Engineering Manager

Shield AI

Shield AI

501-1,000 employees

Develops autonomous AI pilots for military aircrafts

AI & Machine Learning


Washington, DC, USA + 2 more

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • 7+ years of demonstrable experience in state-estimation methodologies such as Factor graphs, Kalman Filters, Visual Odometry, and Inertial Navigation
  • 3+ years of team leadership experience
  • Experience with C++ in a production environment
  • Comfortable using git and bash in daily workflow
  • Demonstrated record of leading teams to deliver compelling capabilities that delight the customer
  • Demonstrated record of working hard, strong communication skills, being a trustworthy teammate, and being kind to others
  • Experience in a collaborative development environment, focused on continuous integration/delivery & test-driven development
  • Strong desire to learn and grow on the job
  • Build and grow a world-class state estimation team capable of tackling hard problems
  • Drive or contribute to research, design, and implementation of state-of-the-art state estimation algorithms, taking ideas from conception to field deployment
  • Work with Product Managers and Technical Directors to understand business and system needs and lead execution to deliver delightful and robust capabilities
  • Drive technical roadmap for the team and articulate to the broader organization
  • Ensure operational efficiency and effectiveness of the state estimation team
  • Drive team spirit, morale and ensure team-members grasp the connection to the big picture
  • Work with other leads in Hivemind Edge and the broader org to ensure effective collaboration and requirements generation
  • Work with Hivemind Edge architects to ensure that the state-estimation architecture aligns with the broader architecture
  • Generate clear delivery plans and own articulation of resourcing gaps and hiring toward the gap

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



San Diego, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical Insurance Coverage

Long Term Disability Insurance

Health Care FSA and Dependent Care FSA

Employee Assistance Program

Subsidized Gym Membership

Pet Insurance

Competitive Compensation

Retirement Services

Life Insurance

Parental Leave

Bereavement Support

Flexible Work Hours


Paid Holidays

Commuter Benefits

Relaxed Dress Code

Yearly Swag Items

Unlimited Snacks

Bottomless Beverages

Annual Celebrations

Work From Home Benefits

Standing Desks and Widescreen Monitors