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Boeing: Advanced Technologist


Innovative researchers with interests and experience in methods for machine learning, pattern recognition, machine vision, multi-modal sensor data fusion and visualization.



Boeing Company: Boeing
Location: Huntsville, AL
Web: www.boeing.com/careers


Requisition Number: 1400007385

Job Description

Boeing Research and Technology, the central R&D organization of The Boeing Company, invites applications for a mid-level research position as Advanced Information Technologist. We are interested in innovative researchers with interests and experience in methods for machine learning, pattern recognition, machine vision, multi-modal sensor data fusion and visualization with a strong background in computer science, statistics and probability.

The successful applicant will be expected perform research in mobile sensor localization, 3D environment mapping, object recognition, sensor signal processing as well as have the flexibility to apply advanced statistical methods to more general offline data mining applications and be familiar with the state-of-the-art research in these fields. The applicant is asked to have a strong software development background with diverse sensor data processing packages for sensor data acquisition (e.g. Robotic Operating System), point cloud and 3D geometry processing (e.g. Point Cloud Library), and visualization (e.g. OpenGL).

The candidate should be able to effectively communicate and collaborate with colleagues of diverse technical backgrounds, support development of new proposals for new business, interface with internal and external customers, keep abreast of new technical advances, and build and maintain a network of contacts and collaborators both inside and outside the company. This is a position with the BR&T Support and Analytics organization, a leader in advanced applied research of analytics and simulation technology.

Representative Major Tasks:
  • Performs Research and Development of significance and value to major programs.
  • Supports or leads activities to develop, document and maintain architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for software systems.
  • Develops and maintains code and integrates software components into a fully functional software system.
  • Develops software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, executing the test procedures and documenting test results to ensure software system requirements are met.
  • Provides support or technical leadership of software projects and software supplier activities including development, selection, tailoring and deployment of processes, tools and metrics.
  • Supports or leads development and execution of software research and development projects.
  • Develops, selects, tailors and deploys software processes, tools and metrics.
  • Serves as a subject matter expert for software domains, system-specific issues, processes and regulations.
  • Tracks and evaluates software team and supplier performance to ensure product and process conformance to project plans and industry standards.
  • Works under general or minimal direction.

 
Qualifications

Level 3 : Technical bachelor's degree and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or a Master's degree with typically 3 or more years' or a PhD degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.

Level 4: Technical bachelor's degree and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or a Master's degree with typically 7 or more years' or a PhD degree with typically 4 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.

Relocation Authorized?: Yes

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