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Full-Time

Software Engineer

Perception: Capabilities

Updated on 7/13/2024

Aurora Innovation

Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous driving systems for vehicles

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Compensation Overview

$168k - $252kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity Compensation + Healthcare Support

Mid, Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Embedded Engineering
Mobile Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Python
Tensorflow
Data Structures & Algorithms
Computer Vision
Requirements
  • Excellent software engineering skills in Python and/or C++
  • Extensive exp in any deep learning framework, such as PyTorch, JAX, TensorFlow
  • Extensive exp in Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, or other relevant areas of Artificial Intelligence (e.g., as evidenced by industry experience, publication record)
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with other members of the Perception autonomy team to improve/ideate and implement perception algorithms
  • Serve as a technical expert for the team on at least one area related to machine learning
  • Research and develop state-of-the art deep learning/machine learning models
  • Design, prototype and evaluate machine learning algorithms and DNN architectures
  • Drive performance improvements & own validation for a perception capability
  • Integrate, test, and deploy production-ready solutions

Aurora is developing the Aurora Driver, an intelligent autonomous driving system designed for multiple vehicle types, including freight-hauling trucks and ride-hailing passenger vehicles. The technology incorporates a fusion of sensor types, high definition mapping data, and continuous training on public roads and in virtual tests to ensure safe and efficient autonomous transport.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$5.4B

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

-15%

2 year growth

16%

Benefits

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