MIT Lincoln Laboratory C++ Developer in Lexington, Massachusetts

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Group 99—Integrated Systems and Concepts The Integrated Systems and Concepts Group specializes in the rapid development and demonstration of innovative optical system solutions to address difficult challenges facing the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, NASA, and other U.S. government entities. The group maintains broad expertise in electro-optical and infrared sensors, charge-coupled devices, focal plane arrays, ground/air/space electronics, image processing, video exploitation, and low–size/weight/power optical communications systems. The group leverages this core expertise to architect, prototype, build, and deploy hardware and software systems in support of mission needs. Emphasis is on working closely with end users to develop enabling concepts and then building and fielding integrated systems on responsive timelines. The group seeks self-motivated engineers and scientists with multidisciplinary skill sets and a passion for conceptualizing, designing, and building systems that address critical national needs.

The Integrated Systems and Concepts Group has an opening for a C++ developer. The candidate will join a small team of developers which specializes in the rapid development of new capabilities in support of the full end-to-end systems developed in the Group. The position will include the development and maintenance of high-performance software for the processing of video and image data. The position may also include algorithms/architecture development, system-level programming, GUI, and storage and networking subsystem work.

Requirements: Masters degree (or BS with 3-5 years of experience) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering with strong programming skills. Strong C++ abilities, experience programming multi-threaded applications, and working knowledge of Linux, git, and image processing. Candidates must be able to work in a fast-paced work environment, be detail oriented, able to multi-task, work with minimal supervision, execute project tasks at a high quality and work well with coworkers and management. Strong problem solving skills will be required to come up with innovative solutions to challenging problems.

Preferred skills: Python, MATLAB, Qt, CUDA, and/or OpenCV is preferred.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.