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Job Description

The General Motors Ireland IT Organization is seeking to identify highly motivated and qualified individuals for potential future opportunities as Vehicle Data Engineers at the Junior and Senior level. In anticipation of these opportunities becoming available, if you are interested in learning more about GM, completing this profile will allow us to stay connected.

In recent years, GM Information Technology has successfully executed the largest IT transformation in the history of the automotive industry, fully insourcing what once was a nearly completely outsourced IT function.  Today GM IT is a dynamic and fast paced organization that designs, develops and maintains all IT infrastructure, applications and solutions enabling GM’s global operations.  From designing and building the next generation of electric and other vehicles to developing a world-class GM experience for our dealers and customers, GM IT is driving real change in the most iconic automaker on the planet.  Our team delivers unique enterprise-wide IT solutions in cutting-edge technologies such as mobility, telematics, mission-critical business systems, supercomputing, cloud, vehicle engineering and real-time computing.  We offer challenging positions for passionate professionals looking to advance their careers and be a part of an IT organization focused on innovation, speed and business value.

The Data Engine Team is developing and operating an efficient Data Engineering Platform for automated driving development. From large scale Vehicle Sensor Data Ingestion we produce the insights and datasets required to deliver the next generation of mobility at General Motors.

We’re looking to hire Vehicle Data Engineers at the Junior and Senior level to join a high performing team of existing software developers to help us organise and optimise our Vehicle Sensor Data into meaningful datasets for ML engineering consumption.

You will:

  • Organize vehicle data recordings, both real-world and simulated, into structured datasets for machine learning on a massive scale.

  • Directly work on Vehicle Sensor Data, combining 360 degree sensor outputs, including LiDAR, Camera and IMU.

  • Work with a wide range of systems, processes and technologies to own and solve problems end-to-end.

  • Bring a proactive and positive approach to problem solving in a team setting.

Senior/Lead Engineers will also:

  • Technically lead a team of software developers with collaboration and communication at the core of how we work.

  • Scrutinize data features to improve our validation techniques, anomaly detection, and Functional Performance Analysis patterns.

  • Continuously improve software and data development processes, tools and standards in an agile setting.

Additional Job Description

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • Python or C++

  • Database Knowledge

  • Tableau / PowerBI

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Senior/Lead Engineers will also have:

  • 5+ years of software development, data engineering or technical architectural experience.

  • Experience leading a team of developers and can demonstrate broad technical ownership.

  • Strong ‘end user facing’ analytical and problem-solving experience.

  • Experience with optimization of data read/transfer time.


  • Python, {numpy, pandas, matplotlib, sqlAlchemy, opencv}

  • ElasticSearch (ELK7)

  • RDBMS, Postgres (or other)

  • Docker

Advantageous Skills:

  • 3D Geometry and SLAM

  • Point Cloud Processing

  • Data Annotations

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. 

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

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