The MITRE Corporation Autonomy and Artificial Intelligence Model Based Systems Engineer in Bedford, Massachusetts
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MITRE’s Artificial Intelligence and Autonomous Systems (AIAS) Department has a new opportunity for a strong technical candidate with a STEM degree to join an innovative team of engineers focused on development of autonomous systems and AI solutions for sponsor needs and developing robotics capabilities for a safer world. The right candidate will enjoy a fast-paced team environment and working with cutting-edge technology. The candidate for this position will work a wide variety of challenging activities in direct support of sponsor programs and will support MITRE’s AI and autonomy efforts.
Understand MBSE and how requirements generation and system design practices can be incorporated into autonomous systems and AI development
Evaluate sponsor projects, missions, and use cases to implement requirements creation and MBSE best practices on projects
Work and/or lead teams to implement and evaluate autonomy/AI algorithms on robotics hardware and cloud-based computing environments
Evaluate autonomy and AI solutions/test tools and compare to sponsor requirements and needs.
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Engineering Physics, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, or Software Engineering, or similar field
At least 5 years of professional experience and advanced degree
Understand the breadth of autonomous systems across different domains (DoD, Services, Intelligence Community, DHS, Industry and Academia)
Familiarity with robotics-relevant fields, such as computer vision, deep learning, machine learning, planning, human machine teaming, and multi-robot systems
Experience in systems engineering, requirements development, and Model Based Systems Engineering
Familiarity with the state of the art in the field.
Knowledge of the challenges of developing autonomous and AI systems
Requirements / must have for consideration:
Must be a US citizen able to obtain and maintain a US government clearance **
Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel, and Word
Must have demonstrated proficiency and strength in verbal, written, PC, presentation, and communications skills
Proven ability to work independently to learn new technologies, techniques, processes, languages, platforms, systems
Excellent written and verbal communication skills along with the ability to foster relationship development with sponsors
Advanced degree in technical field of study
U.S. Citizen with active/current DoD Secret Clearance
Knowledge of systems engineering techniques and how they can be applied to robotics, autonomous systems, and AI technologies
Experience leading either technical or project teams, or serving as a direct supervisor
Familiarity with cloud-based computing systems, especially in context of CI/CD implementations and automated unit testing
Experience using modern MBSE tools (Rhapsody, Cameo, etc…)
Experience analyzing requirements and system designs and using modern Systems Engineering toolchains (DOORS, JIRA, etc…)
Experience AI/Autonomy performance metrics/measures, KPPs, KSAs, etc.
Experience with object-oriented programming languages such as C++ and python
Knowledge of software engineering practices such as continuous integration, source control, software testing
This requisition requires the following clearance(s):
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