Senior Autonomy Validation Engineer
Posted on 3/22/2024
Zipline

1,001-5,000 employees

Automated delivery system for equitable global logistics
Company Overview
Zipline stands out for its commitment to equitable logistics, utilizing advanced robotics and autonomy to operate the world's largest automated delivery system, serving millions globally. The company has demonstrated industry leadership through significant projects such as powering Rwanda's national blood delivery network, Ghana's COVID-19 vaccine distribution, and providing on-demand home delivery for Walmart. With a focus on clean, electric logistics, Zipline not only reduces environmental impact but also enhances accessibility, making it a compelling place to work for those passionate about technology and social impact.
Robotics & Automation
Aerospace

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$833.1M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

29%

2 year growth

81%
Locations
San Bruno, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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CategoriesNew
QA & Testing
Performance Testing
Quality Assurance
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience deploying safety-critical systems in production
  • Familiarity with using simulation and data analysis to evaluate system performance
  • Deep expertise in one or more of the following areas: Simulation, Robotic Perception, Robotic Planning and Decision-Making, Statistics
Responsibilities
  • Develop applications and frameworks for software validation used across the Autonomy stack
  • Establish best practices for Autonomy capability validation
  • Use simulation tools to construct environments and scenarios for evaluating Autonomy performance
  • Partner closely with Autonomy software team to understand how our operating environment impacts our capabilities
  • Partner closely with systems engineering and data teams to understand requirements and ensure we have the right data and metrics to validate system performance
  • Partner closely with test engineering to ensure successful completion of vehicle tests
  • Support documentation development for internal and external stakeholders
  • Support test design and development for software Release Validation