Senior Data Engineer - Prediction and Behavior Modeling
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
We are looking to add a highly talented Prediction and Behavior Modeling Sr. Data Engineer to help us build probabilistic models of the future state of the world. As a software engineer, you will help design, measure, test, and visualize the performance of motion prediction models that we use to improve our interactions with cars, pedestrians, and other road users. Your software engineering and data analytics experience will inform your pragmatic approach to making a more intelligent autonomous vehicle. Does this sound like you?
The Motional global headquarters are located at 100 Northern Avenue in Boston, MA. Nestled in the bustling Seaport district with sweeping views of Boston Harbor and downtown Boston, the offices are located close to major transit lines and a quick walk to various restaurants and popular attractions.
What you'll be doing:
Dive into data to understand behaviors of external world actors such as cars, bikes, and pedestrians; leverage machine learning methods where appropriate
Help translate algorithms into production-level code
Help implement and evaluate a variety of ML models
Define, implement, and visualize performance metrics
Develop real-time visualizations of our estimates of the future state of the world
What we're looking for:
BS in computer science, engineering, or applied math with 7+ years practical experience in data science, modeling, statistics, and analysis of large data sets
Fluency with Python, including standard scientific computing libraries
Experience working with large data sets
Experience using modern software engineering tools (e.g., version control, CI)
Bonus points (not required):
Experience using common Machine Learning and Deep Learning algorithms (e.g., for classification, regression, and clustering)
Experience developing autonomous vehicles or robots
Experience with C++
Motional is making driverless vehicles a safe, reliable, and accessible reality.
Our team is commercializing a world-class driverless system. The Motional team is behind some of the industry’s largest leaps forward in the last decade, including the first fully-autonomous cross-country drive in the U.S, the launch of the world’s first robotaxi pilot, and operation of the world’s most-established public robotaxi fleet. Strategically formed by Hyundai Motor Groupand Aptiv, Motional is fundamentally changing how people move through their lives.
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