Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Research and develop new technology
  • Apply deep learning perception algorithms on embedded platforms for prototype and production
  • Develop features such as personnel detect, object detect, terrain mapping, machine cycle automation utilizing camera perception technology on various Caterpillar machines
  • Develop techniques to resolve real world perception problems in tough environments such as night, snow, fog, dust
  • Demonstrate technology developed to Caterpillar internal business units and key external customers 
  • Sensor fusion techniques development


Basic Qualifications: 

  • MS or PhD in Electrical or Computer Engineering with a focus in Robotics
  • 2+ years post-graduation experience in computer vision or perception systems
  • Experience with perception sensors including LIDAR, radar, and cameras
  • Expertise in perception systems including Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning and 3D Point Cloud Processing
  • Excellent C++ and Matlab programming and software design skills to support high performance perception systems
  • Expert in designing, building and integrating state of the art learning algorithms and training these from large data sets for computer vision applications
  • Experience with embedded Linux and real time systems

Top Candidates will also have: 

  • Experience in computer vision techniques such as localization, visual odometry, SLAM, image reconstruction
  • Experience in developing embedded computational platforms including hardware accelerated platforms such as FPGAs, GPUs, and real-time CPUs


Belcan is a global supplier of engineering, technical recruiting, and IT services to customers in the aerospace, industrial, and government sectors. Belcan engineers better outcomes through adaptive and integrated services—from jet engines, airframe, and avionics to heavy vehicles, chemical processing, and cybersecurity.  Belcan takes a partnering approach to provide customer-driven solutions that are flexible, scalable, and cost-effective. Our unique capabilities have led to continuous growth and success for nearly 60 years. We are a team-driven Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity.