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Principal Machine Learning Engineer

Posted on 6/27/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous ride-hail and delivery vehicles

AI & Machine Learning
Robotics & Automation

Compensation Overview

$199k - $266.5kAnnually

+ Bonus + Company Equity


Remote in USA

AI & Machine Learning
Applied Machine Learning
AI Research
Robotics & Autonomous Systems
Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Masters or PhD in Machine Learning, Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or a related field; or equivalent industry experience
  • In-depth understanding of common Machine Learning and Deep Learning algorithms
  • Experience designing, training, and analyzing neural networks for various applications
  • Effectiveness at leading and executing large, complex technical initiatives
  • Strong track record of problem-solving and driving successful outcomes
  • Advanced knowledge of software engineering principles
  • Fluency in Python and experience with PyTorch or other deep learning frameworks
  • Experience working with large datasets and deriving insights from data
  • Experience mentoring and leading others
  • Drive R&D initiatives for autonomous vehicles
  • Define and influence team direction
  • Advise leaders on technology problems and solutions
  • Connect technology solutions to drive business impact
  • Prototype, evaluate, implement, and iterate on solutions
  • Pioneer research into state-of-the-art solutions for autonomous vehicles
  • Productionize and deploy solutions onto autonomous vehicle fleets
  • Mentor and grow junior and experienced engineers and researchers
  • Help create a culture of inclusion, innovation, and excellence

Motional offers a stimulating work environment at the forefront of autonomous driving technology, deploying advanced AI and machine learning to create safer and more efficient vehicle systems. As a leader in driverless vehicle development for both ride-hail and delivery services, working here means contributing to pioneering transportation solutions and improving road safety. The company's focus on transformative technologies makes it an exciting place for professionals seeking to push the boundaries of what's possible in mobility and automation.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Boston, Massachusetts



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



401K: 401K with up to 7.5% match

time Off: Unlimited sick and vacation days

Transportation: Commuter and fitness benefits

Healthcare: 3 plan options to support diverse needs

IVF: Fertility assistance