Senior Software Engineer, AV Computer Vision
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.