We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer for Autonomous Vehicles in the DRIVE cloud map editing and infrastructure UX team. A precise HD map is required for localization and it provides information essential for driving and providing redundancies for increased safety. In this role, you will help craft and guide our unique low-cost map building solution and create tools that allow us to manage, create, edit and validate HD maps for self-driving cars across the world.
We are seeking the best engineers passionate about solving problems for self-driving cars with a background in front-end UX development and HD map editing. Are you passionate about building optimal user experiences targeted towards the right audiences to manage, edit, create and validate maps in the cloud to be delivered to millions of cars? If so, join us!
What You'll Be Doing
Developing a scalable cloud-based editor to create, edit and validate maps for L3 and L4-style maps that can be edited by 100s of labelers.
Dealing with high definition map data including LiDAR and RADAR point clouds with robust and reliable ways to edit them.
Building a website for managing operations with HD maps.
Collaborating with different algorithm teams, operations teams and infrastructure teams within mapping including algorithms, client and validation and work with consuming and processing 3D geometric data and semantic map payloads.
What We Need To See
BS/MS degree in Computer science or related areas.
5 plus years of proven experience building robust software preferably for the cloud.
Solid programming skills in one of python, typescript, NodeJs.
Familiarity with front end UX design.
Background with WebGL.
Familiarity with GIS and how to work with map tiles.
Familiarity with at least one database like mySQL, PostgreSQL or MongoDB.
Strive to learn new things and like solving hard problems.
Good communication and analytical skills.
Ability to work with multiple teams.
Autonomous, responsible engineers who are also great team players.
Ways To Stand Out From The Crowd
3+ years production experience with building high quality and reliable UI frameworks.
Experience with Full stack design and development.
Experience with React.
Background with AWS technologies.
Experience with 3D geometry and graphics.
We believe that realizing self-driving vehicles will be a defining contribution of our generation (e.g. traffic accidents are responsible for ~1.25 million deaths per year world-wide). We have the funding and scale, but we need your help on our team. NVIDIA is widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers with some of the most brilliant and talented people in the world working here. If you're creative and autonomous, we want to hear from you!