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Engineering Manager - AVMaps Core, Self-Driving

Software, Advanced Technologies Group
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

About the Role

Uber ATG is looking for an Engineering Manager with expertise in Computational Geometry, Robotics, and Software Systems engineering to join AVMaps Core team. As an engineering manager to the AVMaps Core team you will build and deliver the next generation of core platform that will build the AVMaps used across our fleet of self driving vehicles. The systems you are responsible for are fundamental for Uber's ability to scale up the self driving initiative and begin operating at scale.

What You'll Do

  • Provide Technical Leadership in the areas of Computational Geometry, Robotics, and Enterprise Software Systems for an Engineering Team in Pittsburgh.
  • Providing technical direction and hands on solving of technical problems in the area of mapping algorithms, perception sensor data processing, geospatial database design, and distributed systems
  • Collaborate effectively and build relationships with ATG partners in Boulder, Toronto, and San Francisco
  • Partner with technical leads across ATG and AVMaps to help identify opportunities, gather requirements, and lead a technology roadmap and vision for the team
  • Define a vision and roadmap for a team working across multiple stakeholders

What You'll Need

  • 7+ years of experience with a track record of shipping high-impact engineering solutions
  • Prior experience managing a team of roboticists, computer scientists and software engineers
  • People management experience nurturing careers, managing under- and over-performers, influencing cross-functional teams, recruiting and building teams
  • Ability to work with Engineering leads across the ATG on architectures and database and system designs.
  • Excellent programming and software engineering skills in C++/Python
  • Experience in computational geometry, robotics, mapping technologies, or related technical fields
  • Prior technical leadership and management experience
  • Experience in algorithm design, mapping technologies, or related technical fields

About the Team

Uber's ATG AVMaps team needs your skills building the advanced maps technology supporting our self-driving vehicles.

Currently, we are evolving our core mapping technology to drive improvements that will make our mapping technology and final product scalable as we increase diversity in our vehicle platforms and expand our geographic coverage.

At the Advanced Technologies Group (ATG), we are building technologies that will transform the way the world moves. Our teams in Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Boulder, and Toronto 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 more safely, efficiently, and cost effectively.

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.

We're changing the way people think about transportation. Not that long ago we were just an app to request premium black cars in a few metropolitan areas. Now we're a part of the logistical fabric of more than 600 cities around the world. Whether it's a ride, a sandwich, or a package, we use technology to give people what they want, when they want it.

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.