Slidebrook Partners

Sr Research Engineer

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Woburn, MA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Master of Science
Apr 20, 2018
Job ID
Senior Research Engineer- Boston  suburbs
Senior Research Engineer position in the Autonomous Systems Group for projects relating to autonomy and unmanned systems.
My client is a leading developer of advanced technologies for navigation, signal/image processing, mission planning and autonomy systems for the Aerospace and Defense industries. The company is an industry leader in R&D and is among the Top 20 companies in highly competitive Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. Their clients and partners include all major branches of the U.S Department of Defense, NASA, and many of the leading prime contractors, including Boeing, Northrop Grumman, and Lockheed Martin
Job Title Research Engineer / Systems Engineer
Level MSc with 1-3 years’ experience, or BSc with 3-5 years’ experience in Computer Science, Electrical, Computer or Systems Engineering, with a focus in unmanned, robotic or autonomy systems development.
Location Woburn, MA
Duties Systems and software engineering, implementation, testing and support for advanced technology development in unmanned air, surface and undersea systems, mission planning, and command/control systems. The successful applicant will contribute to the development, integration and field testing of autonomy and unmanned systems.
Required Skills/Experience 2~4 years’ experience in advanced research and development of unmanned systems.
3+ years’ experience using Matlab/Simulink for system analysis and design.
4+ years’ experience C/C++ for systems development and software engineering.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Desirable Skills/Experience Experience in real-time and autonomy systems development, software engineering for mission planning, command and control (incl. user interfaces), vehicle management systems, or other unmanned vehicle systems.
Experience with systems and software engineering processes (software planning, design, development tools, configuration management, test and QA methods).
Compensation Salary is competitive with market rates, with significant incentives for new business development.  In addition, there’s a generous benefits package, which includes an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), Bonus plan, Profit Sharing, 401K, and Health / Life / Disability Insurance.
Notes US Citizenship and eligibility for DoD Security Clearance are required for this position.