About the Company

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 seeking a Software Engineer to develop software that enable map-based autonomous driving. As part of the localization team, you will be able to design, implement, and improve algorithms used to localize a vehicle within the map in real time. You will also 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. 

  • Analyze & improve the current localization algorithms, ensuring our self-driving vehicles have the best localization accuracy to drive safely and smoothly on the road 
  • Apply excellent algorithm design & programming skills to develop our self-driving software
  • Collaborate closely with a creative team of engineers and researchers 
  • Gain a deep understanding of not only self-driving technology, but also its real-world challenges and how to convert such technology into real products 
  • Improve how our vehicles act and react in complex and nuanced situations  

What you’ll need to succeed: 

  • Bachelor’s degree, or foreign degree equivalent, in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Robotics Engineer, or engineering equivalent with 4 years' experience with relevant industry experience  
  • Strong foundation in software engineering best practices (i.e unit testing, refactoring and code/peer reviews)
  • Strong experience developing object-oriented software using modern C++ on Linux
  • Proficient understanding of probability, statistics, probabilistic modeling, and linear algebra
  • Experience writing components from scratch, software architecture and various design patterns

Bonus Points! 

  • Master's degree with relevant industry experience
  • Industry Experience in Robotics/Autonomy
  • Experience with ROS (Robot Operating System)

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

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