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Internship - Autonomous Systems

Malibu, CA, USA Req #486
Thursday, April 1, 2021

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.

Internship - Autonomous Systems

EDUCATION DESIRED: MS or PhD in CS, EE or related fields

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Primary job function is system software development for autonomous vehicles and platforms. Task will include integration of software and hardware on autonomous platforms, the development of software modules for perception, planning and control for the autonomous system. Additional job functions include solving customer problems, writing invention disclosures, and publishing papers.

EXPERIENCE DESIRED: Essential: software development, engineering, and integration practices for large systems in team environments; training and testing of autonomous vehicles or platforms in simulation and real world.
Background with all of the following: C++, Python, Docker, and Continuous Integration DevOps tools, e.g. Jenkins, NextCloud, Harbor, etc.Desired: Experience with vehicle and environment simulations such as CARLA. Demonstrated capability to develop new algorithms for machine learning; system and vehicle hardware integration.

KNOWLEDGE DESIRED: Background in one or more of the following areas: software engineering, software development, autonomous systems, autonomous vehicles, robotic systems, machine learning. Good programming skills.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Good communication (verbal and written) skills, active participation in R & D team activities is required.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS (e.g. driver’s license special tools or restrictions): U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
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  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Internship
  • Malibu, CA, USA