Senior Software Engineer - REMOTE - C / C++ / Python

Company: Optello
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 03.SEP.2021


We are a rapidly growing autonomy and robotics technology company that has been in business for over 20 years! We are transforming governmen...


We are a rapidly growing autonomy and robotics technology company that has been in business for over 20 years! We are transforming government and commercial transportation with programs that include self-driving cars and trucks; autonomous shuttles; UAV; UAS; and drones. As we grow our team, we are looking for passionate people who want to build long-term careers with us!

What's In It for You

  • Competitive Compensation Contingent On Experience
  • Health, Vision, and Dental Benefits
  • 401k Matching
  • Parental Leave
  • Life Insurance
What You Need for this Position
  • Experience as a Senior Software Engineer
  • C and / or C++
  • Python
  • Ability to obtain government clearance; although clearance is not required for this role
  • B.S., M.S., or Ph.D. degree in the field of Robotics, Computer Science, or Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering
  • Sensor processing (LIDAR, image processing, stereo cameras, RADAR) is a plus
  • Familiarity with Linux or other POSIX operating systems (Ubuntu and NuttX) is a plus
  • Experience with open-source drone development tools and flight controllers (Pixhawk, PX4, Ardupilot) is a plus
  • Experience with Robot Operating System (ROS) is a plus
  • Familiarity with microcontroller programming or NVIDIA Jetson embedded platforms is a plus
  • Kalman Filtering as applied to GPS/INS or IMUs is a plus
  • Localization, Mapping, SLAM is a plus
What You Will Be Doing
  • Development of software algorithms related to guidance, navigation, and control of advanced multirotor aerial vehicles
  • Software will support autonomous vehicle operations including navigation, path planning, obstacle avoidance, sensor processing, and perception
  • Indoor and outdoor testing of software running on multirotor aerial vehicles
  • Complete FAA Part 107 training and certification
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary development team, participating in team meetings, design reviews, brainstorming sessions, and testing events
  • Document activities, prepare tech reports, present results, and demonstrate system capabilities
  • Travel for field testing and project meetings may be required
So, if you have the experience above, please apply today or email me directly at !

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