This Statement of Work covers the need for the services of a college student to provide technical and analytical support in the fields of computer science, computer engineering, mechanical engineering and computational science for the Center for Innovative Naval Technologies-Information Warfare (CINT-IW) Heterogeneous Autonomous Maritime Mobile Experimental Robots (HAMMER) project. The purpose of this project is to successfully use Unmanned Surface Vehicles (UxVs) for all domains (air, undersea, surface, and ground) of maritime focused Information Warfare.
The HAMMER program consists of smartly gathering, injecting, or transfer of information in the maritime environment, using multiple domains of low cost unmanned vehicles. HAMMER focuses on using multiple agents, Machine Learning (including Reinforcement Learning), and cooperative payloads / behaviors between multiple vehicles and is heavily focused on the concept Simulation to Reality where there are frequent test events with real vehicles, both in the lab and on Navy test locations.
The contractor shall assist the work sponsor in:
Computer Science and Information Systems support:
Graduate Student: A PhD candidate or a Master's degree student able to perform at a high level. Must be able to accomplish a minimum of 90% of the task without supervision.
This position will require the employee to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance.
Due to the regulations established by the Department of Defense, only US Citizens may qualify.
This is a student position and is limited to working 20 hours per week.
This position will remain open until filled.
San Diego State University Research Foundation is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer