Technical Lead – Sr. Embedded Software Engineer

SDK Group

Updated on 6/18/2024

Torc Robotics

Torc Robotics

501-1,000 employees

Develops level 4 autonomous driving technology

Robotics & Automation
Industrial & Manufacturing
AI & Machine Learning

Compensation Overview

$160.8k - $193kAnnually

+ Bonuses + Stock Options

Senior, Expert

Blacksburg, VA, USA + 1 more

Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or engineering equivalent and 8+ years of experience OR a Master’s Degree and 5+ years of experience.
  • 5+ year’s experience with development of Embedded Systems.
  • Strong foundation in software programming and best practices with C++ in a Linux environment.
  • Experience with automotive safety and standards (e.g. ISO26262)
  • Ability to lead and drive technical direction across multiple teams within a group.
  • Ability to travel periodically including to Montreal, Canada and Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Experience with ROS2 desired.
  • Experience with the NVIDIA Orin desired.
  • Experience with PCIe (NVIDIA) desired.
  • Experience with NVIDIA DriveOS desired.
  • Experience with CUDA desired.
  • Execute full software development lifecycle activities using primarily C++ skills in Linux development environment using Lean-Agile methodologies.
  • Assist in root cause analysis of issues found in testing and process automation steps.
  • Support team in identifying daily assignments and reporting progress at daily stand ups.
  • Support software and system level test plans and verification strategies to support ongoing feature development and bug fixes.
  • Design and implement systems responsible for data acquisition and analysis from remote vehicles in the field.
  • Ensure software updates do not regress the software performance by utilizing simulation software and scenarios.
  • Passion for autonomy technology product area.
  • Communicate well in a team environment being able to clearly articulate progress, design expectations and support needed to help the team accomplish goals.

Torc Robotics is a distinguished place to work due to its dedicated focus on developing Level 4 autonomous driving technology, specifically targeted at transforming the trucking and freight industry. This company excels in its commitment to safety, integrating industry-leading sensors and employing robust iterative testing to enhance their self-driving solutions continuously. The emphasis on a rigorous testing regime underscores their dedication to reliability and safety in automation, marking their culture as one deeply committed to innovation and industry leadership in autonomous transportation.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Blacksburg, Virginia



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



A competitive compensation package that includes a bonus component and stock options

100% paid medical, dental, and vision premiums for full-time employees

401K plan with a 6% employer match

Flexibility in schedule and generous paid vacation (available immediately after start date)

Company-wide holiday office closures

AD+D and Life Insurance