Senior Staff Hardware Validation Lead

Aurora Innovation

Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Self-driving technology provider for various vehicles

Data & Analytics
Industrial & Manufacturing

$197,000 - $315,000

Annual Bonus, Equity Compensation


Mountain View, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • BS or MS in Electrical or equivalent engineering field
  • Hands on experience with electrical validation
  • Requirements management experience
  • Strong communication, collaboration and project management skills
  • Extensive technical experience in testing, analysis, or design of electrical and/or mechanical systems
  • 5+ years of experience in people management
  • Experience with lab management
  • Proven experience in the product life cycle development process from concept to production
  • Familiar with Python or other scripting languages
  • Familiar with EE design tools, such as schematic capture and layout
  • Work with the team responsible for engineering validation of the kit from component level all the way through integration in a vehicle
  • Be the test architect who works with the team to define the test specifications in a revision controlled tool
  • Own communication with external manufacturing partner (Continental) and OEM partners for VnV
  • Help with prioritization of work for the teams, and work with the TPMs for project management of all VnV activities
  • Be the POC for communications with external partners, including reviewing partner test proposals, developing test strategy for outsourced tests
  • Partner with the signal integrity and EMC team to provide technical guidance
  • People management

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.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Mountain View, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical, Vision, Life Insurance

Paid leave

Vacation, Holidays & Sick Time

LinkedIn Learning

Aurora Academy


Commuter Benefits

Flexible Spending Account

Onsite Food


Working from Home Support

Emotional & Physical Wellness

Employee Assistance Program