Lead R&D Engineer, Autonomous Systems

Lead Research Efforts in Autonomy, Robotics, and Unmanned Systems to advance science.

  • Watertown, MA
  • $120,000 - $180,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Stephen Maroda
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A bit about us:

Based 10 miles North of Boston a rapidly growing high tech company is currently hiring multiple Senior Researchers / Lead Researchers to join their team.

If you are passionate about autonomy, artificial intelligence, machine learning, computer vision, national defense, and scientific exploration please read on!

The company is utilizing and connecting these technologies together to provide disruptive, offsetting capabilities and have spent the past 40 years pioneering innovations, including advancements in mission autonomy, for all branches of the U.S. military, DARPA, NASA and more.

Why join us?

  • Excellent Base Salary of 120-180+ depending on experience and industry experience
  • Strong Health, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Schedules!
  • Accelerated Career Growth!
  • Competitive bonuses based on company and project goals

Job Details


Advance concepts in Autonomy, AI, Machine Learning, and/or Cognitive Systems
Develop competitive proposals and follow-on programs for; DARPA, ONR, AFRL, ARL, NASA, and other institutions
Lead execution of advanced technology R+D programs.
Be a published Subject Matter Expert via technical briefings, publications, conferences, and professional outreach

PhD in EE, CS, AI/Machine Learning, or Robotics and 8 years of relevant experience, or equivalent, with demonstrated experience in Unmanned/Autonomous Vehicles/Systems or Behavior-based Robotics development
Demonstrated track record of winning proposals and acting as a SME in Unmanned Systems, Autonomy, Robotics, or Machine Learning.
Demonstrated small team leadership and interpersonal skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
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Managed by Jobot Pro
Watertown, MA
Job Type
$120,000 - $180,000