Staff Hardware Validation Engineer
Posted on 2/8/2023
INACTIVE
Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Self-driving technology provider for various vehicles
Company Overview
Aurora stands out as a leading company in the autonomous driving industry, with its Aurora Driver system designed to operate a variety of vehicle types, demonstrating its versatility and broad applicability. The company's commitment to safety and efficiency is evident in its use of advanced sensor fusion and proprietary computing, enabling the system to understand and navigate complex environments. Furthermore, Aurora's partnerships with industry leaders across the transportation ecosystem, such as Toyota, FedEx, and Uber, underscore its industry leadership and potential for large-scale impact.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$5.4B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-26%

1 year growth

-9%

2 year growth

10%
Locations
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Requirements
  • BS or MS in Electrical or equivalent engineering field
  • Extensive experience in testing, analysis, or design of electrical systems
  • Experience in communication protocols, such as I2C, SPI, UART, and MDIO
  • Experience in measuring and qualifying high speed buses, such as PCIe, DDR, SATA, USB, and Networking
  • Experience in using lab equipment, such as oscilloscopes, E-loads, VNA, TDR, and spectrum analyzer
  • Strong knowledge of Electrical Engineering fundamentals
Responsibilities
  • Develop and implement test methodology for verifying and validating hardware operation of complex systems
  • Work directly with Aurora's HW and SW Embedded design engineering teams to create validation test plans, procedures, and reports
  • Plan, evaluate, and purchase required test equipment for validation work in the lab
  • Perform component, board, and system electrical and functional characterization measurements
  • Deploy automated scripts/software to test systems, analyze data, and create test reports
  • Investigate failure root cause and help drive product improvements
  • Support hardware design team with bringup, experiments/evaluations, and measurements
  • Support and train junior team members with troubleshooting, measurements, and testing
Desired Qualifications
  • Proven experience in the product life cycle development process from concept to production
  • Familiar with Python or other scripting languages
  • Project management of complex systems
  • Familiar with EE design tools, such as schematic capture and layout