Are you interested in leading a Simulation Tools Team? The Motional simulation system combines the best of commercial and internally developed tools to provide a cohesive simulation platform for testing and validation. You will build and maintain the suite of simulation tools in coordination with other development groups.
You will be responsible for organizing the work of the team and supporting cross-team efforts to improve our simulation tools and tooling. Through this you will help drive an engineering vision that aligns your team with multiple dependency partners and the product vision.
The Motional Pittsburgh office is located in the new Hazelwood Green development at 4734 Second Avenue, a culmination of the city’s goal of restoring an economic driver to the neighborhood in a thoughtful, inclusive, and sustainable way. With views along the Monongahela river, the Pittsburgh office is in the heart of this new state of the art development.
What You'll Be Doing:
Lead the team responsible for building and improving our simulation tools.
Collaborate with internal and external partners to implement solutions.
Be responsible for the professional growth of your team members.
Build the team by hiring world class engineers as well as maintain the health of the existing team.
Contribute to the long-term vision of the team and organization, working closely with other engineering leaders and product management.
Leverage your experience in production software environments to build and deploy stable, reliable systems.
Provide software solutions that scale to support our global development team.
What we are looking for:
BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent knowledge and work experience
5+ years professional experience in software development
3+ years professional experience leading software development teams
Experience with simulation systems
C++ (i.e. C++11, C++14, C++17) development experience in a Unix/Linux environment.
Advanced knowledge of software engineering principles including software design, source control management, build processes, code reviews, testing methods.
Bonus Points (not required) :
Experience with autonomous vehicle simulation software solutions or related technical areas such as flight simulation systems or other real time modeling systems.
Experience with cloud services, such as AWS
Game development or similar experience
Experience in safety-critical applications and hard real-time constraints
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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