TuSimple was founded in 2015 with the goal of bringing the top minds in the world together to achieve the dream of a driverless truck solution. With a foundation in computer vision, algorithms, mapping, and AI, TuSimple is working to create the first commercially viable autonomous truck driving platform with L4 (SAE) levels of safety.


Job Description

You will be intimately involved in the R&D, simulation, commissioning process of the vehicle control system. You need to be able to work independently and deliver reliable results in a timely fashion. You are also expected to collaborate with engineers who are working on different modules to conduct integration and tests.


  • Design and implement the core algorithms in autonomous vehicle control
  • Design and test vehicle dynamic models
  • Integrate and test the autonomous vehicle system


  • Deep understanding of control theory and vehicle dynamics
  • Ability of prototyping and implementation
  • Background in control system design, signal processing, dynamic system modeling, and the experience in applying these disciplines to ground vehicle or mobile robotic systems
  • Experience in control methods such as Model Predictive Control, Pure Pursuit, Optimal Control, or Adaptive Control
  • Familiar with dynamic system model identification and the methodologies in parameter estimation
  • Proficiency in MATLAB/Simulink, and Python or C/C++ is required
  • PhD or MS student in a Vehicle Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Automation, or Robotics programs focusing on ground vehicles and/or mobile robots.


  • Experience in the development in the vehicle control system (CC, ACC, ESC, EPS)
  • Experience competing in autonomous driving contests
  • Prior industry internships in vehicle control, autonomous driving, or robotics
  • Experience in automobile engineering including tire model, powertrain of vehicle, K&C characteristic, etc.



  • Work with world class AI Engineers
  • Shape the landscape of autonomous driving
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner
  • Full Kitchen with unlimited snacks and fruits
  • Weekly team happy hour 

TuSimple is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This company does not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, age, handicap, religion, national origin or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.

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