Who we are:

Argo AI is a global self-driving products and services company on a mission to make the world’s streets and roadways safe, accessible, and useful for all. Our technology is built to enable commercial services for autonomous delivery and ridesharing in cities. 

With experienced leaders in the field and collaborative partnerships with some of the world’s top consumer brands, we’re working block by block, city by city to empower people and businesses to be more successful. We’re individuals driven by strong values to solve complex problems together. Come join us to reimagine the human journey.

Meet the team:

The Onboard Platforms team deals with the primary processors and the internal network on Argo’s autonomous vehicle platform.  Our work is wide ranged - we cover bootloaders, Linux kernels/OS, network design and implementation, interfacing with the OEM vehicle platform, and security for multiple systems within Argo.  As a software engineer on the Onboard Platforms team, you will be responsible for customizing the base software layers in the Argo Self-Driving System - writing drivers & connecting to custom hardware, managing networking stacks, and architecting the product-intent OS configuration - all to help scale the Argo solution. 

What you’ll do: 

  • Work directly with hardware engineers, software engineers and our operations team to build a world class autonomous vehicle
  • Develop plans, procedures, and other documentation required for integrating software modules into our self-driving ecosystem
  • Support autonomy software development by development of drivers for Argo and third-party hardware
  • Create the software deployment infrastructure for onboard Linux OS-based platforms
  • Build out the monitoring software needed for safe operation of  the self-driving system

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field
  • At least 4 years experience developing or testing embedded systems in robotics, transportation, aerospace, datacom/telecom, or similar industries
  • Strong software engineering skills with a background in C or C++
  • Experience with a range of compute architectures (SoC, MCU, CPU, GPU, FPGA)
  • Solid knowledge and applied skills with operating systems, including OS internals and associated tools and libraries for developing, debugging, and testing complex software systems

Nice to haves:

  • Strong Python or shell scripting skills
  • Modern C++ (14 or later) experience
  • Working knowledge of RTOS or real-time Linux kernels
  • Experience with developing customized Linux distributions using Yocto, buildroot, or similar frameworks
  • Experience with safety-critical software

What we offer you:

  • High-quality individual and family medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan with immediate vesting
  • Employer-paid group term life insurance and the option to elect voluntary life insurance 
  • Paid parental leave
  • Adoption & Surrogacy Assistance Program
  • Paid medical leave
  • 30 day ​​paid sabbatical upon 5 years of employment
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Complimentary daily lunches, beverages, and snacks
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Monthly wellness stipend 
  • Professional development reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Discounted programs that include legal services, identity theft protection, pet insurance, and more
  • Company and team bonding outlets: employee resource groups, quarterly team activity stipend, and wellness initiative

Our Background:

Argo AI was founded in 2016 by industry experts with extensive experience building robotic systems for commercial applications. Our once-small team has since grown into an over 1,700-person strong company with strategic partnerships with some of the world’s leading consumer brands. With global headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate in eight cities across the U.S. and Germany in areas where self-driving technology can have the biggest impact on improving safety, traffic, and transportation equity.

At Argo AI, we believe that embracing differences delivers superior results. We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to an inclusive environment for all employees.

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