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RADAR / Sensors Engineer

Intramotev Autonomous Rail

Intramotev Autonomous Rail

St. Louis, MO, USA
Posted on Saturday, September 2, 2023

Intramotev is seeking an Radar / Sensors Engineer to join the development team to meet growing demands in the development of self-propelled rail vehicles. The role is responsible for integration and fusion of multiple sensors and radar into a functioning self-propelled autonomous system – the successful candidate will be a member of the development team working on the innovative self-propelled capabilities in the sensor fusion of data from the cameras (Infrared, depth/stereo), RADAR, Global Positioning System (GPS), Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU), and other vehicle sensors for object detection, segmentation, and tracking for current and future vehicles. The development of these capabilities include multidisciplinary skills - architecture and systems development, integration, and testing. This position will be based out of St. Louis, MO

This position involves working in a dynamic team environment on small (1-2) to medium (3-6) person projects where excellent interpersonal and communication skills are needed. Due to the research nature of the work, project objectives and requirements are likely to evolve over the course of the role. A small amount of domestic travel to support integration, demonstration and customer engagement may be required.

Build an exciting career with us, as together we develop the next generation of rail, rapidly connecting the past and the future to make a faster and more environmentally friendly rail connected world.

Position Responsibilities

  • Develop RADAR/Sensor Fusion architecture including input data from the RADAR, Cameras (infrared, depth/stereo), GPS, IMU, and other vehicle sensors
  • Perform detailed RADAR/Sensor Fusion design including system design, simulation, documentation, security considerations, configuration.
  • Work with the ML/AI engineers to combine the sensor fusion with the machine learning and artificial intelligence for obstacle detection/segmentation/tracking
  • Develop validation methodologies to test the provided solutions
  • Perform studies and make recommendations on system and component reliability and availability.
  • Support customer networks including deployment, handover and ongoing support throughout system lifecycle.
  • Research technological advancements for potential application to company business needs.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience)

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Science
  • 2-3+ years of industry experience with real-world perception systems and sensor fusion systems
  • 2-3+ years of RADAR/sensor fusion experience (in any of the following):
    • RADAR
    • LIDAR
    • Infared (IR) Cameras
    • Depth/Stereo Cameras
    • GPS/GNSS
    • IMUs
    • Vehicle Sensors (accelerometers, wheel speed, etc.)
  • U.S. Person (immigration or work visa sponsorship will not be provided)
  • Motivated, detail-oriented
  • Willingness to expand into technical areas beyond your area of expertise; ability to develop innovative and novel approaches
  • Open-minded and comfortable working in a teaming environment or as an individual contributor
  • Fluent in both written and verbal English

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience)

Candidate should have a working knowledge of one or (ideally) multiple areas listed below:

  • 1+ years of experience with Real-Time Operating Systems (like Free RTOS)
  • 1+ years of experience with C, C++, Rust, and/or Python programming
  • Unmanned Rail Systems / Unmanned Systems
  • Demonstrated experience working on project teams and collaborating with other engineering disciplines.

Typical Education and Experience:

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 3 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. Master+1 years' related work experience, 3 years' related work experience, etc.).


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

Vaccination Requirements:

Intramotev does not currently require vaccination for COVID 19.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Intramotev is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Full time