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Software Engineer - ATG Motion Planning

Software, Advanced Technologies Group
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

About the Role

As a Software Engineer at Uber ATG, you'll be working on code that's closest to the business. This is a rare opportunity to build products used by internal and autonomy teams to operate the safest, most reliable, and efficient autonomous fleet. Our engineers work on critical measurement methodologies and tooling to help teams assess their software for safety and comfort.

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
  • Dive deep into autonomy behavior and analyze performance in order to build smart metrics to auto-grade SDV performance

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related discipline
  • Strong general Linux experience
  • Strong coding skills in C++, Python and Go
  • Familiarity with open source software development tools and frameworks
  • Ability to rapid prototype solutions and quickly gather feedback

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's or PhD level training in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related discipline
  • Minimum 3 years industry experience
  • Experience with building web-scale distributed systems, common open source components supporting such systems
  • Knowledge of computer vision and machine learning fundamentals
  • Prior experience in software engineering within the autonomous vehicle field
  • Excellent communication skills especially with diverse groups of team including technicians, software and hardware engineers, as well as managers and executives
  • Experience with databases
  • Experience with AWS computing architectures

About Uber

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.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

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