Intern – Software Engineering (Core Systems)

From 0 to 1 year(s) of experience
₹ Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

System software development at Planys comprises development of applications for robotic solutions made by Planys for its clients. These robots are complex hardware products with a sophisticated software suite that allows us to control these robots. The software modules allow for provisioning and customization support for various modules e.g. process management, video streaming/processing, mission planner and control, configuration manager, artificial intelligence, support framework for backend web applications, user interfaces, supporting scripts and report generator etc. All the modules work in tandem to give the robotic platform its desired functionality.

Furthermore, development of software for robotic applications is a multi-disciplinary activity which involves close coordination with other departments. A typical day in this role should include the following jobresponsibilities -

Design, modify and maintain various components of our system software framework

Support in research and development initiatives

Conceptualize and implement features using robust software engineering principles

Write software to use/control/tweak embedded hardware platforms e.g. cameras, embedded micro controllers, input devices, wireless devices, analog/digital signal generating devices

Develop module specific system test-suite to ensure quality of deliverable

Conduct extensive testing of the ROV in controlled and real-world situations

Fix the issues observed during field trials and document those for future reference

Communicate and coordinate with various stakeholders while ensuring adoption of latest frameworks and tools within our software ecosystem

Desired Skills:

Hands on experience building complex multi-threaded applications using C/C+ Familiarity using command-line interfaces (CLI) on Linux based distributions

Good knowledge and hands on experience in data structures & algorithms

Strong understanding of operating system fundamentals

Familiarity with at least one scripting language (bash, python, Perl etc.)

Good to have knowledge on video compression using codecs like MPEG, H264/H265 and hands on experience with encoders like Ff Mpeg, G Streamer etc.

Good to have experience in image enhancement tools like Open CV, PIL, scikit-image

Excellent communication skills - both oral and written in English

Bonus points if you are an open-source contributor having an online portfolio

Skill Levels Required:

- Advance level (Needs Minimal Supervision) -C / C++, LINUX, Python, Data Structure, Operating System, Business Etiquette, Communication Skills.

- BeginnerLevel (Needs ContinuousSupervision) -Computer Networking, Version Controlling, Time Management.

Educational Qualifications:

B.Tech/M.Tech/M.Sc in Computer Science/Computer Engineering/ Electrical Engineering or any related fields

Role:Software Development - Other

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Hardware & Networking

Functional AreaEngineering - Software & QA

Role CategorySoftware Development

Employment Type:Full Time, Temporary/Contractual


UG:B.Tech/B.E. in Electronics/Telecommunication, Computers, Electrical

PG:M.Tech in Computers,MS/M.Sc(Science) in Computers

Company Profile

Planys Technologies

Planys Technologies is an IIT Madras incubated start-up company that provides immersed robotic inspection and survey solutions using indigenously manufactured submersible remotely operated underwater vehicles (ROV) and autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV). Founders of the company are recent IIT Madras Alumni and faculty from Mechanical Engineering. Planys Technologies aims to cover the whole breadth of automated inspection solutions starting from customized design and fabrication of robotic platforms to integrated sensing and diagnostics. Planys's technology spans under the domain of marine robotics combining various inspection techniques and post-inspection analysis tools. (Website:

Company Info
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Recruiter Name:Hamshika Chandrashekar

Contact Company:Planys Technologies

Address:Plot No.13-5,1-2,, JAYA NAGAR EXTENSION,, G.K.AVENUE, PUZHUTHIVAKKAM,, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, Chennai, Tamilnadu - 600091,India|91-44-7738088886

Reference Id:IN-CORE