Robotics Perception Software Engineer in ARSENAL, PA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    ARSENAL, PA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    7/8/2019
  • Job ID:
    185550
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    515/346-3152

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking Robotics Perception Software Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility in Pittsburgh, PA. This is a contingent position expected to last 1 year.   In this role you will work on the exciting and technically challenging Automation Systems Development team.

Candidate Responsibilities:

  • Work with team leads, software architects and algorithm experts to understand software requirements and design software for embedded applications.
  • Work as part of a team responsible for developing and demonstrating automation technologies which are often used in conjunction with information systems, remote control, semi-autonomous and fully autonomous machine control systems.
  • Focus on development and application of perception technologies and systems.
  • Develop perception software for personnel detect, object detection, tracking, classification, terrain mapping, localization and others.
  • Solve analytical problems and debug software.
  • Participate in R&D programs through entire lifecycle from initial inception through production and maintenance phases.

Required Skills/Experience

  • Must have prior industry experience with software testing.
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Robotics, Computer Vision, Electrical or Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics.
  • BS + 5 years or MS + 3 years of industry experience in FPGA development.
  • Proficiency with VHDL and FPGA design tools such as Vivado, Xilinx system generator and model-based design using tools such as Matlab/Simulink, model composer, SDSoC.
  • Experience developing with SoC devices such as Xilinx, Zynq and Zynq UltraScale+
  • Experience interfacing FPGA’s to ARM
  • Strong background in C/C++ in embedded environments and version control software.

Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with driver development for sensors such as cameras, lidars, radars and inertial measurement units.
  • Experience with real time operating systems RTOS.
  • Experience with high-speed interface bus architectures (e.g. Ethernet, PCIe).
  • Experience with FPGA computer vision.
  • Knowledge of GIT.
  • Ability to develop Linux BSPs for custom hardware with Xilinx MPSoCs.
  • Ability to build/modify Linux kernel for MPSoC and write kernel level drivers.
  • Linux application background, ex: gstreamer, OpenCV, etc.

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt. No C2C or 3rd Party Vendors please.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer