team of engineers across multiple engineering disciplines
  • Occasional travel opportunities may arise

What we want to see: 
  • Ability to work 40 hours a week
  • Currently pursuing a B.S., or higher in Computer Science or related field
  • Exposure to object-oriented programming in C++
  • Excellent software design and problem solving skills
  • Must have a valid Driver's License

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Exposure in the following areas is a plus:
    • Robotic navigation and / or perception logarithms
    • Python or LabVIEW
    • Linux
    • Computer Vision
    • Cross-platform software development
    • C++ libraries: Boost or Qt
    • ROS (Robot Operating System)
    • Sensor processing
    • Multi-threaded software development
    • Interprocess communication
    • User Interfaces
    • GPU hardware and software architecture design

Due to government contracting requirements, U.S. Citizenship is a firm requirement. 

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