Simulation Engineer I for Autonomous Systems
Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.
Job Description: Simulation for Autonomous Systems
EDUCATION DESIRED: BS or BA in Computer Science or related field
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Primary job function is scenario and simulation development for autonomous vehicles and platforms. Task will include developing scenarios modeled after real world locations and sensor data capture in a game engine, and developing AI agent models to generate realistic behavior for pedestrians and vehicles.
EXPERIENCE DESIRED: Essential: software development and integration practices for vehicle and environment simulation systems and/or games. Game engine experience for UnReal Engine 4, and/or Unity. Desired: Vehicle simulators such as PreScan, Vires, Vissim, dSpace, CARSIM, CARLA, AirSim, Sumo, Metamoto, DeepDrive; training and testing of autonomous vehicles or platforms in simulation and real world situations. Software development and programming experience.
KNOWLEDGE DESIRED: Background in one or more of the following areas: UnReal Engine 4, Unity, Terraform Pro, Open Street Maps, AirSim, CARLA, LIDAR point clouds and aerial imagery, autonomous vehicles, robotic systems, software systems and development methods and methods for training and testing in simulation and with real vehicles. C++, Python, Docker, Jenkins.
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Good communication (verbal and written) skills, active participation in R & D team activities is required.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required. Valid CA driver’s license 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. We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.
- Pay Type Salary
- Travel Required No
- Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
- Job Start Date Monday, April 6, 2020
- Job End Date Tuesday, October 6, 2020
- INFORMATION & SYSTEMS SCIENCES, 3011 Malibu Canyon Rd, Malibu, California, United States of America