We’re Cruise, the self-driving ride-hailing service.

We are building the world’s most advanced, all-electric, self-driving cars to safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about. We believe self-driving cars will help save lives, reimagine cities, redefine time in transit, and restore freedom of movement for many.

At Cruise, our engineers have opportunities to grow and develop while learning from leaders at the cutting-edge of their fields. With a culture of internal mobility, there's opportunity to thrive in a variety of disciplines. This is a place for dreamers and doers to succeed.

If you are looking to solve one of today’s most complex engineering challenges, see the results of your work in hundreds of self-driving cars, and make a positive impact in the world starting in our cities, join us. 

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate full ownership of assigned systems
  • Own hardware system specification, design, bringup, testing, and PPAP
  • Derive detailed requirements and specifications from high level objectives
  • Develop efficient system architectures based on key metrics
  • Make decisions backed by sound engineering trade studies
  • Manage timelines and determining project deadlines in order to meet program timing
  • Establish milestones and performance gates
  • Partner with GM release teams and ensure smooth vehicle integration
  • Serve as a peer role model for junior design engineers and/or interns
  • Embody core engineering and design principles along with values of Cruise

Sample projects:

Lead board and module development for our AV hardware for systems such as:

  • Automotive networking
  • High performance computing
  • Sensor interface  
  • Thermal and mechanical

You should apply for this role if you have the following qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with hardware engineering with proficiency in: lifecycle management, hardware development, vendor management
  • 3+ years of experience with hardware design with proficiency in: electrical and electro-mechanical systems
  • Solid understanding of electro-mechanical systems, automotive and robotics/automation sensors  
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Proficiency in CAD, CAE

Bonus points!

  • Experience in the automotive industry
  • Proficiency with statistical analysis on large datasets
  • Experience with ROS/Python/C/C++
  • Experience with compute/sensing hardware and testing

Perks of being a Cruiser

While doing meaningful work is rewarding in itself, we also offer the following programs and benefits to support the extraordinary humans who serve as the backbone in making our self-driving cars go:

  • Competitive salary and benefits including 401(k) Cruise matching program to help you meet your long-term financial goals
  • Medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
  • Flexible vacation and company paid holidays
  • Healthy lunch, snacks, dinner
  • Paid parental leave & family expansion stipend
  • Monthly gym stipend
  • Quarterly offsites & working retreats
  • On-site massages
  • State-of-the-art equipment for your work station

Learn more about Life at Cruise through the lens of a Cruiser on our LinkedIn Page.

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