Perception Lead - Robotics

Perception Lead - Robotics




An opportunity to become a key member of the #1 autonomous trucking company.


The Perception team is responsible for perceiving the environment around vehicle and providing the rest of the software stack with information to take driving decisions and actions. Perception team takes ownership of the stack starting from raw sensor information, running ML models as well as classic CV techniques on them, performing error filtering as well as tracking, and finally passing information on to different modules based on their requirements. 


The team is heavily involved in discussions with other teams to finalize requirements based on design considerations.


What you’ll do

  • Responsible for perception team technical deliverables

  • Work with Engineering Directors and Technical Project Managers to allocate team members to sprints

  • Reflect and embody company values for the team

  • Willing to act as an IC on a regular basis

  • Ensure your team delivers high output

  • Set direction for the team, anticipate strategic and scaling-related challenges

  • Be heavily involved in decision making for technical and product strategy.


What you’ll need to succeed:


  • Experience with Robotics perception

  • Experience writing code in C++ and/or python

  • Knowledge and/or experience with deep learning


Nice to have or willing to learn

  • Managerial experience

  • Experience with ROS