QinetiQ North America delivers world-class technology and revolutionary products to defense, security and commercial markets worldwide. At QinetiQ-NA, you’ll find a dedicated and talented team of people who enjoy their work and take pride in their accomplishments. As a member of our team, you’ll work with cutting-edge technology and some of the industry’s most brilliant minds. If you’re interested in working for a technology-driven company that is the leader in its industry...but one that maintains the fast-paced, creative environment of a start-up...QinetiQ-NA is the right place for you.
QinetiQ North America is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion or creed, sex, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, or gender identity.
Position Requires U.S. citizenship.
QinetiQ North America is currently recruiting a Software Engineering Co-op. This individual will assist in the development and deployment of unmanned ground vehicle and controller technologies. The Software Engineering Co-op will have an opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary team (software, electrical, and mechanical engineering) to develop an overall feel for system development. The Software Engineer Co-op should have an interest in various aspects of robotics platform research and development.
The ideal candidate will have development skills and project experience in C/C++ as well as some hands-on experience interfacing with electronic controls including sensors and motors. Experience in either .NET C# or Linux using the GCC/G++ toolchain is required. Familiarity with computer vision, artificial intelligence, and robotics system design is a plus as is exposure to Joint Architecture for Unmanned Systems (JAUS). The student is expected to be enrolled in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or an Electrical Engineering program with software emphasis. Completion of at least one prior co-op or relevant work experience is preferred.
**** US citizenship is required ****