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Jacobs Junior Autonomy Engineer in Beavercreek, Ohio

Junior Autonomy Engineer


Jacobs is currently seeking an entry-level to junior software developer or autonomy engineer for our Dayton office. Successful candidates will have a background in Software Development/Engineering (Matlab, C , Java, Python, CUDA, Open MP, or Intel Intrinsic experience).

-Support the development of autonomous solutions for sensing applications.

-Create new software to facilitate automatic manipulation and exploitation of sensor data.

-Generate new computational solutions to provide vehicles with the capability to introduce sensors into difficult environments with minimal or no human support or control.


Required :

-Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.

-Bachelors’ degree in computer science or a related field.

-0-2 Years relevant experience.

-Experience with common Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques.

-Basic computer programming skills.

-Strong writing skills.

-Excellent logic and thinking skills.

-Demonstrated quick learner.

-Comfortable with basic and advanced mathematics, especially logic, algebra, differential equations, Fourier methods, and probability.

Preferred :

-Understanding of Convolutional Neural Networks.

-Understanding of generative techniques, both neural and other.

-Understanding of Cognitive Architectures.

-Theoretical bases for artificial intelligence, machine learning, and autonomy.

-Demonstrated advanced mathematical expertise, especially derivations of algorithms or synthesis of controllers.

-Filter design and implementation.

-Mathematical programming experience, especially optimization and simulation.

-Experience machine learning software packages--Café, Torch, or Theano.

-Experience with AI software packages.

-Robotics experience, robots within uncontrolled or adversarial environments.

-Basic understanding of computer networking and of neutral messaging tools, such as JSON and Google Protobuf.

-Experience with Sensor processing or exploitation, especially SAR, EO, and IR.

-Create new software to facilitate automatically manipulating and exploit sensor data.


CLEARABLE. This position may require the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance. Clearance processing will be completed by the U.S. Government. Factors considered for a U.S. Government Security Clearance include but are not limited:

-U.S. Citizenship (Required)

-Favorable Criminal History Check

-Education Verification

-Abuse/Illegal Drug Use

-Credit Check

-Subject Interview

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Job Aerospace

Primary Location United States-Ohio-Beavercreek-20356-OHB

Other Locations United States-Maryland-Severn-20356-SEV1

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: RAP000028