Senior Software Engineer, AV Computer Vision

NVIDIA Corp.

Santa Clara, CA


We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer for our Autonomous Vehicle efforts within the HD Mapping Automation team. Automation team combines state of the art Machine Learning and Computer Vision techniques to generate a variety of semantic features. We operate in a fast-paced and highly experimental fashion and seek the best engineers passionate about solving problems for self-driving cars with a strong background in software development. We build platforms, web services, and tools to ingest terabytes of sensor data through a complex pipeline with advanced deep learning models and math algorithms to produce the highest quality HD maps for self driving cars. Are you interested in building future technologies to create and serve HD maps to millions of self-driving cars across the globe? If so, join us!

We operate in a fast-paced and highly experimental fashion and seek the best engineers passionate about solving problems for self-driving cars with a background in software development and computer vision. Are you interested in building future technologies to create and serve HD maps to millions of self-driving cars across the globe? If so, join us!

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Developing Deep Learning components for both training and inference stages

  • Developing tools to generate and handle big training datasets for different Deep Learning models

  • Developing computer vision algorithms for Deep Learning data preprocessing and post-processing

  • Integrating Deep Learning algorithms into realistic large-scale map making pipelines

  • Supporting mapping services operations

  • Collaborating with other engineering teams within NVIDIA mapping

What We Need To See:

  • A deep understanding of and background in applying classical Computer Vision and modern Machine Learning techniques for real world applications

  • Related math understanding, such as Geometry, Linear Algebra and Numerical Analysis

  • Proficient in C++, Java and Python, with ability to write clean maintainable code.

  • A self motivated, collaborative and problem solving mindset

  • Strive to learn, solve, and own hard problems end to end.

  • Good communication and analytical skills.

  • Ability to work with multiple teams.

  • Great team player but an independent self starter.

  • MS/PhD Computer science or related areas (or equivalent experience)

  • 6+ years of industry experience

Ways To Stand Out From The Crowd:

  • Knowledge of the HD map industry.

  • Prior experience in developing algorithms to automate landmark creation

  • Ability to demonstrate automation improvements

  • Attention to detail and to make every aspect of map making process more efficient

  • Familiarity with at least one of the following Deep Learning libraries: TensorFlow, Caffe, Caffe2, MXNet, Torch

With competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, we are widely considered to be one of the technology world’s most desirable employers. We have some of the most forward-thinking and hardworking people in the world working for us and, due to unprecedented growth, our exclusive engineering teams are rapidly growing. If you're a creative and autonomous engineer with a real passion for technology, we want to hear from you.

The base salary range is 176,000 USD - 333,500 USD. Your base salary will be determined based on your location, experience, and the pay of employees in similar positions.

You will also be eligible for equity and benefits. NVIDIA accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

NVIDIA is committed to fostering a diverse work environment and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law. ID:uDnQdo