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Company Overview

Come join a higher calling and find a deeper purpose!   

TuSimple is a global Artificial Intelligence Technology Company.  We are the epicenter of the Autonomous Vehicle Universe. Our breakthroughs are multiple generations ahead of anyone in the world.  While inventing the framework of Autonomous Driving, our current fleet of autonomous Trucks are helping communities receive much-needed supplies and medical equipment around the clock. Our people are some of the most talented engineers and contributors who are leaving behind a historic legacy.  

TuSimple was founded half a decade ago 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 Artificial Intelligence, TuSimple is working to create the first  GLOBALLY commercially viable autonomous truck driving platform!

Opportunity Overview 

We are looking for a talented Operation and Test Engineer III in Tucson, AZ, with experience in computer software and hardware as well as technical documentation to join our team! You will record any technical notes and tag events as they occur. You will be working alongside autonomous vehicle operators monitoring, troubleshooting and documenting the performance of the autonomous system.  


  • Bachelor's or Associates degree IT, Computer Science, Information
  • 1 Year of Autonomous Vehicle Industry experience as a driving test engineer or driving quality assurance engineer.   Open to someone with 3 year of Data Center experience supporting Linux Systems (end to end) 
  • 3 year of professional support and admin over Linux devices, servers, systems
  • 3 years of trouble Linux (Ubuntu) shooting, configuration, customization, version control, over 
  • 3 year computer systems (laptop, server, desktop) building, trouble shooting, configuration, optimization. 
  • 1 year of basic networking
  • 1 year of technical documentation experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to use command line interfaces
  • Basic automotive electrical or computer system understanding
  • Reliable and safety oriented
  • Willing to be flexible on work schedule and open to learning new technology
  • Up to 75% Travel (Hotel and Meals Provided by Company)


  • Developing expertise in functional area providing accurate and appropriate feedback
  • Exemplify issue escalation to management
  • Consistent and accurate execution
  • Ability to reconstruct scenarios
  • Effectively communicate ongoing project updates with all stakeholders  
  • Basic troubleshooting of  hardware and software issues
  • Accurately set up, collect, verify and analyze data
  • Create, maintain, and improve technical documentation
  • Conduct pre and post trip inspections of the autonomous system
  • Perform data offloads and post trip system shutdowns
  • Spend extended periods of time testing and documenting in vehicle
  • You will spend long hours in a commercial vehicle hauling freight with a commercial driver

Bonus Points 

  • Experience with autonomous vehicles
  • Experience with computer hardware troubleshooting
  • Experience with commercial or heavy off highway vehicles
  • Background in Smart Hands


  • Employer-paid health, dental and vision insurance (very good PPO insurance) 
  • Company-paid full meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) served from the choice of local restaurants daily. 
  • A seemingly endless array of snacks, drinks, and fun food. 
  • Top-of-the-line tech equipment and office furniture (very comfortable) 
  • Competitive Salary. We know you’re worth it! 
  • Individual employee training education budget (spend it on the education and training you want!) 
  • We are a fast-growing, IPO-Bound Golden Unicorn! The energy here is amazing! 


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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