We're the driverless car company.

We believe in improving people’s lives by making transportation safer, more accessible, and more convenient. We’re building the world’s most advanced software to fuel the driverless cars that safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about.

We seek and embrace diversity in all of its forms. We continuously push ourselves to think differently and take ownership wherever it's needed. This is a place for dreamers and doers to succeed. If you share our passion for achieving what some say is impossible, join us.

About the role:

We are looking for Server Engineers to join our Simulation team! They will work with other team members to implement modular real-time networked components to run our simulations. They will also be improving the interface between our custom simulator system and our autonomous vehicle. Help us develop a custom virtual world used by multiple teams on a daily basis, with realistic behavior for cars, pedestrians, and motorcyclists.

Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Improve the network protocols connecting the self driving car to our 3D world simulator
  • Develop server side components that will manage and orchestrate the simulations
  • Develop interfaces between network layer and core simulator system components
  • Advise and collaborate with other engineers to enhance client-server reliability
  • Implement network health monitoring systems for the deployed server and client

You may be a good fit if you have:

  • 3+ years of experience developing and shipping products in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Proficient in writing modern C++ and/or Python
  • Experience with client-server architectures
  • Proficiency with network protocols such as UDP and TCP/IP
  • Experience working with mainstream cloud services such as AWS or GCP
  • Adept with packet analysis and network monitoring tools
  • Strong collaborative, communication skills
  • Comfortable working in a Linux/Unix environment

Bonus Points:

  • Experience working on AAA games or creating custom network libraries
  • Experience using network serialization formats such as Protobuf, Flatbuffer
  • Experience working with Unreal Engine
  • Experience writing design documents
  • Experience scripting in Python
  • Wireshark experience


While doing meaningful work is the best perk of all, we also offer the following programs and benefits to support the extraordinary humans who serve as the backbone in making our robot cars go:

  • The opportunity to solve difficult problems that have immediate and valuable real-world applications
  • Competitive salary and benefits including 401k Cruise matching program to help you meet your long-term financial goals
  • Medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
  • Paid parental leave so you can spend time with the newest addition(s) to your family’s fleet
  • Health and Wellness reimbursement
  • Company-sponsored tech talks, happy hours, off-sites, and volunteer programs
  • Flexible vacation and 10 paid company holidays
  • State of the art equipment for your work station
  • Healthy lunch, dinner, and snacks

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GM Cruise LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, GM Cruise LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Pursuant to applicable laws, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. And if you believe that you will need any type of accommodation, please let us know.


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