Principal Software Engineer-Visual SLAM
Posted on 2/24/2024
Motional

1,001-5,000 employees

Designer & manufacturer of AVs
Company Overview
Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality. The company is commercializing a world-class driverless system that is building the future of the automotive industry.
AI & Machine Learning
Robotics & Automation

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$165.5M

Founded

2020

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

29%
Locations
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Robotics or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience shipping production software in mapping and localization
  • Strong C++ software engineering and algorithm skills in a Unix environment
  • Deep understanding of SLAM, particularly state-of-the-art visual and visual-inertial SLAM
  • Strong fundamentals in nonlinear optimization and numerical linear algebra
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to learn
  • Experience technically leading teams to deliver impact under ambiguity and tight deadlines
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate across multiple teams, researchers and engineers
Responsibilities
  • Solve complex challenges associated with large-scale mapping and localization by applying state-of-the-art methods and techniques
  • Develop and deploy scalable and efficient onboard and offboard software
  • Provide technical leadership and mentor strong engineers within the LMC organization
  • Collaborate with experts across autonomy, including perception, motion planning and controls
  • Partner with leadership to influence the technical strategy for future mapping and localization solutions
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience applying machine learning techniques to SLAM problems