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About QS

QS is a growing engineering company headquartered in downtown Saline, MI, three miles from Ann Arbor and a hundred feet from several awesome bars and restaurants. At QS, we work with clients to build new products and technologies based on state-of-the-art algorithms and software. Products include autonomous robots, video games, tools for forensic labs, and more. Markets include homeland security, defense, automotive, consumer products, and anything else where there’s a client with a requirement and the need for a smart, driven engineering team.

We work hard and we play hard, and it's paying off. QS is always looking for highly motivated and intelligent individuals to be part of our growing team. All job positions are located at QS HQ in Saline, MI. We offer a competitive salary with potential for bonuses, generous benefits, flexible hours, fun and relaxed environment, casual dress code, the opportunity to learn new technologies and work on some really cool projects, and much more. Benefits include health, dental, short and long term disability, life, 401k, and more. US citizenship required. Quantum Signal is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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Robotics Lead Engineer

Full Time Position
Saline, Michigan
U.S. citizenship is required

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Do you dream of robots? Are you interested in working on hard problems? Do you like working with or leading a small team? Does a casual, flexible work environment appeal to you? Join Quantum Signal. We build cutting edge, real-world solutions and products for some very interesting clients and applications. Find out more about us at www.quantumsignal.com or www.twitter.com/quantumsignal1

Quantum Signal currently has a need for a lead roboticist to help manage and guide our growing team. The position involves a combination of technical leadership, managerial duties, and hands-on research and development work. The person in this position will work with their team to solve challenging problems in areas like:

  • Global localization and position estimation
  • Scene understanding and vision/lidar/radar-based feature recognition /extraction
  • Teleoperated driver assistance using novel control algorithms and user interfaces
  • Rollover prevention in off-road environments
  • Modeling and simulation of sophisticated ground robots

We have a number of ongoing and upcoming R&D programs that address these challenges and more in novel application spaces and extreme environments. If you have a background in robotics at the university or industry level with at least five years of experience, and are interested in leading a team, we'd like to talk to you! Some of the things you may be asked to do include developing new concepts and technologies, charting project technical direction, mentoring junior staff, contributing to reports and proposals, making presentations to clients, and overall ensuring your team is firing on all cylinders to achieve excellent, working product. You'll be a key member of the QS leadership team and the go-to person for a wide range of robotics problems.

What's Expected:

  • A strong mathematical and engineering background
  • Love for robots and robotic systems
  • Knowledge of the state-of-the-art in the robotics area (preferably with some publications in this/a related area)
  • Modeling and simulation experience (preferably with some multi-body dynamics experience)
  • Demonstrated ability to work with and lead a technical team
  • Ability to research, develop, and prototype new robotic ideas and algorithms. We do most of our development in Linux using the GCC toolchain, so you should know that cold.
  • Ability to clearly present technical work in both written and oral formats

Required Education:

  • MS or Ph.D. in Robotics or Computer, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or related discipline.

Send resume and cover letter to career@quantumsignal.com and type "Robotics Lead Engineer" in the subject line. US Citizenship is required.

Junior Robotics Software Engineer

Full Time Position
Saline, Michigan
U.S. citizenship is required

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You will work with a team of software, electrical and mechanical engineers with the goal of creating novel robotics systems. The technical approaches you will take involve vehicular kinematics, sensor fusion, motion planning, and state estimation. The software technologies you will utilize are C/C++, Java, JavaScript, HTML, TCP/IP, Linux. The hardware systems you will use are ground vehicles, LIDAR, radar, sonar, GPS, IMU, electric motors, wireless networks and more. While levels of expertise in these languages vary between developers, everyone is expected to be able to change gears on short notice.

Requirements:

  • Must aggressively drive to find the solution to a given problem
  • Must have a desire to learn the technologies used in the industry
  • Must be able to quickly produce high quality code
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Robotics or similar discipline

Experience In:

  • Professional software development
  • Linux
  • Network programming
  • Working with robotics
  • Developing 2D/3D graphics
  • Embedded hardware

Send resume and cover letter to career@quantumsignal.com and type "Junior Robotics Software Engineer" in the subject line. US Citizenship is required.

3D Creative Artist

Full Time Position
Saline, Michigan
U.S. citizenship is required

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We are seeking an extremely talented and highly motivated 3D Artist to work alongside engineers to develop graphics for real-time applications. Applicants must be versed in all aspects of modeling and texturing for real-time or game asset pipelines.

Responsibilities:

  • Create art assets to meet the standards of expectations for high quality real-time simulations.
  • Create a variety of different types of 3D real-time assets.
  • Assist production with estimates and scheduling
  • Collaborate with engineers to solve production problems as they arise as well as communicate artistic needs.

Skills & Requirements:

  • 2+ years of professional experience working as a 3D artist
  • Broad knowledge of Art production on real-time application development
  • Knowledge of PBR production pipelines
  • Experience with Unreal, Photoshop, Substance Painter and/or Designer
  • Proficiency in a 3D modeling program such as Maya, 3DsMax, or Modo
  • Expert knowledge of 3D pipelines and asset management
  • Communication and planning skills

Send resume and cover letter to career@quantumsignal.com and type "3D Creative Artist" in the subject line. US Citizenship is required.