Staff Software Engineer

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Aurora Innovation

Aurora Innovation

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous driving systems for vehicles

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics


Mountain View, CA, USA

Required Skills
Computer Vision
  • Good development skills in C++
  • Understanding of common software performance issues and design tradeoffs
  • Domain experience in simulation, motion planning, localization, controls, or other areas of robotics
  • BS or higher degree in robotics, computer science, software development, mathematics, or similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of industry experience designing and programming C++ software
  • 5+ years of experience in autonomous vehicles, simulation, robotics, motion planning, localization, controls, computer vision or machine learning
  • Develop software in standard C++17 and Python using modern best practices
  • Contribute to engineering best practices on a large and complex code base
  • Lead, design, and develop critical simulation and offline testing engines and tools
  • Create and extend software for various aspects of the autonomy system
  • Contribute to accelerating efforts in generating simulation scenarios and evaluating autonomy behavior at scale
  • Model real-world errors and test interactions between planning, localization, mapping, and control subsystems in simulation

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


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