Lead, Perception Engineer


Lead, Perception Engineer

@ L3Harris

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, document, develop, integrate, and test software using C++
  • Participate in peer reviews of design and software
  • Participate in requirements development
  • Participate in system architecture development
  • Participate in project estimation, scheduling, and tasking
  • Provide technical supervision and mentoring of developers
  • Research and review white papers, with the ability to technically discuss the pros and cons of said approach
  • Analyze performance data in order to identify strengths and weaknesses in the system



  • Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a US DoD Secret clearance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field
  • 6+ professional software development experience
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of computer science theory and practice
  • Strong working knowledge of software development using modern C++ and STL
  • Strong working knowledge of collaborative software development in a Linux environment
  • Knowledge of design patterns
  • Ability to travel 10% of time
  • Strong working knowledge of linear algebra
  • Strong working knowledge of extended Kalman filters and nonlinear state estimation
  • Strong working knowledge of neural networks and deep learning techniques
  • Working knowledge of Bayesian statistics

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong working knowledge of OpenCL or CUDA
  • Strong working knowledge of OpenCV
  • Working knowledge of generative adversarial networks
  • Working knowledge of Python
  • Working knowledge of ML performance metrics, such as mAP and IoU
  • Familiarity with common marine protocol formats, i.e. NMEA 0183 and NMEA 2000
  • Familiarity with marine sensing equipment behavior

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://careers.l3harris.com/search-jobs

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Location: Lafayette, LA
Date Posted: November 28, 2022
Application Deadline: February 28, 2023
Job Type: Full-time