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Food Processing Technology Division Software Development Co-op Spring 2020 - ATAS

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    494958
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Food Processing Technology Division Software Development Co-op Spring 2020 - ATAS

ID: 494958
Type: Students: Co-op
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Image Processing, Machine Learning, Robotics/Automated Systems, Sensors Integration, Software Development/Design

Job Description

GTRI’s Co-operative Education (“co-op”) program offers you extensive opportunities to participate in diverse scientific and technological endeavors, use state-of-the-art equipment and rapidly improve your technical and leadership skills. The program allows you to alternate three semesters of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school. 

The Food Processing Technology Division at GTRI seeks co-op students who are self-motivated and interested in gaining real world experience with software development in the areas of image processing, automation, robotics, as well as hardware/software systems integration. Applicants should have some computer programming exposure (C++ and/or Python is preferred) and be willing to learn. Work activities will involve being part of a project team that supports the research and development activities in the Division. Applicants will need to have a current driver’s license in good standing. We are looking for creative and motivated students who are willing to learn and contribute on exciting research projects. The immediate work may involve C++ image processing and robot control for various applications, including object detection and modeling, using robot arms and mobile robots, and using sensors such as the Kinect and other 2D and 3D cameras

Required Minimum Qualifications

Co-op

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (preferred), Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering
  • Must have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Must be eligible to be approved by your college/university to participate in a co-op program and register for co-op credit with your university during work terms. First work term begins in January 2020.
  • Must be able to complete at least three full-time co-op terms (alternating three terms of full-time work at GTRI with semesters of full-time school) prior to graduation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in Python/C++ and other programming languages
  • Task / team leadership experience
  • Strong math skills and ability to learn complex engineering concepts
  • Familiarity with Linux and open source tools
  • Configuration management tools
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas non-technically

Hours per Week

40 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Not Applicable

Clearance Type Required

None

Housing and Relocation

Housing and relocation assistance are not available for this position.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) at Georgia Tech Research Institute aims to enhance the Institute’s mission of solving the world’s most complex technical problems by creating a workforce with a shared appreciation for diversity, raising awareness around inclusiveness, and fostering a sense of belonging and appreciation for all members of our community.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. .

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Posted: 2019-10-15 Expires: 2019-11-14

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