Principal Engineer

Robotic Research (RR.AI)
Robotic Research

Will Becker is a principal engineer for Robotic Research. In this role he has been the hardware lead for the autonomy applique kit for the Autonomous Ground Resupply (AGR) and Expedient Leader-Follower (ExLF) programs, the largest DOD ground autonomy programs to date, totaling a fleet of over 80 autonomous tactical wheeled vehicles.  He has also led hardware development and controls software efforts for autonomous transit bus and commercial trucking projects, as well as worked on Robotic Research’s transformable Pegasus UGV/UAV. Prior to Robotic Research, he worked at General Dynamics Robotic Systems as a mechanical and systems engineer, and deployed to Afghanistan as a lead field support representative for a counter-IED robotic system.  He graduated with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland in 2004, and holds a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.