2019-01-18 Waymo
Embedded Software Engineer, Radar
Mountain View, California, United States

Waymo is the self-driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to move around. Building on software and sensor technology developed at Google, Waymo is now launching the world’s first fully self-driving transportation service that will take members of the public from A to B at the touch of a button.

Software Engineering builds the brains of Waymo's fully self-driving vehicles. Our software allows our vehicles to perceive the world around them, make the right decision for every situation, and deliver people safely to their destinations. We think deeply and solve complex technical challenges in areas like robotics, perception, decision-making and deep learning, while collaborating with hardware and systems engineers. If you’re a software engineer or researcher who’s curious and passionate about Level 4 autonomous driving, we'd like to meet you. 

In this software engineering role role, you'll:

  • Develop software for board level and system level testing of sensors used in self-driving cars
  • Develop software to bring up new hardware
  • Collaborate with Development and Hardware Test Engineering teams to conduct hands-on troubleshooting of PCBAs, subassemblies and systems
  • Work with Waymo’s Tool and Infrastructure SWEs to optimize the software infrastructure for linking with CM’s manufacturing software systems
  • Provide on-site management of manufacturing partners to manage assembly line bring-up including automation

At a minimum we'd like you to have:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering , Computer Engineering or equivalent practical experience
  • 3+ years of experience in software development

It’s preferred if you have:

  • Strong experience in Python and computer networking
  • Experience in embedded software development
  • Experience in board level circuit testing and troubleshooting
  • International experience, particularly in Asia and ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 15% of the time
At Waymo, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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