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Cloud Backend Engineer, Self Driving

Software, Advanced Technologies Group
in Boulder, Colorado

About the Role

Are you a software engineer interested in making autonomous driving a reality? Uber ATG in Boulder, Colorado, is looking for developers like you who can help us build out our high-definition mapping infrastructure to support hundreds of cities with data services at Exabyte scale.

This includes automating the transformation of massive amounts of sensor data such as camera, LIDAR, and others into quickly accessible, geospatially indexed data that can be used in the map making process as well as by autonomous vehicles directly.

We are building out internal map data services on cloud services such as AWS/GCP/Azure, and we are looking for engineers who have experience integrating cloud services into domain-specific solutions. Our goal is to make use of existing infrastructure to solve hard technical problems more quickly.

We have a strong team of engineers with a great local culture, and we work closely with teams in Pittsburgh, San Francisco, and Toronto.

What You'll Do

  • Develop innovative solutions for challenging problems with scalable, production quality software.
  • Collaborate with an amazing team of highly skilled group of people all tackling challenges of autonomous vehicles
  • Write maintainable and extensible backend code with high quality tests and documentation.
  • Build innovative solutions involving huge datasets of imagery and sensor data

What You'll Need

  • At least 3 years of software engineering experience with recent experience working with cloud services such as AWS, GCP, Azure
  • Excellent programming and software design skills (we use Python and C++)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • BS in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related discipline

About the Team

At the Advanced Technologies Group (ATG), we are building technologies that will transform the way the world moves. Our teams in Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Toronto, and Boulder are dedicated to mapping, software and hardware development, vehicle safety, and operations for self-driving technology. Our teams are passionate about developing a self-driving system that will one day move people and things around safely, efficiently, and cost effectively.

We are a group of diverse researchers, engineers, and computer scientists working to develop accurate localization and mapping systems for self-driving vehicles. Reliability and scalability are key drivers for us as our software must perform across a large fleet of vehicles in large and diverse operating areas.

At Uber, we believe technology has the power to make transportation more efficient, accessible, and safer than ever before. Self-driving technology has the potential to make these benefits an everyday reality for our customers, but it's not going to happen overnight. Building best-in-class self-driving technology will take time, and safety is our priority every step of the way. Operating inclusively and transparently, while displaying responsible behavior in a structured development are critical to safety. We at ATG seek candidates who will role model these values.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.