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Software Development Student - Self Driving Car Sensor Technology - 4 Month Winter Term (4813641)


Software Engineer



Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

**Worker Sub-Type:**

Student (Fixed Term)

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We are looking for 2 students to join our advanced research team to further our industry leading research in sensor technology for automated and autonomous vehicles (AVs). This opportunity is likely unique in Canada as QNX is a pioneer in AV technology and were to have an autonomous car on public roads in communication with live infrastructure. The co-op position will be working on algorithm development and verification related to the application of radar and other sensor technologies.

Location: Ottawa, ON

Length of Term: 4 Months


* Work with open source autonomous frameworks such as ROS and ROS2

* Explore various algorithms required for sensor perception

* Field test algorithms in prototype autonomous vehicles

* Work with a team of developers and use tools appropriate for eventual deployment in a safety critical application

* Write documentation as required


* Currently pursuing post-secondary education in a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience

* Familiarity with QNX, Linux or other UNIX-like operating systems

* Programming experience in C and scripting

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

* An eagerness to learn and solve problems


* Various Snack & Beverage Programs at all locations

* Cafeterias and vending machines with subsidized prices at major offices

* Free parking and accessible public transportation at major offices

* Skills training and professional development opportunities

* Organization wide events and various social committees

* Local discounts and free swag

* Highly collaborative teams and supportive workplace culture

* Recreational leagues, fitness classes, and wellness sessions available in most locations

/See for yourself by checking out our Instagram/ _@_BlackBerryStudentLife

**Job Family Group Name:**

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