Director of Government Affairs

Posted on 5/25/2024

Applied Intuition

Applied Intuition

501-1,000 employees

Provides simulation platform for autonomous vehicles

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Food & Agriculture


Washington, DC, USA

  • 4+ years of Capitol Hill, federal government, and/or issue advocacy experience
  • Familiarity with federal legislative landscape and Appropriations/Authorization processes
  • Expertise in defense, national security, autonomy, and emerging technologies
  • Established bipartisan relationships with relevant Congressional offices and committees
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong organizational skills and highly detail-oriented
  • Proven track record of execution
  • Willingness to register as a federal lobbyist
  • Develop, maintain, and build networks of relationships with Members of Congress and Congressional staff on relevant Appropriations and Authorization Committees/Subcommittees
  • Shape federal legislative priorities, political strategy, and policy development; understand business priorities, growth opportunities and potential risks to inform policy objectives
  • Work closely with Applied’s external government affairs consultants and industry partners
  • Draft legislative language, policy briefings and presentations, hearing testimony, and position papers
  • Build coalitions across interest groups for trusted autonomy
  • Monitor and analyze federal legislative proposals
  • Partner with cross-functional leaders to ensure successful completion across any special projects

At Applied Intuition, employees have the opportunity to work at the forefront of the autonomous vehicle industry, a field characterized by rapid growth and technological advancements. The company's comprehensive simulation and validation platform supports safe and efficient development, making it pivotal for industries adopting autonomous technologies. This focus on safety and efficiency, combined with a supportive environment for large-scale testing and deployment, makes it an ideal workplace for professionals passionate about shaping the future of transportation.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



Mountain View, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Health insurance - We offer some of the best health insurance options on the market, including health, dental, and vision insurance.

401(k) Match - We offer an employer-matched plan to help you save money for retirement.

Fitness stipend - Our wellness program supports your health and fitness goals. We pay for your trainers, gym memberships, massages, and more!

Learning stipend - We invest in your learning and growth by reimbursing you for educational and training expenses.