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

We are building the world’s most advanced self-driving vehicles to safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about. We believe self-driving vehicles  will help save lives, reshape cities, give back 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. 

We are looking for a senior fullstack software engineer that leans slightly heavier on the frontend, with a passion for usability and security to design and implement frontend technologies in our suite of security tools. You will work collaboratively with other software engineers, security engineers, and executive leadership to drive feature and requirement discussions from vision through implementation. You will play a key role in designing, building and implementing technological solutions that enables Cruise engineers to contribute to Cruise's overall security posture and solve complex security problems.

Some of the problems we’re solving:

  • How can we securely authenticate users with a rich login experience that is tailored for each individual service at Cruise, fully customizable and which doesn't impede user productivity?
  • How can we fully automate user-lifecycle but give decision makers the right amount of freedom to customize their own workflows of how and when a user is on-boarded or off-boarded?
  • Can we use our user behavior analytics to better inform managers in a self-service means what access their current employees use and why, and what new employees need on day one?
  • Can we make it frictionless for developers to integrate authentication into progressive microservice architectures by providing intuitive user friendly libraries?
  • … anything else that makes security easy to consume and has an impact within the organization

What you'll be doing:

  • Developing front-end components in applications with a team of experienced engineers
  • Working with teams throughout the company to understand their security needs and propose solutions to meet them
  • Deploying to a cloud-first environment

What you must have:

  • Experience in languages such as Go, Python, Node, etc.
  • Ability to prototype in React
  • Experience building scalable applications for a cloud first environment (AWS, GCP, etc.)
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions
  • Familiarity with frontend tooling (webpack, testing libs, typescript, etc)
  • Knowledge in performance/accessability/design patterns/other best practices

Bonus points! 

  • Strong time management skills and the ability to be self-directed when needed
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present a strong rationale for design decisions
  • Some experience in Go, Python
  • Willingness to learn web standards and interest in security

Why Cruise?

  • Our benefits are here to support the whole you:
    • Competitive salary and benefits 
    • 401(k) Cruise matching program 
    • Medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
    • Flexible vacation and company paid holidays
    • Healthy meals and snacks provided
    • Paid parental leave & family expansion stipend
    • Monthly wellness stipend
    • Commuter benefits
  • We’re Integrated
    • Through our partnerships with General Motors and Honda, we are the only self-driving company with fully integrated manufacturing at scale.
  • We’re Funded
    • GM, Honda, SoftBank, and T. Rowe Price have invested billions in Cruise. Their backing for our technology demonstrates their confidence in our progress, team, and vision and makes us one of the leading autonomous vehicle organizations in the industry. Our deep resources greatly accelerate our operating speed.
  • We’re Independent
    • We have our own governance, board of directors, equity, and investors. Our independence allows us to not just work on the bleeding-edge of technology, but also define it.
  • We’re Vested
    • You won’t just own your work here, you’ll have the potential to own equity in Cruise, too. We are competing in a market that is projected to grow exponentially, which gives our company valuation room to grow. 

Cruise LLC is an equal opportunity employer.  All applicants for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, genetics or any other legally protected basis.   Below, you have the opportunity to share your preferred gender pronouns, gender, ethnicity, and veteran status with Cruise to help us identify areas of improvement in our hiring and recruitment processes. Completion of these questions is entirely voluntary.  Any information you choose to provide will be kept confidential, and will not impact the hiring decision in any way.

We also consider for employment qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable laws.  And, if you believe that you will need any type of accommodation, please let us know.

Note to Recruitment Agencies: Cruise does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Furthermore, Cruise does not pay placement fees for candidates submitted by any agency other than its approved partners.

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