At Torc, we have always believed that autonomous vehicle technology will transform how we travel, move freight, and do business.
A leader in autonomous driving since 2007, Torc has spent over a decade commercializing our solutions with experienced partners. Now a part of the Daimler family, we are focused solely on developing software for automated trucks to transform how the world moves freight.
Join us and catapult your career with the company that helped pioneer autonomous technology, and the first AV software company with the vision to partner directly with a truck manufacturer.
What you’ll do:
We are looking for an Autonomy Software Engineer to develop tools that enable map-based autonomous driving. As part of the mapping team, you will be able to design, implement, and improve algorithms used to create and manage map data as well as assess the health of maps. Moreover, you will be responsible for developing components to support on-vehicle software.
Analyze and develop the current map creation and maintenance algorithms, ensuring our self-driving vehicles have the most accurate maps, to drive safely and smoothly on the road
Research the state-of-the-art mapping algorithms and apply excellent algorithm design and programming skills to improve our software
Prototype and deploy robust and reliable solutions to map creation and maintenance problems
Collaborate closely with a creative team of engineers and researchers
Gain a deep understanding of not only the self-driving technology, but also its real-world challenges and how to convert such technology into real products
What you’ll need to Succeed:
A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Robotics, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or related technical field
Either a Master degree or a Bachelors of Science with 4+ years of relevant work experience in robotics, aerospace or automotive systems engineering
Good knowledge with algorithm design and C++ programming
Good knowledge with Linux OS
Excellent communication skills with ability to collaborate efficiently with other team members
Ability to troubleshoot software, optimize code, and perform unit testing. Be able to collaborate with other team members to do integration testing
Understanding of 3D Geometry /Transforms
Experience with Python
Experience with ROS (Robot Operating System)
Experience with Machine Learning
Perks of being a Torc’r
Torc cares about our team members and we strive to provide benefits and resources to support their health, work/life balance, and their future. Additionally, we are always open to suggestions to accommodate individual employee needs. Torc offers:
Full coverage of monthly medical premiums for full-time employees
Medical/dental/vision/ AD+D and Life Insurance
401K plan with employer matching
Annual learning and development stipend
Leadership development training
Collaborative, energetic, and team-focused work environment
Flexibility in schedule and generous paid vacation