Senior Algorithms Engineer at Anduril Industries | Powderkeg

Location: Lexington, MA

Employment Type: Full-time

Team: Imaging - Software

Anduril is a defense technology company, bringing Silicon Valley talent and funding to the defense sector. Our technology helps our customers solve their toughest challenges by enabling them to make better, more informed decisions in life-and-death situations. We’ve assembled a diverse team of experts in artificial intelligence, computer vision, sensor fusion, optics, and data analysis that are creating software and hardware solutions to radically evolve the capabilities of the United States and our allies. We are extraordinary problem solvers, teammates, get-stuff-done-ers, and people who care deeply about our work. If you are passionate about solving problems that have real impact, come join Anduril and build the future of defense.


Anduril Imaging team develops state-of-the-art imaging systems, deployed to tackle the most significant security challenges of America and its allies. Our hemispherical infra-red system, WISP, is deployed for detection and tracking of objects in the air, on land and on the sea. We are looking for a Senior Algorithms Engineer to develop algorithms which will push the out boundary of performance of WISP and our other imaging systems in all environments. You will be responsible for maintaining a deep understanding our unique sensors, and designing, testing and deploying image processing algorithms which help utilize these sensors to their greatest ability.


  • Work on challenging problems in a fast-paced environment across mission areas
  • Develop cutting-edge image processing techniques for signal improvement, detection, and tracking on high bit-depth, large format sensors
  • Work with mission operations, hardware, software teams to understand and evaluate current system performance
  • Establish engineering completion criteria and evaluation metrics for system performance, building tools for unit and integration tests


  • B.S., M.S. Or PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related discipline
  • Focus on image processing, computer vision, or machine learning
  • Strong analytical & critical thinking and problem-solving skills and an ability to communicate ideas clearly
  • Team-player, self-motivated, driven, organized
  • Strong background in software development
  • Experience troubleshooting and analyzing remotely deployed software systems
  • Experience with software revision control
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret level DoD security clearance

Anduril is an equal-opportunity employer, and we encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. If you are someone passionate to work on problems that matter, we’d love to hear from you!


Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Algorithms Engineer
  • Company
    Anduril Industries
  • Location
    Irvine, CA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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