Software Engineering Lead

Mapping and Localization

Updated on 5/16/2024

Applied Intuition

Applied Intuition

501-1,000 employees

Provides simulation platform for autonomous vehicles

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Food & Agriculture


Mountain View, CA, USA

Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • MSc in mapping, localization, or closely related field
  • 2+ years of experience leading a localization, mapping, and/or calibration team
  • 6+ yrs of experience building software components or (sub) systems that address real-world mapping and localization challenges
  • Deep understanding of core localization concepts, world representations and transforms, the intersection of mapping of localization, and error analysis and characterization
  • Knowledge about how to analyze and compare the performance of various hardware solutions for localization
  • C++ and/or Python programming expertise
  • Guide the team in designing and implementing a top-notch mapping and localization system capable of running on a variety of off-road vehicles, providing lifelong mapping and localization in dynamic environments
  • Design and implement foundations and cutting-edge tools for users to lean heavily on mapping and localization data, for drivers inside the vehicle and for operators managing fleets and operations
  • Apply automated techniques to generate maps from raw data, improving internal tools for viewing and editing maps
  • Scale systems to support mapping the world by developing robust localization algorithms that use inertial sensors, magnetometers, GNSS, differential antennas, real-time kinematic, and other various localization sensors and solutions

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.