Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Posted on 5/11/2024

Cruise

Cruise

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops electric autonomous vehicles

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

San Francisco, CA, USA

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Docker
Requirements
  • 7+ years of experience designing, building and operating production systems at scale
  • Experience working on distributed systems, cloud based environments and Platform as a Service
  • Strong communication skills
  • Familiarity with containerization technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, Containerd, and related technologies
  • Ability to write understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability
  • Attention to detail and a desire to improve processes & systems
  • Understanding of the business and operational impact for different technology tradeoffs
  • Passionate about self-driving technology
  • BS, MS or PhD in CS, Math, Physics, or equivalent real-world experience
Responsibilities
  • Design and implement fault-tolerant and robust cloud infrastructure capabilities
  • Influencing the team’s technical roadmap
  • Writing clean, high-quality code and tests
  • Collaborating with engineers across the company to support their application deployments
  • Owning technical projects from start to finish and being responsible for on-time deliveries
  • Participating in team’s planning, code reviews, and design discussions
  • Thriving in a fast-paced, collaborative work environment
  • Driving software engineering best practices

Cruise is developing all-electric and emission-free self-driving vehicles, prioritizing safety and accessibility through testing in urban environments and integrated manufacturing at scale. Their technology approach involves advanced autonomous systems and electric vehicle technology.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$13.7B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-20%

1 year growth

-16%

2 year growth

13%

Benefits

Flexible vacation

Paid holidays

Paid parental leave

Fertility & family expansion benefits

401k matching program

Monthly social events

Community volunteering programs

Healthy meals & snacks for onsite employees

Quarterly offsites & working retreats

Monthly wellness stipend

Mental health support

Professional development programs

On-site gym in SF HQ

Commuter benefits for onsite employees

Medical, dental & vision coverage