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Principal Engineer
Front-End, Early R&D
Updated on 3/30/2023
United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
Software Testing
  • Requires a minimum of 15 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 12 years and a Master's degree; or a PhD with 8 years experience; or equivalent experience
  • Expertise and deep experience with modern web stack (Typescript, React, Node)
  • Expertise and deep experience in visualization, rendering, graphics, 3d worlds, within the context of a highly interactive and real-time application
  • Expertise in deep experience architectural design and implementation of large and complex distributed systems
  • Experience with Git and code management tools
  • Passionate about developing high-quality and optimized software solutions
  • Excellent software hygiene regarding code documentation, unit testing, bug tracking
  • Strong technical collaboration skills and a desire to develop new skills
  • Excited by a fast-moving environment with a highly motivated group
  • You have a demonstrated record of working hard, being a trustworthy teammate, holding yourself and others to high standards, and being kind to others
  • Professional experience with Linux environments
  • Technology Strategy Ideation: Create the required technologies for rapid development of architectures to facilitate technology strategy articulation
  • Iterate Rapidly with Customer Feedback: Demonstrate developed architectures as solutions to the customer and gather feedback; iterate
  • Create Reference Implementations: Create reference implementations for potential future products or product components
  • Move Fast: Assemble a team and design and employ engineering processes that allow the team to move fast, unencumbered by challenges of a larger and evolving organization
  • Execute low TRL R&D Projects: Take-on and execute select low-TRL R&D projects to deliver contract requirements rapidly and with high gross-profit margins
  • Explore Future Technologies: Explore and evaluate future hardware and software technologies that are relevant to Shield AI's product roadmap and potentially high-ROI, but beyond the scope of current Direct and IRAD projects in engineering
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Typescript, React, Node
  • Experience with C++17 and greater
  • Experience in aerospace and/or robotics industries
  • Hands-on experience with a major cloud platform (Azure, GCP, AWS)
  • Experience with team leadership, or as a technical project lead
  • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
  • #LI-OE1
Shield AI

201-500 employees

Self-driving technology without GPS
Company Overview
Shield AI's mission is to advance America's nation's core values by providing the US and allies access to leading technologies and innovations.
  • Medical Insurance Coverage
  • Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Health Care FSA and Dependent Care FSA
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Subsidized Gym Membership
  • Pet Insurance
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Retirement Services
  • Life Insurance
  • Parental Leave
  • Bereavement Support
  • Flexible Work Hours
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Relaxed Dress Code
  • Yearly Swag Items
  • Unlimited Snacks
  • Bottomless Beverages
  • Annual Celebrations
  • Work From Home Benefits
  • Standing Desks and Widescreen Monitors
Company Core Values
  • Earn Trust
  • Candor
  • Pursue Excellence
  • Delight Our Customers
  • Put the Team First
  • Embrace Teammates
  • Demonstrate Grit
  • Dominate