Autonomy Incubator Summer Intern


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Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc., (AMA) is proud of our customer relationships, our diverse and dynamic work environment, and our employees' career satisfaction. AMA is a small business specializing in aerospace engineering, business analytics, information technology, and visualization solutions. AMA combines the best of engineering and mathematics capabilities with the latest in information technologies and visualization to build creative solutions. Headquartered in Hampton, VA, AMA has operations in Huntsville, AL; Dallas and Houston, TX; Denver, CO; Santa Clara and Mountain View, CA; New Orleans, LA; and Hancock County, MS. We offer a competitive salary and attractive benefits package, including paid personal leave and holidays, salary deferrals into a 401(k) matching plan with immediate vesting, tuition reimbursement, a short/long term disability plan, medical, dental, vision insurance and annual bonuses. Our website describes our corporate values and how they apply to the professional success and growth of our employees.

We would like to add a Summer Intern in the area of Modeling and Simulation and Software Development to our Team. The work will support TEAMS2 projects at NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA.

Job Description

We are looking for a motivated and talented software student to contribute to the modeling and simulation of an in-flight assembly system supporting our NASA engineering team in the Autonomy Incubator. This role requires experience with various high level programming languages such as C++ and python, and simulation environments such as Gazebosim. The ideal candidate would work well in a team environment and have excellent oral and written communication skills.


  • Software development experience in C++ and Python on a Linux platform.
  • Experience with Gazebosim on Linux platform.
  • Basic understanding of full life cycle development using formal processes.
  • Experience with software version control methodologies such as GIT/SVN etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • OpenSceneGraph and QT or OpenGL development experience is a plus.

AMA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. U.S. Citizenship is required for the advertised position.