Staff Software Engineer
Posted on 1/30/2024
Latitude AI

201-500 employees

Develops automated driving technologies for safer journeys
Company Overview
Latitude AI, a subsidiary of Ford Motor Company, is a leading force in the development of automated driving technologies, aiming to transform the driving experience into a safer, less stressful, and more enjoyable journey. The company's strength lies in its diverse team of experts in fields such as robotics, machine learning, hardware, and cloud infrastructure, all united by a passion for leveraging technology to effect positive change. With its strategic locations in Pittsburgh, Dearborn, and Palo Alto, Latitude AI is well-positioned to lead the industry in redefining the future of driving.

Company Stage


Total Funding





Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Palo Alto, CA, USA • Dearborn, MI, USA • Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Computer Vision
AI & Machine Learning
Software Engineering
  • Master's degree and 5+ years experience (and/ or PhD plus 2 years experience) calibrating multi-sensor systems in unstructured environments
  • Strong mathematical expertise around the calibration problem, including ability to rapidly come up to speed on the state of the art and to evaluate the robustness and quality of solutions
  • Previous management experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field
  • Strong C++ Coding skills for real time applications
  • Experience with geometric computer vision, image, lidar or radar processing
  • Extremely strong problem solving skills and algorithm design experience, particularly in the calibration domain
  • Design and develop novel calibration solutions that can work in a factory, or in unstructured, uncontrolled environments across a diverse range of sensors - camera, radar, lidar, IMU
  • Design, evangelize, and help implement a set of calibration technology solutions that result in a vehicle platform that remains aware of its calibration state at all times, and remains in calibration as much as possible
  • Work closely with senior leaders at Latitude and Ford to ensure that these solutions are deployed correctly and operate smoothly across the product development lifecycle and post-launch
  • Mentor and coach strong engineers to develop their skills, both as contributors and as calibration experts
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience calibrating devices or robots in a factory or manufacturing line environment
  • Experience with production robots operating in an uncontrolled environment
  • Experience with autonomous vehicles
  • Experience with state of the art robotics sensor calibration algorithms, SLAM, sensor fusion, 3D reconstruction or odometry techniques