The AV Platform Test Team develops and executes the tests that verify the runtime infrastructure used by the autonomy system. This team exists at the intersection of the hardware and the autonomy system and focuses on exercising and testing the system infrastructure and middleware. The team ensures that a stable and performant system is available for the execution of autonomy algorithms.
As a team lead, you will be responsible for organizing the work of the team and working with senior leadership to build and execute the vision of the team.
The Motional global headquarters are located at 100 Northern Avenue in Boston, MA. Nestled in the busting 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
Provide technical leadership to the team
Be responsible for the professional growth of your team members.
Work with software, hardware, and tools development engineers to develop specific test software, hardware, and instrumentation
Develop automated tests and test frameworks in collaboration with stakeholder teams
Identify issues and create clear and comprehensive descriptions
Collaborate with developers to aid in issue resolution and verification
Analyze test results and document findings in comprehensive test reports
Manage issues throughout their entire lifecycle, driving them to resolution
What We're Looking For
Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, Robotics or relevant field
Working knowledge of software development lifecycle, testing processes and QA methodologies
Experience with Linux and some programming (Python, Bash/Shell)
Demonstrated problem solving skills and ability to think logically and remove bias from evaluation of problems
Experience in technical writing, technical drawings and documentation of mechatronics systems is preferred
Basic understanding of robotics systems including sensors, actuators, mechanical and software systems
Bonus Points (not required)
Experience with autonomous vehicle software and hardware testing.
Experience testing safety-critical applications
Experience in using issue tracking tools is preferred (esp. Atlassian Confluence, Jira, GitLab)
Why You Should Join Us
This is an exciting opportunity for a test engineer to join a very dynamic team of people focused on creating and executing tests for our autonomous vehicle system. As an engineer you will work very closely with the development teams, as well as have hands-on experience with the autonomous vehicle.
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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