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Director – Vehicle System Software
Posted on 7/26/2022
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • BS in related field
  • 10+ years of experience in a leadership capacity, managing multiple engineering teams
  • Proven track record of growing, motivating and managing high performing teams
  • Excellent people management, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in collaboration with hardware, systems, and operations teams
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Lead and manage teams of software engineers working on building Aurora's on vehicle platform software
  • Partner closely and work effectively across multiple functions within Aurora to ensure new vehicle platforms, software platforms, software releases, and fleets are integrated, reliable, efficient, and monitored
  • Develop processes to uplevel the productivity of the team and quality of deliverables as well as drive operational excellence across the team
  • Create roadmaps and strategies to meet safety and security requirements to meet autonomous vehicle requirements
  • Execute on Aurora's plan to scale capabilities; define and evolve the team and processes as Aurora scales its vehicle operations
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in safety critical software development
  • Experience in creation of new process to meet evolving industry standards
  • Experience in control systems
  • General understanding of software development process
  • Project management experience
Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Leading company in self-driving vehicles
Company Overview
Aurora is on a mission to build self-driving technology that will revolutionize the future of transportation. Its flagship product, the Aurora Driver, is a platform that brings together software, hardware, and data services, to autonomously operate passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles, and heavy-duty trucks
  • Medical, Vision, Life Insurance
  • Paid leave
  • Vacation, Holidays & Sick Time
  • LinkedIn Learning
  • Aurora Academy
  • 401(k)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Onsite Food
  • PerkSpot
  • Working from Home Support
  • Emotional & Physical Wellness
  • Employee Assistance Program
Company Values
  • Operate with integrity - We do the right thing, even if it delays our work or makes less money
  • Focus - We’re solving one of the most challenging problems of our generation, and we’ll get there by fostering a culture of depth, focus, and rigorous engineering
  • No jerks - We solve hard technical problems through discussion and collaboration. We don’t waste time battling over personalities and egos
  • Be reasonable - We expect each other to use good judgment and always have the best interest of the company and our partners in mind
  • Set outrageous goals - We set ambitious goals that demand commitment and push us to do our best work
  • Win together - We are building a technology and a company that will serve people and communities around the world. Our team’s diverse perspective and experience make us stronger and better reflect the world we live in