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Opto-Electrical / Signal Processing Co-op Summer 2020 - EOSL

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)
Atlanta, GA
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Opto-Electrical / Signal Processing Co-op Summer 2020 - EOSL

ID: 494918
Type: Students: Co-op
Location: Atlanta, GA
Categories: Aerospace, Algorithm Development, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Systems, Avionics, Embedded Systems, Software Development/Design, Space Systems, Machine Learning, Modeling/Simulation, Robotics/Automated Systems, Sensors Integration, Sensors/Optics, Signal Processing, Hardware Development/Design, High Performance Computing, Image Processing, IR, ISR & Tactical Systems, Lidar

Job Description

GTRI’s Cooperative 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 Electro-Optical Systems Laboratory (EOSL) seeks Opto-Electrical co-ops to work in a multi-disciplinary team of engineers to solve challenging optical remote sensing problems. Individual will be responsible for actively participating with the team in the design, fabrication, and analysis of electro-optical systems. Individual will work closely with:

• Algorithms and signal processing
• Embedded systems
• Cameras and other electro-optical detectors
• Low-level through high-level programming

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, Imaging Science or related field
  • 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 will begin in May 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

  • Strong math skills and ability to learn complex engineering concepts
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical ideas
  • Computational tools such as Matlab, Python, Octave, and/or IDL
  • Programming languages such as C/C++, C#, Visual Studio, VHDL, Verilog, CUDA
  • Toolboxes such as CUDA, OpenGL, and Open CV
  • Software design fundamentals
  • Exposure to machine learning concepts, image processing
  • Software version control
  • Outside coursework engineering experience – home tinker-er, undergraduate research, internships, extracurriculars, etc.
  • Optical system experience – LIDAR, point cloud processing
  • Laboratory equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, and/or data acquisition hardware/software

Hours per Week

40 hours per week

U.S. Citizenship Requirements

Due to our research contracts with the US federal government, candidates for this position are required to be US Citizens.

Clearance Type Required

Ability to obtain Secret Clearance upon hire

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. .



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

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