Software Engineer - Mapping in San Francisco, CA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Cruise Automation   •  

San Francisco, CA 94102

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


Less than 5 years

Posted 63 days ago

This job is no longer available.

About the role:

Mapping provides navigational knowledge and intelligence of the world to AV so as to allow it to reason and maneuver safely while driving autonomously. We build complex web tools to enable human mappers to complete 3D and 2D mapping with the aid of machine learning suggestions. These tools are for displaying data about maps, differences in maps and presenting various versions layers and transformations of our maps to other organizations at Cruise. We are responsible for tooling and dashboards to shepherd maps along our mapping pipeline from raw lidar point cloud ingestion to deploying finished maps to cars.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Design and implement backend systems to manage our growing fleet of autonomous vehicles
  • Work closely with vehicle engineering to enable real-time vehicle communication and feedback
  • Develop APIs for client services and vehicle communication
  • Work toward individual and team goals and consider tradeoffs

You should apply for this role if you have the following qualifications:

  • Experience building scalable backend APIs
  • Experience with SOA or microservice-based architectures
  • Experience working with relational databases
  • BS, MS or PhD in CS, Math, Physics, or equivalent real-world experience
  • Passionate about self-driving technology and its potential impact on the world
  • Attention to detail and a passion for correctness
  • Proficient with tools, systems and processes required to accomplish the job
  • 1-3 years of industry experience

Bonus points!

  • Experience writing in Node.js, Python, C++, or similar
  • Experience working with Docker development and deployment workflows
  • Experience installing, configuring, and managing AWS or on-premises server infrastructure

Perks of being a Cruiser

While doing meaningful work is rewarding in itself, we also offer the following programs and benefits to support the extraordinary humans who serve as the backbone in making our self-driving cars go:

  • Competitive salary and benefits including 401(k) Cruise matching program to help you meet your long-term financial goals
  • Medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
  • Flexible vacation and company paid holidays
  • Healthy lunch, snacks, dinner
  • Paid parental leave & family expansion stipend
  • Monthly gym stipend
  • Quarterly offsites & working retreats
  • On-site massages
  • State-of-the-art equipment for your work station

Valid Through: 2019-9-13