Caterpillar, Inc. Senior Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Senior Engineer


TheCaterpillar Excavation Division Advanced Algorithm Engineer uses cutting edgetechniques in machine and deep learning algorithms to develop control systemssupporting advanced excavator systems.The successful candidate will be able to initiaterapid development and design of novel concepts to support Caterpillarinitiatives, following Caterpillar development standards and technical designrequirements.

Job Duties:

  • Developmachine learning algorithms for sensing, planning, and control systemsto support New Product Introduction of advanced system componentsfor use in new Excavator and Forestry platforms, following applicable safetystandards, while also collaborating with Excavation Division Process Partners.

  • Developsoftware infrastructure to support the deployed advanced algorithms, including networkcommunications design, data marshalling, and middle-ware development.

  • Design,deploy, and maintain large production software infrastructures.

  • Identifynew areas (both online and offline) where algorithms can leverage data toenhance performance

  • Utilize version controlsoftware to document development efforts and collaborate with a world-widemultidisciplinary team.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor'sDegree in accredited Electrical Engineering program

  • Master’sDegree in accredited Data Science program

  • 3 years' experience with algorithm development on heavy duty constructionequipment

  • Stronganalytical skills

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Experiencewith Python, Simulink, SQL, C , Linux

  • 5 years' experience with algorithm development on heavy duty constructionequipment

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals forthis position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visastatus; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunitiesoutside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website

Job Engineering

Primary Location United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh

Unposting Date: May 31, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.

Req ID: 180004ZN