Senior Motion Planning Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

501-1,000 employees

Designer & manufacturer of AVs
Company Overview
Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality. The company is commercializing a world-class driverless system that is building the future of the automotive industry.
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Mechanical Engineering
Software Engineering
  • Bachelor's, Masters, or PhD degree preferred in Robotics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field
  • 3+ years of research experience in robotics / motion planning
  • 3+ years of C++ software development
  • Past experience owning and leading technical development on features from problem formulation through implementation and deployment
  • Thirst for knowledge and continuous innovation
  • Develop a variety of algorithms on planning for autonomous driving, including but not limited to search-based methods, sampling-based methods, optimization-based methods, linear-temporal logic, and decision making under uncertainty
  • Integrate and evaluate combinations of motion planning and prediction algorithms
  • Design and build robust and scalable codebase that enables rapid exploration and evaluation of different motion planning approaches and algorithms
  • Interface with perception and prediction components upstream and trajectory optimization and tracking & control components downstream
  • Use your deep software development expertise to teach others better software practices and principles
  • Guide and mentor junior team members to develop a culture of product focused engineering, research, and development