[robotics-worldwide] Engineer & Researcher positions with the NASA Ames Intelligent Robotics Group

Terry Fong terry.fong at nasa.gov
Fri Aug 12 12:21:39 PDT 2011


Want to build teraflop data processing pipelines that will run on NASA's cloud
and supercomputers? Want to help create the next generation of mobile robot
explorers? Want to help NASA map the Moon, Mars, and other celestial bodies?
Want to help revolutionize how the government develops and supports open
source software?

The NASA Ames Intelligent Robotics Group (http://irg.arc.nasa.gov) is looking
to *immediately* fill several full-time positions:

     #2011-1 : COMPUTER VISION RESEARCHER
     #2011-2 : APPLIED RESEARCH ENGINEER
     #2011-3 : SOFTWARE DEVELOPER / ENGINEER
     #2011-4 : PLANETARY DATA ENGINEER / WEB DEVELOPER
     #2011-5 : SOFTWARE ENGINEER / ROBOTICIST

Full descriptions can be found at:   https://irg.arc.nasa.gov/blog/irg/?p=99

U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status is required.

The NASA Ames Intelligent Robotics Group (IRG) is dedicated to enabling
humans and robots to explore and learn about extreme environments, remote
locations, and uncharted worlds. IRG conducts applied research in a wide
range of areas including applied computer vision (navigation,
automated planetary mapping, automated science support), dynamic 3D and Web
user interfaces, robot software, and planetary rovers. IRG actively
collaborates with academia, government, and industry. Recent projects include:

   GigaPan Robotic Camera       http://gigapan.org
   Mars in Google Earth         http://earth.google.com/mars
   Moon in Google Earth         http://earth.google.com/moon
   Robotic Recon Experiment     http://lunarscience.nasa.gov/roboticrecon
   WorldWide Telescope Mars     http://www.worldwidetelescope.org/



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