Avatar for navisens

3D location. No WiFi. No GPS. No beacons. Bloomberg Top 50 startup of 2017

Research Engineer (Robotics/Estimation)

$100k – $120k • 0.1% – 0.4%
Apply now
The Research Engineer is a full-time engineer with a background in robotics, state estimation, mobile robot localization, and signal processing (or some combination of those skills). As a member of the Navisens team, you will build robust, state of the art algorithms that help improve our core navigation technology. We are looking for engineers that are extremely creative, can move quickly and are not afraid to tackle any problem that comes their way. We believe that strong experience speaks for itself, whether that experience is from a PhD, Master's degree, previous job or personal project.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications

* MS or PhD degree in robotics or a related field with 2-3 years research and/or industrial experience
* Localization experience: experience with mobile robotics localization systems
* Theoretical software: sensor fusion, state estimation, signal processing
* Probabilistic estimation: Kalman Filtering, SLAM, inertial navigation
* Fundamentals in linear algebra, and probabilistic techniques
* Fluent in Python or Matlab for prototyping ideas
* Broad experience from many different types of projects
* Able to work independently and in a team
* Strong analytical ability, interest in applied research and solving real-world robotics problems
* Ready to work at a fast-paced startup, iterate quickly, and deploy technology to live users
* Creativity is key

Desired Qualifications

* Inertial Navigation Systems: experience with INS, GPS-INS fusion, vehicle navigation
* Computer Vision: visual-inertial navigation, SLAM, real-time feature extraction, optic flow, kernel functions, visual sensor fusion, etc.
* Machine Learning, AI, control systems
* Experience with robotics techniques such as ICP, path planning
* Experience with robotics platforms such as PCL
* C/C++ programming experience

Benefits

Great location in San Francisco, awesome rooftop for coffee & lunch, snacks, equipment budget, healthcare, building actual technology, lots of gadgets (smartglasses, wearables), internationally diverse team, good beer on Fridays!

navisens at a glance

3D location. No WiFi. No GPS. No beacons. Bloomberg Top 50 startup of 2017

navisens focuses on Mobile, Location Based Services, and Indoor Positioning. Their company has offices in San Francisco. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees. To date, navisens has raised $3.6M of funding; their latest round was closed on March 2019.

You can view their website at https://www.navisens.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Product Hunt.

More jobs at navisens

View all jobs

Backend/Devops Engineer

Similar jobs to Research Engineer (Robotics/Estimation) at navisens

Avatar for Instacart
Helping customers get their groceries, even when they can't leave the house
Avatar for Instacart
Helping customers get their groceries, even when they can't leave the house
Avatar for Forkable
The best way to get lunch at the office
Avatar for Fathom
deep learning to automate medical coding
Avatar for FLATLAY®
Social Commerce Automation // Activating community between creatives, customers & brands
Avatar for Tamber
Algolia for Recommendations. 10x better personalization tools for developers, easy as π