Software Engineer, Robotics

Software Engineer, Robotics

Job Category
Engineering & Information Technology
Location
Palo Alto, California
Req. ID
41220
Job Type
Full-time
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The Role

As a member of the Autopilot team, you will research, design, implement, optimize and deploy models and algorithms that advance the state of the art in autonomous driving. A strong candidate will ideally possess strong expertise in the following areas, and at least a basic familiarity in others.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop state-of-the-art algorithms in 3D estimation, multi-sensor fusion, visual-inertial odometry, GPS, IMU and radar processing, intrinsic/extrinsic camera calibration, structure from motion, etc.
  • Devise visualization, debugging, ground truth and simulation tools to enable algorithm validation
  • Integrate perceived world model with the planning and controls team to introduce new features and capabilities to Tesla’s vehicles.

 

Requirements

  • Solid understanding of one or more of the following: structure from motion, numerical methods, optimization, signal processing, probabilistic methods
  • Excellent C/C++ coding, strong engineering practices, debugging/profiling skills, familiarity with multi-threaded programming
  • Experience with data science tools including Python scripting, numpy, scipy, matplotlib, jupyter notebooks, bash scripting, Linux environment
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