Full-Time

Senior Applied Research Scientist II

Perception

Posted on 6/5/2024

Cruise

Cruise

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops electric autonomous vehicles

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Hardware

Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Python
Tensorflow
Data Structures & Algorithms
Pytorch
Computer Vision
Requirements
  • Solid understanding of computer vision fundamentals
  • Experience in multi-task learning, feature extraction, and model architecture
  • Experience with ML frameworks such as Tensorflow, Caffe, and PyTorch
  • Strong programming skills in Python, C++, or other relevant languages
  • PhD in machine learning or computer science (Bonus)
  • 4+ years of industry experience in Machine Learning (Bonus)
  • Experience with ROS, OpenCV, Gazebo, or PCL (Bonus)
  • Track record in deploying perception algorithms into real-world environments (Bonus)
Responsibilities
  • Exploring, prototyping, validating, and iterating new algorithms
  • Driving efforts to optimize, supervise, and refine on-road performance for models
  • Supporting the hardware organization with sensitivity studies and architecture investigations
  • Crafting solutions and not just identifying problems

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

-19%

1 year growth

-17%

2 year growth

12%

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